Compare And Contrast Colonial And Colonial Pennsylvania

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Tyler A. Reynolds 9/23/12 AP History Essay During the late 1600s and early 1700s, the way of colonial life depended greatly on the colony in which you lived. Although colonial Pennsylvania and colonial Massachusetts are geographically close to one another, the life style in Pennsylvania differed from Massachusetts. In terms of their findings, Mass. was founded by the Pilgrims; wanted to separate from the Church of England, and the Puritans; wanted to removed elements of Catholicism. Whereas Pennsylvania was founded by Quakers; also known as the society of friends. The political structure of Mass. was created upon the agreement made among the Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower in 1620 known as the Mayflower Compact; to create a civil

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