Dating france indians
Then the British and American strength, fed by British sea power, began to tell.In 1758 Louisbourg fell; in 1759 James Wolfe captured Quebec; and in 1760 Montreal surrendered to Jeffery Amherst and with it all of New France.In 1671 Simon François d’Aumont (or Daumont, sieur de St. Marie took possession of all the interior of the North American continent for France as an extension of New France.Meanwhile, Britain and France were competing intensely for land and trade on the American continent.
Lawrence River, Newfoundland, and Acadia (Nova Scotia) but gradually expanding to include much of the Great Lakes region and parts of the trans-Appalachian West.
Few followed thereafter, but by natural increase the population began to expand rapidly.
The first intendant, Jean Baptiste Talon (1665––72), stimulated colonization and industry. Louis Jolliet explored the Mississippi until he was sure it flowed into the Gulf of Mexico, not into the Pacific Ocean.
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Also known as the Seven Years’ War, this New World conflict marked another chapter in the long imperial struggle between Britain and France.