Calusa refuse forced conversion to Christianity (southwest Florida)
Already weakened by disease, the Calusa allow a Jesuit missionary into their territory but refuse...Read More
Spain establishes colony at Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo
Spanish forces under colonial governor Juan de Onate march north from Mexico. The Apaches and...Read More
Guale Indians rebel (Georgia)
The Guale off of the Georgia coast rebel against the Spanish mission and encomienda system.
Acoma Pueblo Massacre
New Mexico governor Juan de Onate is determined to consolidate his rule in New Mexico...Read More