HIS 100 - midterm

HIS 100 - midterm - Sheet1 Page 1 Virginai Company sent...

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Unformatted text preview: Sheet1 Page 1 Virginai Company sent From England to settle new world (Chesapeake) colonies originally corporations first colony was Virginia (Jamestown) new charter - replaces weak council w/ powerful govenor tobacco - big product in early colony tobacco = more indentured servants/immigrants New England - middle class NE - cold, less disease NE - devout puritans, severed ties w/ Church of Eng. gov't - formal agreement - Mayflower Compact Squanto - Indian - showed colonists how to grow maize city govt from church govt Anne Hutchinson - claimed direct contact w/ god blasphemy in the eyes of orthodox Puritans Roger Williams - questioned the king's right to confiscate Indian lands Georges and Mason - New Hampshire & Maine Indian land was god's reward for doing hard wrk and bieng pious Pequot War - indians huts burned by colonists, fleeing indians shot King Phillip's War - Indian rebellion against colonists who wanted them to convert to Christianity New Neatherland - free enterprise, religions/ethnic diversity, controlled by govenor, colonists prized...
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