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Colonial Georgia Timeline

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220px james edward oglethorpe by alfred edmund dyer small square John Olgelthorpe Set Sail to Georgia Olgelthorpe was given £5,000 to find new land in order to deposit criminals. There was so much criminals in jail that when they got full they dumped them into random cities in london. So the King granted him permission.
Images 3 small square Ogelthorpe Landed Olgelthorpe and his colonists landed on south Carolina on a ship named Ann.They were very close to Savannah Georgia.
M 11263 thumb small square First Meeting 12Trustees attended the first meeting on July 20, 1732, at the Georgia office in the Old Palace Yard, which is very close to Westminister,Georgia
Images 4 small square Savannah, Georgia Olgelthorpe landed in what is now called Savannah, Georgia
Downloadedfile 2 small square Jews In 1733 agroup of jews settle in Georgia without permission but Olgelthorpe allows them to stay.
M 1123 thumb small square Back Home Olgelthorpe returned home with his freind Tomachichi and his wife and nephew
Downloadedfile 3 small square Moravians Moravians went to Georgia, bringing the religion pacifists.
They opposedmilitary or violence.They ended up leaving Georgia in 1740
Timeline small square George Dunbar George Dunbar recruited 177 Highlanders from Scotland to take to Georgia
300px jameswrightbysoldi small square James Wright James Wright becomes an atourney general for South Carolina
Downloadedfile 4 small square Olgelthorpe Changes lgelthorpe returned and got less enthusiastic of the trustees desicions about ban on rum in 1742 and with the admission of slavery in 1750
Images 5 small square End to the Trustees The admission to slavery starts and the Trustee Period ends.
Downloadedfile 5 small square Royal Period Begins John Reynolds is elected and is the first royal govenor of Georgia. His leader4ship ended in 1756
Timeline small square More Land James Wright went to london to persuade thepeople increase landw
Timeline small square James Wright Again He returned in 1773 as Sir James Wright with royal approval but the creek Indians Were reluctant in giving up their land.
Images 6 small square Ban Trade With Brittain!!!!! Georgians attended a Provincial Congress in Savannah to decide to join the Continental Association
Downloadedfile 6 small square 4th of July Baby!!!!!! George Walton, Lyman Hall, and Button Gwinnett signed the Declaration of Independence,bringing an end to the period of royal government.
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Georgia Colonization Timeline