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Jamaica History

Prehistory As part of the Antilles, Jamaica’s early development is dealt with under the term Central America (Prehistory). History Columbus arrived in Jamaica in 1494, which was then populated by Arawak Indians. The Spanish colonization began in 1509 and led to a strong decimation of the Native American population. Under William Penn’s leadership, the English… Read More »