13 Colonies. By Mr. Griffin. List the 4 Middle Colonies. NY NJ PA DE. What country was the first to settle NY?. The Dutch/Netherlands. What year did England take New York from the Dutch?. 1664. Delaware was originally part of what colony?. Pennsylvania.
By Mr. Griffin
William Penn wanted Pennsylvania to be a “holy experiment” – by allowing people of all faiths to settle there.Side note – later Penn was forced to turn away Catholics and Jews by English officials