New york, new jersey, pennsylvania, & delawar. The Middle Colonies had a mild climate with warm summers and mild winters. There were Quakers, Catholics, Lutherans, Jews and others in the Middle regions and colonies. The Middle Colonies were the big food producing region that included corn and wheat and livestock including beef and pork. Other industries included the production of iron ore, lumber, textiles. All of the systems of government in the Middle Colonies elected their own letars, they were all democratic, they all had a governor, governor's court, and a court system.
Massachusetts,Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Hampshir. Extremely cold weather. No religious freedom as the Puritans did not tolerate any other form of religion. Puritan. In the New England towns along the coast, the colonists made their living fishing, whaling, and shipbuilding. Royal Government: The Royal Colonies were ruled directly by the English monarchy. Charter Government: The Charter Colonies were generally self-governed, and their charters were granted to the colonists.
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. The geography of the Southern Colonies featured fertile soil, hilly coastal plains, forests, long rivers and swamp areas. Baptists, Anglicans and others. Refer to Religion in the Colonies. Tobacco, cotton, rice, indigo (dye), lumber, furs, farm products. All of the systems of government in the Southern Colonies elected their own legislature, they were all democratic, they all had a governor, governor's court, and a court system. The systems of Government in the Southern Colonies were either Royal or Proprietary.