. . Minor league affiliates Precipitation totals in mm Clearcutting In 1606 King James I of England granted charters to both the Plymouth Company and the London Company for the purpose of establishing permanent settlements in America the London Company established the Colony and Dominion of Virginia in 1607 the first permanently settled English colony on the continent the Plymouth Company founded the Popham Colony on the Kennebec River but it was short-lived the Plymouth Council for New England sponsored several colonization projects culminating with Plymouth Colony in 1620 which was settled by English Puritan separatists known today as the Pilgrims the Dutch Swedish and French also established successful American colonies at roughly the same time as the English but they eventually came under the English crown the Thirteen Colonies were complete with the establishment of the Province of Georgia in 1732 although the term "Thirteen Colonies" became current only in the context of the American Revolution.
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