The Quakers were the main religious group who settled in Pennsylvania to retreat from loyalists and land ruled by the king.
It was the Puritans.
The Puritans settled New Hampshire.
The French settled Delaware.
Plymouth Colony was settled by a group of Puritans that had broken away from the Church of England. They were known as the Pilgrims.
The Puritans and Pilgrims.
The Dutch West Indies Company.
The Religious Society of Friends (most often called Quakers.)
In 1844 the Mormons settled in the territory that would eventually become the state of Utah.
Delaware was first claimed by the Dutch, then the Swedish, then it was claimed by the English. The Dutch the Swedes, the English and the African Americans.
Connecticut's first church was the Congregationalists (Puritans).
i guess its The mormons
the first group that settled new England were the puritans
Thomas Hooker led a group of settlers to a colony that they named Connecticut in 1636. It was settled because of religious freedom.
The Quakers, officially known as the Society of Friends.
Massachusetts Bay was settled in 1630 by the Puritans.
Roger Williams and his follows settled in Rhodes Island. They went there for religious freedoms that were being denied in Massachusetts.
The Quakers were the main religious group who settled in Pennsylvania to retreat from loyalists and land ruled by the king. up up away rule kindom
The Dutch first settled in the area in the 1600s. Native Americans were the Delaware, Mahican and Wappinger tribes--part of the Algonquin language group.
Mormons(Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints).
The Swedish settled the Delaware river in 1638. The name of the settlement was New Sweden and it lasted from 1638 to 1655.
William Penn first brought The Quakers to Pennsylvania. Other religious groups followed.
The religious group that settled in the New England region of the Americas in the 17th century was known as "the Puritans. " Dissenting strongly from the established Church of England in their home-country, these Puritans sought a place wherein they could live and worship exactly as their faith directed them.
Peter Minuit settled Delaware
What racial ethnic and religious groups settled in the colonies and what were their reasons for doing so?
The racial group was the whites, the ethnic group was english men, and the religious groups were Seperatists and Quakers. I have no idea why for the racial and ethnic but for religious was obviously in search of freedom of religion. :)
Separatist calling themselves Pilgrims, established a settlement at Plymouth, Mass.