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 13 Colonies of America. Pennsylvania. Founded: 1682 by William Penn and
others, at Philadelphia. Major Industry: Agriculture (wheat, corn, cattle, dairy), ...
Colonial America: Pennsylvania was established in 1682 by William Penn and
became a haven for persecuted members of the Society of Friends.
A historical overview of life in Colonial Pennsylvania by Rickie Lazzerini,
historian. Farrming, industry, trading and learning were key characteristics.
Colonial and Revolutionary history centered in Philadelphia, PA. ... Before
European settlement, Pennsylvania was inhabited by many Indian tribes,
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 ...
A brief history of the Colony of Pennsylvania, explaining the origin of the
nickname for Philadelphia being the City of Brotherly Love.
Principles of Quaker government in Colonial Pennsylvania, outlining religious
tolerance and an objection to violence.
For a full picture of the constitutional structure of colonial Pennsylvania more than
the "Frame" is needed; the latter must be read in light of the royal charter.