1640s

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1640

This section is transcluded from 1640. (edit | history)


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1641

This section is transcluded from 1641. (edit | history)


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1642

This section is transcluded from 1642. (edit | history)


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Abel Tasman sights New Zealand.

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  • The Dutch drive Spain from Taiwan.
  • The village of Bro (Broo) in Sweden is granted the city rights for the second time and takes the name Kristinehamn (literally "Christina's port") after the then Swedish monarch, Queen Christina.


1643

This section is transcluded from 1643. (edit | history)


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1644

This section is transcluded from 1644. (edit | history)


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  • The West India Company displayed greater interest in profit than in colonization

1645

This section is transcluded from 1645. (edit | history)


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1646

This section is transcluded from 1646. (edit | history)


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1647

This section is transcluded from 1647. (edit | history)


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1648

This section is transcluded from 1648. (edit | history)


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1649

This section is transcluded from 1649. (edit | history)

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Significant people[edit]

  • Tobias Peoples of York

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References[edit]

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  11. ^ The Work of the Westminster Assembly John Murray, (The Presbyterian Guardian 1942)
  12. ^ History of the Great Civil War vol. iii, S.R. Gardiner (London 1889)
  13. ^ Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Scotland 1644–1651, David Stevenson (Newton Abbott 1977)
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