What type of government did the new England colony have?
It is a Democratic Government but its different from middle and south colonies which also have democratic
Its a Democratic Theocracy government
The Puritans of the Massachusetts Bay Colony established a theocratic government. Growing estrangement between the colony and England resulted in the annulment of the company's charter in 1684 and the substitution of royal government under a new charter granted in 1691. It's important to note that the Puritans wanted to establish a religious colony that was different from the Church of England.
the Plymouth colony is a colony that was established in 1620. The colony consisted of pilgrims from England that wanted religious freedom. The colonies government system was from the Mayflower Compact, which was made on the Mayflower. The Plymouth colony was a colony whom wanted religious freedom from England so they sailed to the new world in hopes of getting it.
New England had a democratic government. Puritan laws were strict and some even carried the death penalty. Most of the laws were based on religion. Once 21 women were killed for being accused of witchcraft. Hooker settled and wrote the fundamental orders of Connecticut in 1639. They took it from Massachusetts.