The recorded history of Maryland dates back to when Europeans began
exploring the area, starting with John Cabot in 1498. The first European
settlements were made in 1634, when the English arrived ....
Offer a haven for certain religious groups.
(New England Colony) It was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams and his
supporters for religious freedom and seperation of church from state after a ...
Proprietary Colonies were run under a colonial charter agreement, which was ...
War, there were three propriety colonies: Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania
... Proprietary Colonies: The proprietors established land grants and purchases ...
The New England colonies, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland were
conceived and established "as plantations of religion." Some settlers who arrived
So variable were the forms of colonial government that but two colonies
remained ... One colony, Georgia, was founded after this time, and, after
flourishing for ... this crusade, and even the governments of Pennsylvania and
Maryland were each .... The middle colonies borrowed from both New England
and the South; they ...
Two colonies, Virginia and Massachusetts, were founded by chartered ... were
later to become the state of Maryland; the Carolinas and Pennsylvania were
given as .... who questioned both the right of taking the Indians' land and the
wisdom of ...
The King signed the Charter of Pennsylvania on March 4, 1681, and it was
officially ... England late in 1684, the foundations of the Quaker Province were
well established. ... During the colonial period, William Penn and his heirs were
both Proprietors and .... Maryland's Charter of 1632 extended to the Delaware
River above .....
Those who argued that the Constitution should be approved were called ... do
ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America. ...
Pennsylvania eight, Delaware one, Maryland six, Virginia ten, North Carolina five
, South ... But in all such cases the votes of both Houses shall be determined by
yeas and ...
Eight of the thirteen British colonies had official, or “established,” churches, and in
... Only in Rhode Island and Pennsylvania was toleration rooted in principle
rather ... In the Carolinas, Virginia, and Maryland (which was originally founded
as a ... to both the Catholic and Puritan religions were subsidized by a general