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Why were the Middle Colonies Founded?

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Answered 2016-10-17 20:37:55

Pennsylvania was founded to provide a refuge for people of the Quaker religion. At one time New Jersey was part of Pennsylvania.

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Answered 2016-10-17 20:38:16

Maryland was at one time a haven for Roman Catholics.

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The main reason the middle colonies were founded was for religious freedom.


There were multiple colonies in the region known as the Middle Colonies and they were founded in different years. You should look up the individual colonies you are trying to figure out.


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why were the middle colonies founded


The colonies included: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New York.Order of the Middle Colonies:New York ~ founded by Peter Minuit (for Dutch) and Duke of York (for England) ~ 1626.Delaware ~ founded by Peter Minuit ~ 1638.New Jersey ~ founded by Lord Berkeley and Sir Carteret ~ 1664Pennsylvania ~ founded by William Penn ~ 1682.


Pennsylvania was founded by William Penn


because they were the northern colonies and were the most complicated to be founded


The Middle Colonies, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, and Delaware, made up the middle region of the original thirteen colonies. New York and New Jersey were originally Dutch, but later taken by the British. Pennsylvania and Delaware were both founded by William Penn.


John Berkley, George Cratered, and William Penn.


The main reason the middle colonies were founded was for religious freedom. The pilgrims and the puritans did not want to follow the Church of England.


Each colony had its own unique characteristics, but historians lump them. The people who founded the Middle Colonies were looking to practice their own.


Peter Minuit and others founded the first middle colony, New York.


William Penn was the founder of the most tolerated and democratic of the middle colonies. Roger Williams founded the most religious freedom colony of the New England colonies.



All of the New England Colonies including New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Conneticut, and Rhode Island


Yes, the middle colonies are proprietary colonies.


Because it was in the middle of all the other colonies.


Yes - All of the middle colonies were royal colonies.



The middle colonies were known for being in the middle


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The middle colonies had diseases


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Yes, it is in the middle colonies.


No,the Middle colonies are only a part!!!!!!!!!



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