Entry 5. Overview of the Georgia Colony. James Edward Oglethorpe. Born December 1696 Started in Parliament at age 25 Became a hero to the poor in England He released debtors from prison and worked to reform prisons while in Parliament. James Edward Oglethorpe.
Overview of the Georgia Colony
~ After Tomochichi’s death, Oglethorpe, living in England, paid for a full military funeral on his behalf.
The Georgia Colony
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