French and Spanish colonies
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French colony Religion
controlled by Catholics
French colony government
royal colony. Ruled by French king
French relationship with Native Americans.
Good relationship. Kept alliances to promote fur trading
French colony economics
French Colony territory
Middle of North America. Called Louisiana
Spanish Colony religion
Catholics only. Protestants were forced out
Spanish Colony government
governed by Viceroy (representative for the king) Settlers had to obey laws and couldn't make their own.
Spanish relationship to Native Americans
Harsh. Forced in mission to convert native Americans. First ones to use them as slaves. Many Natives died.
Spanish Colony Economics
gold mining, sugar cane plantations
Spanish colony territory
Most of Mexico and parts of southeast and southwest of now United States