Pennsylvania founded 1681 amber pierson

William penn

William Penn was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. WikipediaBorn: October 14, 1644, London, United KingdomDied: July 30, 1718, Ruscombe, United KingdomParents: William Penn, Margaret Jasper

Religion

Free religion for anyone who believed in god... Then welsh, German, Dutch, Quakers, Huguenots, French etc.... came along. In general, no primary religious group dominated in colonial Pennsylvania. Religious sects that had a strong presence in this area included Quakers and Lutherans

Geography

There were warm summers and cold weathers.. women in the summers would wear hats to there design and in the winter they would where hates dresses and small jackets because it was barely cold. Men would wear long socks, coat, hat, and a waist coat.

Economy

Largely agricultural farmland, logging, shipbuilding, textiles production, papermaking. Pennsylvania has kept a high economy. They benefitted from the eastern seaboard.

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