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Georgia Colony Facts - SoftSchools


The Georgia Colony was one of the Southern Colonies which also included the Maryland Colony, the Virginia Colony, the North Carolina Colony and the South ...

Learning about Georgia's Facts & History | Georgia.gov


Politician James Oglethorpe envisioned Georgia as a refuge for released debtors and the poor. In 1732, King George II approved the colony's charter; the state ...

Interesting Facts About the Colony of Georgia | Our Everyday Life


In 1733, Georgia became the last of the original 13 British colonies in North America, established nearly 50 years after New Hampshire. The land was named for ...

Georgia History and Facts - Postcards from America


Learn these facts and more through our Discover America trip. ... many of whom were released from debtor's prison, to establish England's last colony, Georgia.

Quick Facts | New Georgia Encyclopedia


Quick Facts. Share on Google+. Overview. COLONY: Founded by James Oglethorpe on February 12, 1733; 13th colony. STATEHOOD: January 2, 1788; 4th ...

The 13 American Colonies: Georgia - Social Studies for Kids


The 13 Colonies of America. Georgia. Founded: 1732 by James Oglethorpe and others. Major Industry: Agriculture (indigo, rice, sugar). Major Cities: Savannah.

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Georgia fun facts - How did Georgia get its name - top 10 interesting Georgia fun ... Oglethorpe wanted to use the colony as a place for prisoners who could not ...

All About the Colony of Georgia: History and Important Facts - Buzzle


Sep 13, 2016 ... The colony of Georgia was one of the first states to join the American Union, and the last British colony to be founded in America. Buzzle will tell ...

A Brief History of the Georgia Colony, 1732-1743 - Celebrate Boston


A brief history of the Colony of Georgia, including the famous story of James Oglethorpe meeting peacefully with the Indians.

What was the geography of colonial Georgia? | Reference.com


The Georgia colony was the last of the original 13 colonies to be established. It was founded by ... What are some fun facts about Georgia? A: Georgia is not only  ...

Province of Georgia - Wikipedia
The Province of Georgia (also Georgia Colony) was one of the Southern colonies in British America. It was the last of the thirteen original American colonies ... More »
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Georgia Colony *** - Colonial America


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

Georgia - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


Get all the facts on HISTORY.com. ... The 13th and last of the British colonies, Georgia was the only one to be governed remotely by a Board of Trustees in ...

Georgia Colony Facts - The History Junkie


Georgia colony was founded by James Oglethorpe and was the last of the 13 original colonies. It would send two delegates to the Continental Congress.