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Province of Pennsylvania - Wikipedia


He served as a judge in colonial Pennsylvania, a general in the Continental Army , and a President under the ...

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 ...

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 ...

13 ColoniesPennsylvania 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 ...

Ethnicity in Colonial Pennsylvania - Celebrate Boston


There were many ethnic and religious groups that settled Colonial Pennsylvania, incliuding Dutch, Swedes, English and German immigrant groups.

The Colonies | Pennsylvania - Small Planet Communications


Colonial America: Pennsylvania was established in 1682 by William Penn and became a haven for persecuted members of the Society of Friends.

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 ...

What was daily life like in colonial Pennsylvania? | Reference.com


Hard work in the farming, forestry or mineral mining industries filled most days in the Pennsylvania colony. It held a diverse population that was religiously pious ...

What was education like in colonial Pennsylvania? | Reference.com


Education in colonial Pennsylvania did not have a common system such as in New England, and was more focused on practical education. The first public ...

Colonial Plantation Pennsylvania


Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation - Where the past is your present. Come experience one of the oldest working colonial farms in Pennsylvania.

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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 1630-1700 - USHistory.org


Colonial and Revolutionary history centered in Philadelphia, PA. ... Before European settlement, Pennsylvania was inhabited by many Indian tribes, including ...

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), ...