proprietary was the most independent. Royal colonies were governed directly by the monarchy and charter colonies were basically proprietary colonies that were granted by the monarchy and once the charter was revoked they usually became royal colonies.
There were 3 types of colonies: Royal, Charter, and Proprietary. Charter colonies were given by the king, and some group had the power in that colony. Royal colonies were ruled directly by the king. Proprietary colonies were usually given to… Full Answer
Proprietary colonies were colonies in which one or more private land owners had rights normally given to the state. Differently, royal colonies were controlled by kings or rulers of nations and governed by advisors or governors sent to the colony… Full Answer