Massachusetts Bay Colony
The Massachusetts Bay colony was founded in 1630.
The Massachusetts Bay colony was founded by John Winthrop.
This colony was founded so the Puritans can pursue their faith.
The main sources of income were lumbering and shipbuilding because there was a large abundance of trees.
There were long harsh winters and short mild summers.
There were mountains thick with trees and many surrounding rivers The soil there was rocky, dry soil that was unusable.