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History of Trinidad

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BRIEF HISTORY OF TRINIDAD

Posted on August 31, 2009 at 8:33 PM Comments comments (0)

Christopher Columbus discovered Trinidad on his third voyage in 1498.  The inhabitants of the island were the aboriginal people, the Caribs and the Arawaks.  The first serious attempt to Colonize and develop the island was in 1777 when the King of Spain invited Frenchmen of the Roman Catholic faith from the other West Indian islands to come to Trinidad.  The invitation was readily accepted and the French came in the thousands bringing with them their slaves captu...

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