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Flashcards in Southern Colonies Deck (16):
1

Who is sent from lord Baltimore to Maryland?

George and Cecilius Calvert

2

What town was established in Maryland 1634?

St. Mary's

3

What gov did Maryland have?

Bicameral legislature

4

What was economy based on?

Tobacco

5

Charles II grants charter to how many nobles for a proprietary colony?

8 nobles

6

What kind of plantations are in the carolinas?

Rice and indigo

7

What settlement was made in the carolinas 1670?

Charlestown

8

Who were problems to the carolinas?

Spanish and native Americans

9

What dynasty did George I start?

Hanover dynasty

10

What was Georgia started for?

Debters

11

What was Georgia used for?

A buffer between Florida and Carolina

12

Who arrives at Georgia first?

General James Oglethorpe

13

How many men does Oglethorpe bring?

120

14

Maryland was a haven for whom?

Catholics

15

What city settlement was was made in Georgia?

Savannah

16

What was the biggest cash crop in Georgia?

Cotton