Middle Colonies

New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware

Jobs in the Middle Colonies were Lumbering, shipping, Slave trading, farming, and Iron mining

Why Was The Colony Founded?

People came to the Middle Colonies because they wanted religious freedom and to start a new life. When people started the settlement, majority agreed that everything should be fair, and everyone should be treated equally.

Government and Slavery

Slavery was not often because the Middle Colonies encouraged that everyone should be treated the same way and because they thought things should be fair. The government was elected by citizens for the same reason.

If you like all these qualities, the Middle Colonies is right for you!