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Early American Vocabulary 1

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Persecution
Mistreatment of a specific Group
Puritans
Want to Purify Church of England
Separatists
Move away from church to found Colony
Mayflower
Pilgrim Merchant Ship
Leiden Holland
Original Pilgrim Home
Plimoth
Puritan Colony in Mass
William Bradford
Plimoth Governor
Council of Elders
Ruled Plimoth
Mercantilism
Economics of Colonialism
John Peter Zenger
NY Printer/Freedom of Press
Magna Carte
1215 First English Political Charter
Slave Codes
Defined Status of those in Bondage
The Enlightenment
18th Century Intellectual Revolution
Cape Cod
Site of Mayflower Landing
Chesapeake Bay
Between MD and VA
Debtors
Jailed/Transported
Indentured Servants
Contract/7-14 Years
Bondage
Slavery
Cash Crop
Grown to sell
Sustenance Farming
Grown for Consumption
Husbandryman
Takes care of Livestock
Curds
Cheese
Victuals
Food Stores
Pottage
Stew with vegetables
Dysentery
Terminal Diarrhea
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