History chapter 7 abeka 6th grade
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Juan Ponce de Leon
First European to reach what is now the United States mainland
Claimed part of North America for England in 1497
John white government where
Lord de la warr governed where
John Carver governed where
William Bradford government wheres
John Wynthrop governed where
Sir Walter Raleigh
King James The first
Jamestown was named after him
Queen Elizabeth The first
Made sure there was a Bible in every church in England
King Charles the first
He let the Puritans in as a company and allowed them to start a colony.
First English child to be born in America
Captain John Smith
Took control of Jamestown; wisely made a new rule stating,"he that will not work shall not eat."
Captain Miles Standish
Military leader of the Plymouth
First Indian to welcome the pilgrims
Indian who lived with the pilgrims and taught them how to hunt and plant corn
Leader of the Wampanaug's; made a treaty with the pilgrims and shared the first Thanksgiving
First major settlement in Connecticut
Massachusetts Bay Colony
Colony Established by the Puritans
The pilgrims settlement
First permanent English settlement in the New World
The first permanent European settlement in the New World, planted by Spain
The "Lost colony" founded by Sir Walter Raleigh
Who were the group of English merchants who obtained a charter from King James I to establish a colony
Discovery, Godspeed, and the Susan Constant
Name the 3 ships that brought the settlers to Jamestown
O'le Deluder Satan Act.
Which act established the first public school system by directing every town that had at least 50 households to hire a teacher for their children
The New England Primer
What reading textbook was used by millions of American children for over 150 years?
What was the name of the first college founded in the colonies by the Puritans to train ministers?
Fundamental Order of Connecticut
What was the first written constitution in America?
year that Columbus sailed to the new world
year Jamestown was founded
Year pilgrims founded Plymouth Massachusetts
Year Puritans founded Massachusetts Bay Colony
Year O'le Deluder Satan Act was passed
Group who wanted to separate from the Church of England
He was the minister at Plymouth
Who didn't want to leave the church but wanted to purify it?
He was a pilgrim minister teaching Indians about God.
A fleet of Spanish ships at war with England
the separatists who went to Holland first
First written agreement for self government in America
A paddle shaped board with a verse from the Bible