Asked in History
What was the motive by the founders for the colony of Georgia?
In 1732, James Oglethorpe was given a charter from King George II to create a new colony which he would name Georgia. ...
Asked in Slavery, Colonial America
Were there a lot of indentured servants or slaves in the Georgia colony?
Between 1735 and 1750 Georgia was unique among Britain's American colonies, as it was the only one to attempt to prohibit black slavery as a matter of public policy. The decision to ban slavery was made by the founders of Georgia, the Trustees. ...
Why did the founders of colonial Georgia leave England?
He was wounded and did not return to England until 1760. ... These essays leave impressions of Oglethorpe, and they supply a sharper perspective as the ... ...
What was the religion of the founders?
It would be helpful if you were to tell us which founders you are asking about; many different people have founded many different things, in the course of human history. Possibly you mean the founders of America, in which case the answer is, the religion of the founders was Deism. ...