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The Middle Colonies. What you need to know!. Middle Colonies. People from many nations settled the middle colonies Dutch, Swedes, Finns, English, & Scots The Economy was mainly Trade & Farming. New York / New Jersey. New York Founded By Dutch Called It New Amsterdam – lots of fur trade

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the middle colonies

The Middle Colonies

What you need to know!

middle colonies
Middle Colonies
  • People from many nations settled the middle colonies
    • Dutch, Swedes, Finns, English, & Scots
  • The Economy was mainly Trade & Farming
new york new jersey
New York / New Jersey
  • New York
    • Founded By Dutch
    • Called It New Amsterdam – lots of fur trade
    • The English Renamed it NY in 1664
  • New Jersey
    • Had diverse population of Dutch, Swedes, Finns & Scots
    • English Took Control in 1664
pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
  • Founded by William Penn – A Quaker
  • Quakers supported non-violence & Religious tolerance.
  • Philadelphia means “City of Brotherly Love.”
economy
Economy
  • Farming
    • Wheat
    • Barley
    • Oats
  • Labor – Mostly Indentured Servants
  • Trade with England & West Indies (Cuba) was important.
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