New York

New York a place to stay

Reasons for Settlement

They appointed people to run the colony. They had good farming they grow fruits and vegetables , Trade and soil.

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Geography and Climate

New York had cold snowy winters and hot humid summers.New york has wetlands along the hudson river and it was forested along the mountains to the north

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Religion

New york had/has various faiths. New york's main religion was Catholic.

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Government

In new york the british appointed governor and the council was alternated with elected assembly.

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Economy

The sort of jobs new york had/has were furtrapping,lumbering,shipping,Slave trade,merchants,tradesmen,farming and iron mining.

Settlers

The people that settled here were dutch and english seeking new lives.In 1664 James Duke of York moved here. In 1624 the Dutch west india company also moved here. They founded new york.