Georgia

By Brooke and Haley

Who founded your colony?

James Oglethorpe, a British general and philanthropist.

What region was your colony in?

It was located in the Southeastern United States.

What is the climate and geography?

It typically has a humid, subtropical climate, with states having mild winters and hot summers.

What were Georgias economic resources?

Crops. True Story.

Why was it founded?

Oglethorpe was a member of the parliament and was concerned about the atrocious and crowded conditions of the prison. But when he resolved to the ships there were plenty of room for the prison inmates.

When was Georgia founded?

February 12, 1733.