How was Pennsylvania?

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Pennsylvania was named after the Quaker William Penn.

Penn(William Penn) sylvania(land)

Pennsylvania= Penn's land
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How was Pennsylvania founded?

It was founded as a proprietary colony by William Penn, the Younger, who received its charter from Charles II, Restoration monarch of England. Penn was a Quaker, who hoped tha

How was Pennsylvania named?

It was named after the founder William Penn and sylvania, which means forest, so basically "Penn's Forest".

How was Pennsylvania colony governed?

Pennsylvania was a proprietary colony that was governed by arepresentative of the English monarchy, and it was also under acolonial charter agreement. The representative was c

What is Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvania is a state in the United State It is bordered by New York, New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia and Delaware.

Where is Pennsylvania?

In the northeastern and Middle Atlantic region of the UnitedStates. It is one of the United States adjacent to New Jersey, New York,Ohio, West Virginia, and Maryland.