Flashcards in Middle Colonies Deck (29):
What were the middle colonies tolerant of?
What crops did the middle colonies grow?
Wheat and small crops
What was New York called?
Who started started new Netherlands?
Dutch west India company
What were the two trading posts in NY?
New Amsterdam and fort orange
What kind of colonies are the middle colonies?
Who authorizes expedition to take over new Netherlands?
Who captures New Netherlands?
Duke of York
What did new Netherlands change to?
What did new Amsterdam change to?
What did fort orange change to?
Who was governor of new Netherlands?
Who were the three leaders of New York
Henry Hudson, Peter Minuit, Peter Stuyvesant
Who got the land from Hudson River to Delaware (NJ)
Who got west jersey?
Swedish English farmers
Who got east jersey?
Edward byllynge, Quaker refuge
Who started the Quaker experiment by Delaware and Scoogle River?
William pen jr
What was the Charter of Liberties?
Set of laws made by William penn
How many crimes had death penalties?
What was used to make money in Pennsylvania?
Commerce of Philadelphia
What kind of gov. was in Pennsylvania?
What did slaves get in Pennsylvania?
Education and fair treatment
Who started the Delaware?
What was the only settlement in Delaware?
Who take Delaware in 1655?
Who took Delaware in 1664
What did fort Christiana change to?
What was the main economy of delaware?