Colonial New Jersey
How New Jersey was in the 1600's
We are the best!
Here is how we started:
The English came here in 1664 for resources, trading, and then decided to give the land to the Duke of York as a present!
WE ARE SLAVERY FREE
New Jersey, New Recruits
Friday, Dec. 5th 1664 at 6:30am
Trenton City Hall, Trenton, NJ, United States
Come to New Jersey and start a New Nation™.
If you want to come to New Jersey, you have got to work. But good thing, we have jobs galore. Here Are are some things you can do to gain money and pass the time.
Make tools and weapons for use of other colonists.
Toil on the fields for food and resources.
Master the ocean and sea to collect fish for food and money.
While your husband works hard, you can tend the house. Here is what women do.
Go to the nearby lake and wash your family's clothes.
Clean the House
Tend to the house to keep it tidy.
Make breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
In New Jersey we've got lots of grain. Wheat , oats, rye, we have got it all. If you like bread, then you will like New Jersey.
We hope you want to come to New Jersey!
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