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The New Netherland colony was a Dutch colony founded in in the early 1600s. The English saw it as a threat because New Netherland was situated between the New England colonies and the English colonies in the South. In 1664, the English took over this colony.

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What happened to new netherland?

They got pushed out by the English because they thought the dutch were a threat.

Why did the English seize the Dutch colony of New Netherland?

The english seize the dutch colony of new netherland by driving the dutch out of new netherland. P.S this might be wrong

When did New Netherland fall to England?

The English captured New Netherland in 1664.

Who took over New Netherland in 1664?

The English took over New Netherland in 1664.

Why did English view New Netherlands as a threat?

New Netherlands had valuable harbor and thriving river trade

Who was the Conqueror of New Sweden who later lost New Netherland to the English?

The conqueror of New Sweden who later lost New Netherland to the English was Peter Stuyvesant. He would serve as the last Dutch Director-General of the colony of New Netherland from 1647.

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Why did New England want the New Netherlands?

Because the Dutch (New Netherland) colony was a threat to England because of its trade. It was also a threat cause of the dutch's expanding settlements and it's location.

Did the English take over new netherland in 1664?

Yes they did, And they named it New York

How did the English acquire New Netherlands?

They threatened and tried to drive Dutch out of New Netherland

What happened in New Netherland after the Dutch settled there?

New Netherland is the land in the US that is now New York City and the Hudson Valley. Eventually, the English took over and renamed it.

Why did Charles 2 want new netherland?

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True or false England conquered New Netherland without bloodshed?

true,The English made a deal with The Dutch, the Dutch know that they were going to lose New Netherland to the English anyways(because the English was stronger in that area) and the English know that they were going to lose Banda niera no matter what'(because the Dutch was stronger in that area) So the English traded Banda niera for New Netherland.(this was written by a Dutch citizen)

In what year did the English capture New Amsterdam from the Dutch?

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