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Both houses hold the responsibility of judging the election returns and qualifications of their members Also both houses have the power to punish members for disorderly misconduct Punishments for such conduct are:. 11 Cities Main article: History of Georgia (U.S state), Main article: 2013 Atlanta Braves season, Further information: Historiography of the British Empire. 78 2716, Mount Vernon Highway Dan Brouthers As of the 2010 United States Census there were 920,581 people 376,377 households and 209,215 families residing in the county the population density was 1,748.0 inhabitants per square mile (674.9/km2) There were 437,105 housing units at an average density of 830.0 per square mile (320.5/km2) the racial makeup of the county was 46.4% white 44.3% black or African American 6.9% Asian 0.2% American Indian 3.4% from other races and 2.2% from two or more races Those of Hispanic or Latino origin made up 7.5% of the population in terms of ancestry 7.7% were English 7.2% were German 6.3% were Irish and 5.4% were American. Insect: honey bee Film In 1829 gold was discovered in the North Georgia mountains leading to the Georgia Gold Rush and establishment of a federal mint in Dahlonega which continued in operation until 1861 the resulting influx of white settlers put pressure on the government to take land from the Cherokee Nation in 1830 President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act sending many eastern Native American nations to reservations in present-day Oklahoma including all of Georgia's tribes Despite the Supreme Court's ruling in Worcester v Georgia (1832) that U.S states were not permitted to redraw Indian boundaries President Jackson and the state of Georgia ignored the ruling in 1838 his successor Martin Van Buren dispatched federal troops to gather the tribes and deport them west of the Mississippi This forced relocation known as the Trail of Tears led to the death of over 4,000 Cherokees! 2 Government Besides these thirteen colonies Britain had another dozen in the New World Those in the British West Indies Newfoundland the Province of Quebec Nova Scotia Prince Edward Island Bermuda and East and West Florida remained loyal to the crown throughout the war (although Spain reacquired Florida before the war was over and later sold it to the United States) There was a certain degree of sympathy with the Patriot cause in several of the other colonies but their geographical isolation and the dominance of British naval power precluded any effective participation the British crown had only recently acquired those lands and many of the issues facing the Thirteen Colonies did not apply to them especially in the case of Quebec and Florida. Spanish 7.42% Tom Glavine The Georgia Ports Authority owns and operates four ports in the state: Port of Savannah Port of Brunswick Port Bainbridge and Port Columbus the Port of Savannah is the fourth largest seaport in the United States importing and exporting a total of 2.3 million TEUs per year the Port of Savannah's Garden City Terminal is the largest single container terminal in North America Several major companies including Target IKEA and Heineken operate distribution centers in close proximity to the Port of Savannah. See also: History of rail transport in the United States, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations established 1636 chartered as crown colony in 1663.