Governor of Virginia and friendly towards the Indians. Bacon's Rebellion occured while he was in office.
Led Bacon's Rebellion. A planterwho was in search of land and attacked the Indians to get it.
A muslim African kidnapped from his home in Africa was sold into slavery, bought hi freedom and promoted pre-emancipated ideas.
A self-taught scholar and Pilgrim leader who was against settlement of non Pilgrims who could corrupt their society.
An English witch hunter during the English Civil War.
When someone poor from Europe wants passage to America they agree to work a certain period of time for their money supplier in order to pay off their debt.
Rules by which owners bound their slaves; the Barbados Slave Code was the worst.
The right to aquire a certain amount of land granted to the person who finances the passage of a laborer.
A sermon or prophecy warning of doom and calling for repentance.
The voyage of slaves from Africa to the Americas.
Goods, clothes, and a little bit of land promised to indentured servants when their service time was up.
The tracking down, trials, and execution of people accused of witchcraft.
The thought that Yankees knew exactly what they were doing.
A loving environment for children: tranquil New England social structure and few premarital pregnancies.
Religious turn towards God.
Led by Nathaniel Bacon, he and some others took justice into their own hands by attacking an Indian village.
A rebellion in New York led by the merchants against the lordly land holders in 1689.
Puritan churchs offered partial membership to people who hadn't been completely converted.
A black person born and raised in America.
New England Primer
The first learning-to-read book printed in the Americas that taught Bible stories along with other lessons.