chapter 3 - chapter 3 new England Puritans kept their...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
chapter 3 new England Puritans kept their customs and way of life God and family oriented Men married at 25 and 22 for women Population lived longer lives in Chesapeake Women were housewives, more church goers Massachusetts- women had no legal rights, no right of property Social classes. Illegal to wear clothes of higher class Stable, prosperous, long live, productive 3:2 male/ female Chesapeake (Virginia is in) People die younger Singles came not families 6:1 male/female Adult male w/ Indians Shaky low standards Interpretation of beauty for women Tobacco was the great equalizer- more cance of living, richer $ - Farmers were rich who planted tobacco. Others were dirt farmers. - Small amount fo people control great amount of money - Freed man-argest population ( indentured servants/ African slave) - More slave, the higher class you are - Slaves came from NEW ENGLAND NOT Africa - 11 million African slaves 2:1 me/’women (brazil, carribean, n.america) 1670 Negro Law- child is the status of the mother. -
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course AMH AMH2020 taught by Professor Crawford during the Spring '12 term at Broward College.

Page1 / 2

chapter 3 - chapter 3 new England Puritans kept their...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online