13 Colonies List

History of the Colonization of America and the original 13 Colonies

List of the 13 Colonies: The Establishment and Settlement of the 13 original colonies

Puritan Colonists

The 13 Colonies List - Picture of Puritan Colonists

This article provides a 13 Colonies List providing facts and information at a glance in respect of:

  • 13 Colonies List with names and regions
  • 13 Colonies List with regions - New England, Middle and Southern Colonies
  • 13 Colonies List in order they were established
  • 13 Colonies List together with a map showing their location and region
American Colonies Index
First 13 Colonies
New England Colonies Middle Colonies Southern Colonies

13 Colonies List
The 13 Colonies List is a useful guide to the names and establishment of each of the 13 colonies in order of their founding together with a map and a 13 colonies list by region.

13 Colonies List - Map of 13 Colonies
The Map of the 13 Colonies is a helpful aid when studying the names of colonies on the 13 Colonies List and provide access to interesting information about each of the regions of the 13 Colonies. The color coding on the map which indicates the three regions referred to in the in the 13 Colonies List providing a fast overview of the locations and regions.

13 Colonies List by Regions
The 13 Colonies list by regions indicates the names of the colonies that were defined to belonging to the region of the New England colonies, the region of the Middle Colonies and the region of the Southern Colonies.

13 Colonies List in order
The 13 Colonies list in order of their establishment provides information relating to dates and the names of famous people who were involved in the founding of each of the 13 colonies.

13 Colonies List - Dates colony changed to a state
The final 13 Colonies list in order of the dates when each colony changed into a state during the American War for Independence. For additional facts and info refer to the Change from Colonies to States.

 

Map of 13 Colonies List

Map of the 13 Colonies

New England Colonies

Middle Colonies

Southern Colonies
 

13 Colonies List in Order of their founding
The names and dates of each colony on the 13 Colonies List in order of their founding and establishment.

13 Colonies List in Order of Founding

Date Founded Name of Colony
or Settlement
Names of Famous People
1607 Virginia - First Colony John Smith
John Rolfe
1626 New York - Second Colony Peter Minuit
Peter Stuyvesant
1630 Massachusetts - Third Colony John Winthrop
1633 Maryland - Fourth Colony George Calvert
1636 Rhode Island - Fifth Colony Roger Williams
Anne Hutchinson
1636 Connecticut - Sixth Colony Thomas Hooker
1638 New Hampshire - Seventh Colony John Mason
1638 Delaware - Eighth Colony Peter Minuit
1653 North Carolina - Ninth Colony Lords Proprietors
1663 South Carolina - Tenth Colony Lords Proprietors
1664 New Jersey - Eleventh Colony Lord Berkeley
 George Carteret
1682 Pennsylvania - Twelfth Colony William Penn
1732 Georgia - Thirteenth Colony James Oglethorpe
Date Founded Name of Colony or Settlement Names of Famous People
1620 Plymouth Settlement
(De-established 1691)
William Bradford
John Carver

13 Colonies List in Order of Founding

13 Colonies List by Region
The 13 Colonies List by region shows the name of the 4 New England colonies, the 4 Middle Colonies and the 5 Southern Colonies:

13 Colonies List by Region

New England Middle Colonies Southern Colonies
Connecticut Delaware Maryland
Rhode Island Pennsylvania Virginia
Massachusetts New Jersey North Carolina
New Hampshire New York South Carolina
    Georgia

13 Colonies List by Region

   

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13 Colonies List - Dates the 13 Colonies changed to States
The names and dates of each colony on the 13 Colonies List in order of when each colony changed into a state during the period of the War for Independence. For additional facts and info refer to the Change from Colonies to States

13 Colonies List - Dates changed to States

Delaware 1st colony on the original 13 list to become a state on December 7, 1787
 
 
Pennsylvania 2nd colony on the original 13 list to become a state on December 12, 1787
 
 
New Jersey 3rd colony on the original 13 list to become a state on December 18, 1787
 
 
Georgia 4th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on January 2, 1788
 
 
Connecticut 5th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on January 9, 1788
 
 
Massachusetts 6th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on February 6, 1788
 
 
Maryland 7th colony on the original 13 list to become a state April 28, 1788
 
 
South Carolina 8th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on the May 23, 1788
 
 
New Hampshire 9th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on the June 21, 1788
 
 
Virginia 10th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on the June 25, 1788
 
 
New York 11th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on July 26, 1788
 
 
North Carolina 12th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on November 21, 1789
 
 
Rhode Island 13th colony on the original 13 list to become a state on May 29, 1790
 
 

13 Colonies List - Dates changed to States

13 Colonies List
The 13 Colony List provides important information and interesting facts at a glance about each of the 13 Colonies including the date the colony was established, the regions (New England, Middle or Southern) and the names of important people associated with the founding and establishment of the thirteen. The 13 Colony List provides the ability to see the differences between the regions quickly and is a useful educational resource for kids and children

 

13 Colony List

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