Us map 13 colonies. To link to this page copy the following code to your site. The 13 colonies of america. 1664 by english colonists. These settlements eventually became the 13 colonies.
The tobacco colonies. In 1606 king james i divided the atlantic seaboard in two giving the southern half to the london company later the virginia company and the northern half to the plymouth. European nations sent settlers to north america beginning the 16th century. This map shows the beginning of the original 13 united states from the atlantic ocean west to the mississippi river.
The thirteen colonies were new hampshire massachusettes rhode island connecticut new york new jersey pennsylvania delaware maryland virginia carolina and georgia. Learn about the individual colonies the regions important historical events the founders jamestown and much more. With the signing of the declaration of independence the thirteen colonies became the first 13 states of the unites state of.