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Unformatted text preview: church, probably the first in America • Rhode Island- Rogue Island • Charters granted for Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Bay Colony’s charter revoked by London authorities. • 3 anglo-dutch naval wars fought • Dutch got new york “new Amsterdam” • England took new Amsterdam over and renamed “new york” duke of york • Kept a lot of the Dutch’s old names and past times • William Penn and Quakers start Pennsylvania • People from Germany, France, and England come to Philadelphia • Mix of ethnic groups, rich and poor • William Penn dies, New Jersey started up in 1664 • New York and New Jersey known as “bread colonies” b/c imports in bread( lots ) • Benjamin Franklin born in the north (boston), at the age of 17 moved to Phily • The pre-mature U.S. is thriving...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course GEOG 1101 taught by Professor Connor during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Fall '08