New england colonies

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New England Colonies

  • Fact 1 - Geography: The geography of New England consisted of mountains thick with trees, rivers and poor rocky soil that was difficult to farm and unsuitable for crops


Rhode island colony fact


Founded:1636

Government: charter

Religion:Religion

Major Towns:providence,portsmouth and new port

Major People:roger williams anne hutchinson

massachusets

Founded:1630

Government: charter

Religion: puritan

Major Towns: Boston,Quincy,Plymouth,Salem,Lexington,and concord

Major People: John winthorp


Connecticut colony fact

founded:1636

goverment:chater

religion:purtain

major towns:hardford,new haven,wethersfield and windsor

major people:thomas hooker

new hampshire colony facts

founded:1638


goverment:royal

religion:puritan

major towns:dover and exeter\

major people:John mason


climate

- Climate: Coldest of the three regions, mild and short summers leading to long, cold winters but less disease than in the warmer colonies


Economic

Trade / Exports: Fish, whale products, ships, timber products, furs, maple syrup, copper, livestock products, horses, rum, whiskey and beer - refer to Colonial Times

Geography

Geography: The geography of New England consisted of mountains thick with trees, rivers and poor rocky soil that was difficult to farm and unsuitable for crops