Comparison of Colonial regions

Kentavious sprowl

New England

Religion dissent was one of the most common reasons people came to America one such group was the puritans they wanted to establish a community built solely on pure biblical teachings in 1620 a group of puritans established a colony at Plymouth Massachusetts they became known at the pilgrims

Middle region

The middle colonies had more religions and were more culturally diverse the middle colonies depended on both farming and commerce farmers raised staple crops the larger cities had important ports for shipping products overseas

South region

South region

The first successful English settlement was Jamestown Virginia in 1607 it was established by a joint stock company called the Virginia company the first few years were hard bitter cold winters disease and starvation killed many of the settlers natives Americans helped allowing Jamestown to survive