Northern Colonies

Nicole N.Ashley V.Shelton V.Angel S.

Northern Colony Facts

Massachusetts,Rhode Island,Connecticut,New Hampshire Colonies


Massachusetts Facts

Founded in1630

Major Town:CharterPuritanBoston, Quincy, Plymouth, Salem, Lexington and Concord



John Winthrop

Rhode Island Facts

Founded in1636

Charter Religious FreedomProvidence, Portsmouth and Newport


Roger Williams
Anne Hutchinson


Connecticut Facts

Founded in 1636

Charter Puritan Hartford, New Haven,Wethersfield and Windsor


Thomas Hooker


New Hampshire Facts

Founded in: 1638

Royal Puritan Dover and Exeter


John Mason


Economy

Fish, whale products, ships, timber products, furs, maple syrup, copper, livestock products, horses, rum, whiskey and beer.


Climate

  • Coldest of the three regions, mild and short summers leading to long, cold winters but less disease than in the warmer colonies.


Geography

The geography of New England consisted of mountains thick with trees, rivers and poor rocky soil that was difficult to farm and unsuitable for crops.


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