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1607 – 1775 Miranda, BIG MAC, Leslie, Sarah, Ashley
<ul><li>Elevation: 0 - 500 ft  </li></ul>Charles Town – most important port located a river and along Atlantic  Rain fall:...
<ul><li>Founded by the English </li></ul><ul><li>1607 – 1732: founding dates </li></ul><ul><li>All states named after roya...
<ul><li>Born about 1640 - Suffolk, England </li></ul><ul><li>Moved to Jamestown – 1673 </li></ul><ul><li>Appointed to Gove...
<ul><li>When he died – rebellion collapsed </li></ul>
<ul><li>Slavery on plantations was very common in the South </li></ul><ul><li>Class system (95% farmers, 5% urban families...
<ul><li>Southern colonies mostly Anglican(Chruch of England) </li></ul><ul><li>Slave owners forbade slaves to have African...
Major Cities and Ports: Annapolis, Maryland Baltimore, Maryland Jamestown, Virginia Williamsburg, Virginia Richmond, Virgi...
<ul><li>All of the southern colonies were proprietary colonies </li></ul><ul><li>Private land owners have the rights to th...
<ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Colonial Society.&quot;  American History . 2008. ABC-CLIO. 5 Oct. 2008. <http://www.ame...
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  1. 1. 1607 – 1775 Miranda, BIG MAC, Leslie, Sarah, Ashley
  2. 2. <ul><li>Elevation: 0 - 500 ft </li></ul>Charles Town – most important port located a river and along Atlantic Rain fall: 40-60 inches Fertile soil Long growing season – hot climate
  3. 3. <ul><li>Founded by the English </li></ul><ul><li>1607 – 1732: founding dates </li></ul><ul><li>All states named after royalty of English crown </li></ul><ul><li>Religious refugees came to escape prosecution </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Born about 1640 - Suffolk, England </li></ul><ul><li>Moved to Jamestown – 1673 </li></ul><ul><li>Appointed to Governor’s Council </li></ul><ul><li>Served several wars with Indians </li></ul><ul><li>Commission was refused </li></ul><ul><li>Bacon Rebellion: Bacon was released from jail and gathers about 500 freeholders, landless men, and indentured servants and attacks Jamestown in 1676 </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>When he died – rebellion collapsed </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Slavery on plantations was very common in the South </li></ul><ul><li>Class system (95% farmers, 5% urban families) </li></ul><ul><li>Rebellion </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Southern colonies mostly Anglican(Chruch of England) </li></ul><ul><li>Slave owners forbade slaves to have African religions and customs </li></ul><ul><li>American Revolution </li></ul>
  8. 8. Major Cities and Ports: Annapolis, Maryland Baltimore, Maryland Jamestown, Virginia Williamsburg, Virginia Richmond, Virginia Raleigh, North Carolina Charlestown, South Carolina Savannah, Georgia Major Exports: Tobacco Corn Beaver Rice Indigo Cotton Clay Lumber Fish Iron Clay Ships Economy Tobacco was the main crop of the Southern Colonies. People didn’t have large machines, they had to use man and animal power. They KILLED the poor little BEAVER.
  9. 9. <ul><li>All of the southern colonies were proprietary colonies </li></ul><ul><li>Private land owners have the rights to the property – rights that usually belong to the state </li></ul><ul><li>All of these colonies were proprietary colonies </li></ul><ul><li>Controlled indirectly by the king of England. </li></ul><ul><li>The English government decided to make them “crown colonies” instead. </li></ul><ul><li>Individual states: </li></ul><ul><li>Georgia’s big focus was its role as a “garrison province” (or “buffer state”) </li></ul><ul><li>Carolinas: frontier warfare </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Huguenots versus English settlers  political instability within the colony </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Maryland was a large center for people convicted of illegal practice of religion </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Maryland Toleration Act (1649) </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Colonial Society.&quot; American History . 2008. ABC-CLIO. 5 Oct. 2008. <http://www.americanhistory.abc-clio.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>“ Colonial Religion.&quot; American History . 2008. ABC-CLIO. 6 Oct. 2008. <http://www.americanhistory.abc-clio.com>. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Regional Development of the Colonies (Overview).&quot; American History . 2008. ABC-CLIO. 5 Oct. 2008 <http://www.americanhistory.abc-clio.com>.
 </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Proprietary colony.&quot; Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia . 18 Sep 2008, 23:36 UTC. 2 Oct 2008 < http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Proprietary_colony&oldid=239404341 >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Regional Development of the Colonies (Overview).&quot; American History . 2008. ABC-CLIO. 2 Oct. 2008 <http://www.americanhistory.abc-clio.com> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;British overseas territories.&quot; Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia . 26 Sep 2008, 17:36 UTC. 2 Oct 2008 < http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=British_overseas_territories&oldid=241168276 >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Province of Georgia.&quot; Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia . 2 Oct 2008, 02:52 UTC. 2 Oct 2008 < http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Province_of_Georgia&oldid=242406472 >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;History of Maryland.&quot; Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia . 5 Oct 2008, 18:20 UTC. 6 Oct 2008 < http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=History_of_Maryland&oldid=243227683 >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>“ Social Studies for Kids”. Social Studies for Kids . 5 October 2008. <http://socialstudiesforkids.com> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Lapsansky-Werner, Emma J., et al. United States History . Boston: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2008. </li></ul>

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