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  1. The Georgia Colony was one of the Southern Colonies which also included the Maryland Colony, the Virginia Colony, the North Carolina Colony and the South Carolina Colony. The Georgia Colony was the last of the 13 original colonies to be established. It was founded in 1732 by several colonists including James Oglethorpe. The Georgia Colony was ...

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  3. Founded in 1733, with the establishment of the Georgia colony, Christ Church (Episcopal) is the longest continuous Christian congregation in Georgia. Early rectors include the Methodist evangelists John Wesley and George Whitefield. Located on the original site on Johnson Square, Christ Church continues as an active congregation.

  4. Mar 21, 2021 · The Starving Time . Captain John Smith assumed the colony's leadership in September 1608, and his leadership is credited with improving conditions and stockpiling stores. . England continued to send supplies and colonists and in late Spring 1609, after the colony had been reorganized into a joint stock venture, London sent nine ships and 500 colon

  5. Georgia, the last of the 13 colonies to be founded, was the creation of a group of British philanthropists.These proprietors, obtaining a grant of lands between the Savannah and Altamaha rivers, hoped to give debtors and other deserving poor people a new start in life In 1733 they sent over Gen. James Oglethorpe with 100 settlers to establish the town of Savannah.

  6. The Saybrook Colony was an English colony established in late 1635 at the mouth of the Connecticut River in present-day Old Saybrook, Connecticut by John Winthrop, ...

  7. Here is a list of the thirteen colonies with the year they were founded in and a note on how they were founded. Virginia (1607) - John Smith and the London Company. New York (1626) - Originally founded by the Dutch. Became a British colony in 1664. New Hampshire (1623) - John Mason was the first land holder. Later John Wheelwright.

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