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History of the United States
Was it royal colony charter colony or a proprietary colony?
October 07, 2010 3:37AM
A royal colony's governor was chosen by the British government, where as a proprietary colony governor was elected by the people in the colony who were allowed to vote.
Was the Pennsylvania Colony a Royal Charter Colony or a Proprietary Colony?
Was new england charter royal or proprietary colony?
Was the Virginia colony a royal proprietary or charter colony?
Was colonial new york royal colony charter colony self governing or proprietary colony?
Asked in Colonial America
What type of colony was self-governing Royal colony Representative colony Proprietary colony Charter colon?
Was Pennsylvania a corporate royal or proprietary colony?
Was the South Carolina colony a proprietary royal or charter?
What does a royal charter or proprietary colony mean?
There were 3 types of colonies: Royal, Charter, and Proprietary. Charter colonies were given by the king, and some group had the power in that colony. Royal colonies were ruled directly by the king. Proprietary colonies were usually given to a single individual, who could do as he pleased, in terms of ruling that colony.