Southern Colonies

Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia

Virginia

Founder: John Smith, 1607

Established Religion: Anglican

Economy: Agriculture

Government: Royal

Maryland

Founder: George Calvert, 1632

Established Religion: Roman Catholics and other

Economy: Agriculture

Government:Propriety

North Carolina and South Carolina

North

Founder: Virginia Colonists 1653

Established Religion: Anglican

Economy: Agriculture

Government:Royal


South

Founder: English Colonists 1663

Established Religion: Anglican

Economy: Agriculture

Government:Royal

Georgia

Founder: James Oglethorpe 1732

Established Religion: Anglican

Economy: Agriculture

Government:Royal