A great deal has been written about the life, struggles, and accomplishments of Colonial children were viewed as miniature adults; and boys and girls were.
also believed that they regarded their children as "miniature adults" and 'Alice Morse Earle, Child Life in Colonial Days (New York: Macmillan, 1899), p. 50.
Colonial Life. In 1775, over two million people lived in the thirteen. American colonies and about 500,000 of them lived in Virginia, the largest and most populous.
What was life in the American colonies like for teenagers? Answer. In colonial America, there were not really any “teenagers” as we know them. Of course.