The founder of New York?
They settled New Jersey because The Duke of York ( the Founder of New York) decided he had to much area to govern easily so he gave them his 'extra' land. They settled New Jersey because The Duke of York ( the Founder of New York) decided he had to much area to govern easily so he gave them his 'extra' land.
Henry Hudson was the one to claim New York and name it New Netherlands, but a man by the name of Giovanni de Verrazzano was the first European explorer to enter New York harbor. The area was inhabited by a Native American tribe called the Lenape. Henry Hudson was English, but he was working for the Dutch East India company, which was why the colony was called New Netherlands. Later, the British took over the…
Who was the founder and what is the name of the prominent mega-corporation in Spider-Man's New York?
New York Manumission Society founder with John Jay in 1785. It is an American organization founded to promoted abolition of slavery especially of African descendants within the state of New York. This also founded schools and orphanage for children of slaves. 1799 they abolished slaves in New York State.