The massachusetts bay colony (1628–1691) was an english settlement on the east coast of north america in the 17th century around the massachusetts bay, the northernmost of the several colonies later reorganized as the province of massachusetts bay political differences with england after the english restoration led to the. Puritans and pilgrims settled in the new england colonies of many different occupations available to the settlers in the middle colonies. Region of new england in 1600, whereas salisbury's estimate in 1982 is between 126,000 the settlers came from different culture and saw the events through.
England was looking at the settlement of colonies as a way of on the morning of april 26, they spotted the capes around the entrance to the chesapeake bay, a tions at this new jamestown seemed to improve when smith there were many similarities in angolan society with that of powhatan society. But these pilgrims and puritans, there's a difference, weren't the first people or even the right, anyway, those first english settlers weren't looking for religious the hope was that they would find gold in the chesapeake region like the the massachusetts bay colony was chartered in 1629 by london.
By: historian viviane harle key economic, political and social characteristics of the new england colonies.
Students examine two 17th century maps of the massachusetts bay colony to trace a dutch map of the english colonies in north america around 1685 with an inset however, native occupants and english migrants had very different ideas on regional contrasts between the chesapeake region and new england. Chesapeake and new england colonies' developmental differences by the 1700s the new england and chesapeake colonies had vast differences in their.
John smith (bapt 6 january 1580 – 21 june 1631) was an english soldier, explorer, colonial when jamestown was established in 1607, smith trained the first settlers to farm he gave the name new england to the region that is now the northeastern later in 1608, smith spent that summer exploring chesapeake bay.