Skeletons In Jamestown Revealed To Be Colonial Leaders
Here’s an interesting discovery of skeletons in Jamestown belonging to the 1608-1617 era. Marilyn Scallan Epstein wrote the article and covered the research extensively.
History always has numerous secrets and hidden facts and figures. There will always be something new that archaeologists and historians will discover every day if they keep researching. Due to the various technological advancements, we can dig up more places and gather more information about past civilizations.
An archaeological dig took place in 2013 at Jamestown in Virginia. Researchers found various parts of four different skeletons that belonged to colony leaders. They were not just any colony leaders but the first British leaders who were successful in their attempt to forge a new lifestyle in a different world past the Atlantic.
Scientists did not only take help with archaeology but used different research methods, evidence, skeleton analyses, 3D technology, chemical workings, and genealogical information to get to this conclusion.