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13 Colonies Study- Important People

John White led the second group of settlers that settled on Roanoke Island
Peter Stugvesant Dutch Governor of New Netherland (Middle Colonies)
John Smith English Explorer and leader of Jamestown Settlement
James Oglethorpe founded Georgia colony (Southern Colonies)
William Penn English Quaker who founded Pennsylvania colony (Middle Colonies)
John Winthrop Purtian leader served as governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England Colonies)
Walter Raliegh English explorer who helped set up first colony in NA- Roanoke Colony
George Calvert Member of the Virginia Colony, received the original charter for Maryland (Southern Colonies)
Cecilius Calvert George’s son- established the Maryland Colony (Southern Colonies)
King Charles II English King who gained control of the Atlantic Coast of North America
Tamanend chief who developed peaceful relationship with William Penn (Middle Colonies)
John Whitefield British minister who helped lead the Great Awakening (Middle Colonies)
Eliza Lucas Pinckney South Carolina colonist who experimented with growing the indigo plant. (Southern Colonies)
Anne Hutchinson English colonist that was expelled from Massachusetts Bay Colony because of her religious beliefs
Roger Williams Founder for Providence (now Rhode Island) he was forced to leave Massachusetts Bay colony (New England Colonies)
Olandah Equiano former enslaved person who wrote a book about his life (Southern Colonies)
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