Mobile dating in usa
In 1763, the Treaty of Paris was signed, ending the Seven Years' War, which Britain won, defeating France.
By this treaty, France ceded its territories east of the Mississippi River to Britain.
River transportation was aided by the introduction of steamboats in the early decades of the 19th century.The European settlement of Mobile began with French colonists, who in 1702 constructed Fort Louis de la Louisiane, at Twenty-seven Mile Bluff on the Mobile River, as the first capital of the French colony of La Louisiane.It was founded by French Canadian brothers Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville and Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de Bienville, to establish control over France's claims to La Louisiane.Beginning in 1830, Mobile was host to the first formally organized Carnival mystic society to celebrate with a parade in the United States.(In New Orleans such a group is called a krewe.) Although debated by Alabama historians, they may have been descendants of the Native American tribe whose small fortress town, Mabila, was used to conceal several thousand native warriors before an attack in 1540 on the expedition of Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto.