Anglo-Powhatan Wars Timeline
1610 - 1646
The Anglo-Powhatan Wars of Virginia.
1610 - 1614
Wahunsenacah launches and directs the First Powhatan War in an effort to drive the English from his land.
John Rolfe marries Pocahontas; union ends the First Powhatan War.
1614 - 1622
Peace of Pocahontas between English colonists and Powhatans; established by the marriage of Pocahontas and John Rolfe.
1622 - 1626
Second Powhatan War.
22 Mar 1622
The "Indian Massacre" of the Jamestown colony when the Powhatan Confederacy fights for their land; over 300 colonists killed.
c. 1630 - 1644
Peace between English Colonists and Native Americans kept by palisade built between them.
1644 - 1646
Third Powhatan War.
Powhatan Confederacy dissolved by Treaty of 1646.
Treaty of Middle Plantation sets up reservations for the surviving Powhatan tribes; English colonists claim Powhatan lands.