History of the United States
Colonial America
Delaware

Why did the colonists settle in Delaware?

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2012-09-09 06:45:08

The first colony was established in order to have control over

more land, to raise crops since the soil wasn't as rich in the

Netherlands as it was in Delaware, and last of all since Delaware

was right on the coast of the Atlantic ocean so it was very simple

and easy to catch fish.


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