1611 - 1620

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1611

Plantation of Ulster with English and Scottish colonists

Authorised (King James) Version of Bible in England

May 22: James VI & I created the title of baronet

1616

April 23: Death of Shakespeare

Ben Jonson becomes first Poet Laureate

1617

Register of Sasines (land leases) established in Scotland record of the transfer of land and property

1620

December 21 (December 16 OS): The Mayflower reaches America founds Plymouth, New England

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