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Province of Pennsylvania


The Province of Pennsylvania, also known as the Pennsylvania Colony, was founded in English North America by William Penn on March 4, 1681 as dictated in ...

Pennsylvania Colony *** - Colonial America


Check out this site for facts about the Pennsylvania Colony. Fact File of the Government, History, Geography and Religion of the Pennsylvania Colony. Fast facts ...

13 Colonies – Pennsylvania Colony and the Quakers «


This page describes the history of the Pennsylvania Colony. Did you know Pennsylvania was first colonized by people from Sweden, who named the land Nya ...

1681-1776: The Quaker Province | PHMC > Pennsylvania History


The King signed the Charter of Pennsylvania on March 4, 1681, and it was officially proclaimed on April 2. The King named the new colony in honor of William ...

A Brief History of the Colony of Pennsylvania, 1638-1703


A brief history of the Colony of Pennsylvania, explaining the origin of the nickname for Philadelphia being the City of Brotherly Love.

The 13 American Colonies: Pennsylvania - Social Studies for Kids


The 13 Colonies of America. Pennsylvania. Founded: 1682 by William Penn and others, at Philadelphia. Major Industry: Agriculture (wheat, corn, cattle, dairy), ...

Pennsylvania 1630-1700 - USHistory.org


Before European settlement, Pennsylvania was inhabited by many Indian tribes, ... in 1638, established The Colony of New Sweden at Fort Christina, in what is ...

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Pennsylvania Colony - Significant Events


Feb 26, 2016 ... Learn more about the colony of Pennsylvania founded by William Penn including its significance and important people.

William Penn and the Founding of Pennsylvania | Jean R. Soderlund


On March 5, 1681, one day after receiving his royal charter for Pennsylvania, William Penn wrote that he believed God would make his colony "the seed of the  ...

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Pennsylvania Colony Facts - SoftSchools


The Pennsylvania Colony was one of the 13 original colonies in America. These 13 colonies were divided into three regions which included the New England ...

Pennsylvania - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


One of the original 13 colonies, Pennsylvania was founded by William Penn as a haven for his fellow Quakers. Pennsylvania's capital, Philadelphia, was the site ...

The Colonies | Pennsylvania - Small Planet Communications, Inc.


William Penn, a Quaker, established the Province of Pennsylvania as a haven for persecuted members of the Society of Friends. He called the colony the "Holy ...