Come to our colony!!

You got peaches, we got peaches

Before heading to Florida Beaches, come over and have some Georgia peaches

Geography, Climate, Resources

Indigo, rice, sugar were the main resources used, also -Resources

Natural resources-Resources

Trades-Resources

Hilly, Coastal plains-Geography

The Southern colonies were the warmest of the three regions the winters were not difficult to survive but the hot and humid summers gave rise to the spread of disease. The warm climate made it possible to grow crops throughout the year and was ideally suited for plantations-Climate


Government/Religion/Beliefs

By 1775 Georgia was governed as a Royal colony -Government

Catholics, Anglican-Religion

Was not dominated by religion so it gave way to religious freedom-Beliefs


Jobs available

Milliner

A apothecary

Brick-maker

Tailor


History

- Founded in 1732 by James Oglethorpe and others

- Southern colony

- Province of Georgia was English


Daily life

Men

- Supervised slaves


Women

- Quilted

- Helped raise kids


Children

-Helped out on the farm