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  1. KorbenDallas

    The State of Georgia #3: Fort Frederica and town Frederica

    Frederica Fort Frederica and town Frederica were built by James Oglethorpe between 1736 and 1748 to protect the southern boundary of the British colony of Georgia from Spanish raids. They named Frederica for Frederick, Prince of Wales, (1707–1751). Located on the St. Simons Island. Fort...
  2. KorbenDallas

    Colony of Virginia vs. 1636 Map

    It's kind of hard to figure out what the official population numbers for the Colony of Virginia were in the year 1636. For the most part, the numbers are estimates. Here is some of the available info. 1624: Since 1606, approximately 7,300 emigrants have sailed for the colony, and 6,040 have...
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