CONNECTICUT
File:WindsorCTseal.png
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1. What date was the colony founded?
1. 1635
2. The name of the first settlement?
2. Windsor, Connecticut
3. The group that founded that founded the colony?
3. English Puritans
4. Why they founded the colony?
4.Religious freedom
5. Biography about important person?
5.One of the many important people that lived in Connecticut was Thomas Hooker. He founded the colony Hartford, which is now the present day state capital.
6. Major economic activity of colony?
4. Agriculture and fishing
7. Present day Capital?
5. Hartford
8. Royal, Charter, or Proprietary? What does it mean?
6. Charter; Given to colonists by king of England. A Charter is the grant of authority or rights, stating that the granter formally recognizes the prerogative of the recipient to exercise the rights specified.