Comparing Colonies in the Sections on Major Traits from 1607 to 1750

MD—Maryland—is listed only in the South because the trends covered in Chapter 3 are like the South.



New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI)

Middle Colonies (DE, NY, NJ, PA)

South (GA, MD, NC, SC, VA)

Demographics, including population growth, health, differences between men and women

















Economy - infrastructure  such as cities and ports


















Migration into the Section




















Economy between colonial sections and with Britain












Social Order and laws—and violence if used





















Knowledge, including newspapers and the Enlightenment














Religion and the Great Awakening















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