Southern Colonies Map

Southern-Colonies-Map
Georgia
King George keeping Carolina
under English control
King George II chose Oglethorpe
--> start new colony
deptors --> to Carolina because of
Orlethorpe
Virginia
Founders hope to make $
First of 13 colonies
Vocabulary
Maryland
A state given to Lord Baltimore in 1634
North and South Carolina
Carolina divided into north and south
Georgia
A state founded in 1732
Southern Colonies
Virginia, Northern Carolina,
Southern Carolina, and Georgia
Proprietors
Men who owned all the land of the colony
King George the II
A king who ruled at that time
James Oglethorpe
A general King George the II
Debtors
A person who owns money
Confederacy
A group of countries, states, or
people who join common purpose
Tomochichi
A chief of a small Greek group
called the Yamacraw
Savannah
Land for the settlement
Indigo
A plant that produces blue dye
Carolinas: from King C...
North Carolina
Separated in 1712
South Carolina
Founders hope to make $
8 propietors were granted Carolina
separated land into 3 counties
1691 governors were appointed
The Creek and O...
Oglethorpe wanted to make friends
with Native Americans.
Oglethorpe gave colonists land.
Oglethorpe and Creek Confederacy
partnered up together
Oglethorpe receives land from
Yamacraw that was later called the
Savannah.
Georgia
Last of the 13 colonies
Place where debtors make new start
The Growth of Georgia
Oglethorpe defended
Georgia form Spanish
attacks
Olgethorpe plans failed
"Rented" People (slaves)
Needed more workers on the farm
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