Countries that Have Colonized the Americas

Can you name every country who has colonized territory in the Americas?
Includes countries that do not exist anymore.
Dates based off of first permanent settlement.
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Last updated: February 15, 2022
First submittedSeptember 11, 2020
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Period of Time
Territory
Country
980s-1380
Canada and Greenland
Norsemen
1380-
Caribbean and Greenland
Denmark (Personal Union with Norway)
1492-1898
Various
Spain
1529-1546
Venezuela
Augsburg
1532-1822
Brazil and Uruguay
Portugal
1607-
Various
United Kingdom
1608-
Various
France
1615-
Guyana, New York, and the Caribbean
Netherlands
1629-1702
Nova Scotia and East Jersey
Scotland
1638-1814
Caribbean and New Jersey
Sweden
1651-1665
Caribbean
Knights Hospitaller
1654-1690
Tobago
Courland
1685-1693
Saint Thomas
Brandenburg
1784-1867
Alaska and California
Russian Empire
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Level 56
Jun 21, 2021
Asia and Africa quizzes coming in the future, though they are not as clear cut as the Americas and so it'll be hard to find accurate dates for a lot of countries, it'll take a while.
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Level 64
Sep 11, 2020
Good quiz! Could you accept Russia for Russian empire?
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Level 56
Sep 11, 2020
Okay
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Level 57
Apr 8, 2021
Cool! I didn't know about Scotland.