massachsetts bay colony
by Chris Greathouse and Jaylin Anderson
when the colony began
John Winthrop was the one who found our colony and more at Massachusetts bay discovered our colony. John Winthrop was the first governor in Massachusetts bay he died at the age of 1649.
Year it was found
Massachusetts was found on 1663 Febuary 6
What region was the colony
Massachusetts region is New England
Why was it founded
Massachusetts was founded by the pertains that came to Massachusetts because they wanted religious freedom.
Water,wildlife,forest, and land
What's the geography climate
The Common wealth of Massachusetts occupied 8,257 square miles and about 1/8 of New England’s total land area. Almost abouthalf of the State is forestland. Its north south width is approximately 50 miles, except 100 miles in the eastern, Atlantic coast, portion. Massachusetts has rainfalls between inches 40 and 48 inches and average snow fall of 43.3 in (110.0 cm) in state’s capital, Boston.