Asked in New York
Why did the founder of of New York leave Europe to find the New York colony?
they wanted freedom of belief
Who was the founder of the colony in New Hampshire?
John Mason was the founder of the New Hampshire Colony.
Is new york a middle colony a southern colony or an northern colony?
New York is a middle colony.
Asked in Colonial America
Where there any problems between the New Hampshire colony and the New York colony?
No, there was no problem between the Colony of New Hampshire and the colony of New York. ...
Asked in New York, History of the United States
Who was the founder of New York?
Henry Hudson was the one to claim New York and name it New Netherlands, but a man by the name of Giovanni de Verrazzano was the first European explorer to enter New York harbor. The area was inhabited by a Native American tribe called the Lenape. Henry Hudson was English, but he was working for the Dutch East India company, which was why the colony was called New Netherlands. Later, the British took over the colony and renamed it New York. The British...