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"How The States Got Their Shapes"

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  • William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania (1644 - 1718)
    Overview William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was an English founder and "Absolute Proprietor" of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future U.S. State ...

This project aims to gather together the Geni profiles for all of the notable figures who have been featured on the historical television program How The States Got Their Shapes.

How The States Got Their Shapes

When you add a profile for someone featured on the program, please make sure they are listed and linked below by editing this page as necessary.

Style Notes: When you find a profile on Geni but don't have editing access, please link it here so another collaborator can add it. When you are able to add a profile yourself, please put the profile name in bold so people know it has already been added. Please also include a brief description of why the person is notable when adding them.

Church and States