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Unformatted text preview: Cromwell leads until 1660, backed by his army-Parliament wants to have a king again, with less power. 1660 Charles II coronated king. Very kingly, ok ruling with limited power 1663 gave large tract of land as thanks for their support of his family 8 nobles, gave them land in Carolinas Men hire John Locke to write their constitution Land grants based on hierarchy. England recreated in the new world Separated into two geological areas, N. and S. S. Carolina most fertile land in all the colonies People illegally move into N. Carolina, mostly poor. Rich in South. Created a colony that was hard to rule due to polar opposites 1729, nobles families tired of running Carolina, so they sold all of it off James allowed his brother, Duke of York to capture the Dutch Colony, New Amsterdam and renamed it New York Also turned over more land to his friends, Earl of Jersey and Earl () Quakers allowed to move in W. Jersey...
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2008 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Wood during the Spring '08 term at Tarrant County.
- Spring '08