He served as a judge in colonial Pennsylvania, a general in the Continental Army
, and a President under the ...
Check out this site for facts about the Pennsylvania Colony. Fact File of the
Government, History, Geography and Religion of the Pennsylvania Colony. Fast
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
Colonial and Revolutionary history centered in Philadelphia, PA. ... Before
European settlement, Pennsylvania was inhabited by many Indian tribes,
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 ...
Colonial America: Pennsylvania was established in 1682 by William Penn and
became a haven for persecuted members of the Society of Friends.
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 ...
Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation - Where the past is your present. Come
experience one of the oldest working colonial farms in Pennsylvania.
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 ...
A brief history of the Colony of Pennsylvania, explaining the origin of the
nickname for Philadelphia being the City of Brotherly Love.