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How was religion different between the New England colonies and Southern colonies?


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2012-06-09 17:16:19
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The New England colonies were predominantly dissenters and the southern colonies were predominantly Church of England.

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The religion in the southern colonies was mainly an Anglican faith. The Catholics lived in Maryland for religious freedom and separation of the Church of England. The southern colonies wanted freedom for all religion.

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Whereas religion was the basis of life and government in the Northern colonies, the lack of religion in the Southern colonies provided the basis for agriculture.

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The New England Middle and Southern colonies had a lot of similarities and differences. For one, the colonies had strong English and French influences. They, however, were different in landscapes, as well as topographic and demographic features.

close to England. wanted a different religion.

The Southern Colonies received ships and manufactured goods from England. In trade, the Southern Colonies provided lumber, food, and livestock.

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New England depended on southern colonies for the supply of materials such as cotton and foodstuffs.

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Colonial America had 13 colonies. Those 13 colonies were split into 3 different regions based on their different characteristics: The New England Colonies, The Middle Colonies, and The Southern Colonies.

the southern colonies needed slaves for their large plantations where in the new England colonies the colonists there protested that slavery was unfair.

The soils and climates of these three different colony groups were different. New England colonies were in regions were soil was not as fertile as in the Middle colonies. Similarly, the climate in the Southern colonies was warmer and the crops raised were rice, tobacco, and indigo. The economies of these colonies was crop based. The Middle colonies grew many different types of grains.

Yes they did because they wanted to get away from the king of England and the thirteen colonies and they broke up and changed to 3 different kinds of colonies, New England colonies, The Middle colonies and the Southern colonies.

Rice and tobacco was shipped to England from Southern Colonies. This was discover by Great Britain.

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