Comparison of Colonial Regions
New England Region
Religious dissent was one of the most common reasons people came to Ameria. New England farms were small for the primary purpose of allowing families to be self-sufficient. The New England colonies relied heavily on the Atlantic Ocean. The Puritan church was a central part of life in New England.
The Middle Region
The middle region was started because of money. The middle colonies had more religious tolerance and were more culturally diverse. The middle colonies depended on both farming and commerce. The middle colonies featured a more diverse population under the leadership of William penn.
The southern colonies was started warm and damp climate which was good for growing crops. Southern society tended to be divided between the rich plantation owners, poor farmers, and slaves. Anglican was the religan for the southern colonies.