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Who founded the Colony of New York in 1624?

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Answered 2011-09-13 15:47:26

In 1624 the Dutch first settled the area now known as New Netherland. The Dutch were financed by Dutch West India Company. Then in 1664 a man named the Duke of York, King Charles II brother became the owner of new netherland and renamed it New York:)

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