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first export of lumber from new england

1622

new Hampshire was founded by John Mason

1623

Agriculture (potatoes, fishing), Manufacturing (textiles, shipbuilding)

Massachusetts was founded by John Winthrop

1630

Agriculture (fishing, corn, livestock), Manufacturing (lumbering, shipbuilding)

Connecticut was founded by Thomas Hooker

1636

Agriculture (wheat, corn, fishing)

Rhode Island was founded by Roger Williams

1636

Agriculture (livestock, dairy, fishing), Manufacturing (lumbering)

Salem witch trials

1691

Hysteria over witchcraft accusations consumes Salem Village, Massachusetts