Freedom Throughout the Ages
Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the New World, founded.
Landing of settlers in Great Bay at the future site of Freedom.Buccaneers claim Tortuga, off the northwest coast of Hispaniola, in the Caribbean.
Freedom officially founded with the building of its first common house and town hall
Founding of Bayview
Prophet’s Crusade, witch-hunts begin in the Freedom area.
Elijah Prophet leaves Freedom, ending the infamous witch-hunts.
Founding of Port Regal
Founding of Kingston
Founding of Hanover
Initial protests against the excesses of British troops in Freedom, Boston, and New York.
Kingston Tea Party (a show of solidarity with Colonial rebels in Boston)