Wanted to Purify the Church. Split into the Reformists and Separatists
Wanted to Reform the Church instead of separate from it
Separated from the Church. Left England and went to Holland, but feared that the Dutch were impacting their children, so they went back to England to board the Mayflower and the Speedwell and go to the New World
Separatist leader. Coined the name "pilgrims"
Colony the Separatists created. Funded by the Plymouth Co.
Native American; called a "tool of God" because he could speak English. Taught the Plymouth settlers how to fish and plant food.
Plymouth settlers signed this. Said that they were loyal to king and the governor rules by consent of the governed.
As governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, he was instrumental in forming the colony's government and shaping its legislative policy. He envisioned the colony, centered in present-day Boston, as a "city upon a hill" from which Puritans would spread religious righteousness throughout the world.
He founded Rhode Island for separation of Church and State. He believed that the Puritans were too powerful and was ordered to leave the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious beliefs.
She preached the idea that God communicated directly to individuals instead of through the church elders. She was forced to leave Massachusetts in 1637. Her followers (the Antinomianists) founded the colony of New Hampshire in 1639.
led a group of dissidents from Massachusetts to the north in 1638. They founded the town of Exeter in New Hampshire
A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of Massachusetts Bay to Connecticut because he believed that the governor and other officials had too much power. He wanted to set up a colony in Connecticut with strict limits on government.
these colonies, such as Jamestown, were operated by joint-stock comp.
Colonies controlled by the British king through governors appointed by him and through the king's veto power over colonial laws.
Colonies in which the proprietors (who had obtained their patents from the king) named the governors, subject to the king's approval.
Title was Lord Baltimore; founded Maryland as a haven for Catholics
Act of Toleration
Allowed free worship to all Christians in Maryland
A settlement established by the Dutch, captured by the English and Duke of York and renamed New York
Governor of New Amsterdam; incompetent official who incited the Indian conflict
Made New Amsterdam prosperous
Duke of York
Led fleet that conquered New Amsterdam. Renamed it New York.
Quaker; the King was in debt to his father so he gave him land in America. Founded Pennsylvania
Society of Friends
Another name for Quakers (called quakers because they quaked with emotion in church)
Anthony Ashley Cooper
Set out a way to keep strict social order within the Carolinas
people granted land by the King of France
Men who worked on the divided land of the seigneurs
Wantd a colony where unfortunates could have a new start. Founded Georgia.