thirteen colonies

ashton,alexis,amber,mathieux

southern colonies

Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia


Maryland colonies

Founded :1633

Region: Southern

Government:proprietary

Religion:anglicans and baptists

Major Towns:baltimore and annapolis

Famous People:george calvert


Virginia colonies


Founded :1607

Region: Southern

Government:royal

Religion: Anglican and baptist

Major Towns:Jamestown,Williamsburg,and Richmond

Famous People:John Smith


North Carolina colonies


Founded : 1653

Region:Southern

Government:Royal

Religion:Anglican and Baptist

Major Towns:Brunswick town,and Raleigh

Famous People:Lords proprietors


South Carolina colonies

Founded :1663

Region: Southern

Government:Royal

Religion:Anglican and Baptist

Major Towns:Charleston and Sumter

Famous People:Charter of carolina


Georgia Colonies

Founded : 1732

Region:Southern

Government:Royal

Religion:Anglican and Baptist

Major Towns:Savannah,Hardwicke and Wrightsboro

Famous People:James Oglethorpe


Economy

Trade / Exports: Tobacco, cotton, rice, indigo (dye), lumber, furs, farm products


Climate

Warmest of the three regions, winters not difficult to survive, but the hot and humid summers gave rise to the spread of disease.


Geography

The geography of the Southern Colonies featured fertile soil, hilly coastal plains, forests, long rivers and swamp areas


Big image
Big image