What colonies did the British Empire have in the New World in 1776?

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In 1776, the colonies that are now the United States were still colonies of Britain.  So were colonies that are now part of Canada as well as several colonies in the Caribbean.  Among those colonies were (all names are what they were called at the time):

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • ...

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In 1776, the colonies that are now the United States were still colonies of Britain.  So were colonies that are now part of Canada as well as several colonies in the Caribbean.  Among those colonies were (all names are what they were called at the time):

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Bermuda
  • Lower Canada
  • Upper Canada
  • Cape Breton Island
  • Cayman Islands
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Dominica
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Grenada
  • Jamaica
  • Leeward Islands
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Nevis
  • Newfoundland
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nova Scotia
  • Pennsylvania
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Rhode Island
  • Rupert's Landd
  • St. Christopher
  • St. Vincent
  • South Carolina
  • Tobago 
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Virginia
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