Life In Colonial America
By: Mariah Ordaz and Zoey Lavergne
What Was the Colonial Times?
The Colonial Times was when European nations came to the America to increase their wealth and increase their power. the spanish were the first to settle in the 'New World' which is now known as the United States of America. This happened around the time of 1492-1763.
The First Colony:
How The People Made money:
Colonial Women's Lifestyle:
How Women Were Treated
Tending to the house
Here the woman is tending to the house and children
The woman (lets call her susan) is reading and weaving her dress.
the woman and her child
Native American Women
What they Ate and Their jobs.
Some Jobs they had included
BOATMAN: a person who worked on a boat, predominately on rivers and canals; boat repairer
BOATSWAIN: an officer in charge of the sails and rigging
ALEWIFE a woman who kept an alehouse or tavern
BLADESMITH: swordmaker or knife maker
FOOT-MAIDEN: a female attendant