The first permanent English settlement in the New World was established in Jamestown, Virginia in 1607. It was originally called James Fort and had to be abandoned several times. It was renamed James Towne in 1619.
Roanoke was the first settlement, but the people disappeared and the settelemnt was abandoned. Jamestown was the first permanant English settlement. It was named for King James I of England, and was founded in the Virginia Colony on May 14, 1607.
The first permanent (and successful) English settlement founded in the "New World" was the Jamestown colony. Founded in 1607, it was located in what would become the state of Virginia, in the central Eastern seaboard region of the American colonies -- and, eventually, of the United States.
Permanent colonization of the New World began in 1607 with the English settlement of Jamestown, in what we now call Virginia. From the beginning, Jamestown, which was named after King James I, had its troubles.
Yes it was the first English settlement in the "New World", It was founded in May 1607, this is when the triangular fort was first completed. 13 years later the Mayflower landed in Plymouth MA founding Massachusetts.
On May 14, 1607, a small company of J&Rsettlers landed at a point on the James River J&Rin Virginia and established the settlement of J&RJamestown. It was the first permanent J&REnglish settlement in the New World.