List of Former European Colonies - West Indies and The Caribbean

West Indies and The Caribbean

Brandenburg

  • St Thomas

Britain

  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Jamaica
  • Leeward Islands
    • Antigua and Barbuda
    • Dominica
    • Saint Christopher (St Kitts)-Nevis
  • Windward Islands
    • Grenada
    • Saint Lucia
    • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Courland

Denmark

France

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Grenada
  • Montserrat
  • Saint Barthélemy
  • Nevis
  • Saint Christophe (St Kitts)
  • Saint Croix
  • Saint-Domingue (Haiti)
  • Sainte-Lucia (St Lucia)
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Tobago

Knights of Malta

  • Saint-Barthélemy
  • Saint Christopher (St Kitts)
  • Saint Croix
  • Tortuga (off coast of Haiti)

Netherlands

  • Anegada
  • New Walcheren (Tobago)
  • Saint Croix
  • Tortola
  • Virgin Gorda

Portugal

  • Barbados

Spain

  • Bahamas
  • Cuba
  • Island of Hispanola (Dominican Republic and Haiti)
  • Jamaica
  • Puerto Rico
  • Trinidad

Sweden

  • Guadeloupe
  • Saint-Barthélemy

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