Colonial Region Activity
Riley Pratt (John) Hour 1
The 13 Colonies
2. William Penn wanted Pennsylvania to be a "haven for quakers" because the Anglicans and Puritans persecuted the Quakers. He also names it the "holy experiment"
4. Charles the II kept part of New Amersterdam and renamed it New York, and gave the rest, now New Jersey to two of his friends.
5. King Charles the second had a grant for land in North and South carolina, making it the first available land to the british to colonize. The colonies attracted a diverse crowd and developed North and South Carolina.