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Who founded 13 colonies?

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The Original Thirteen Colonies
COLONY YEAR FOUNDER
Maryland 1634 Lord Baltimore
Connecticut 1635 Thomas Hooker
Rhode Island 1636 Roger Williams
Delaware 1638 Peter Minuit & New Sweden Company

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In respect to this, who were the 13 colonies founded by?

The Southern Colonies

Colony Name Year Founded Founded By
Connecticut c. 1635 Thomas Hooker
Rhode Island 1636 Roger Williams
Delaware 1638 Peter Minuit and New Sweden Company
North Carolina 1653 Virginians

Likewise, when were the 13 colonies founded? 1607

Just so, who founded the colonies and why?

The first colony was founded at Jamestown, Virginia, in 1607. Many of the people who settled in the New World came to escape religious persecution. The Pilgrims, founders of Plymouth, Massachusetts, arrived in 1620. In both Virginia and Massachusetts, the colonists flourished with some assistance from Native Americans.

When were the colonies founded in order?

13 Colonies List

13 Colonies List in Order of Founding
Date Founded Name of Colony or Settlement Names of Famous People
1630 Massachusetts - Third Colony John Winthrop
1633 Maryland - Fourth Colony George Calvert
1636 Rhode Island - Fifth Colony Roger Williams Anne Hutchinson

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