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America and the Thirteen Colonies: New England Colonies

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Colonial America Map

New Hampshire

Founded by Jason Mason et al. in 1623

Type of Charter: Royal


Founded by Massachusetts emigrants

From 1635

Type of Charter: Self-Governing

New England Colonies


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Founded by Puritans in ca. 1628

Type of Charter: Royal

Rhode Island

Rhode Island was founded by Roger Williams in 1636

Type of Charter: Self Governing

New Haven  was founded by Massachusetts emigrants in 1638

Type of Charter: Self Governing