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george calvert

father of lord baltimore and founder of maryland

lord baltimore

son of george calvert and founder of maryland

act of tolerance

all christians could worship freely


charter granted to king charles the 2, carolus, 8 english nobles settled the land n. carolina grew tobacco and cotton and s. carolina grew rice and indigo


charter granted by king charles the 1, named after king george, 1.) a place for debtors to get a fresh start 2.) a buffer between spanish and english colonies


a plant used to make a valuable blue dye

mason-dixon line

a boundary between pennsylvania and maryland, and a boundary between the southern and middle colonies

bacon's rebellion

bacon and a group of settlers revolted because the governor would not let them use the native american's land for farming


people who owed money that they could not pay back

slave code

treated enslaved Africans not as human beings, but as property


the belief that one race is superior to another

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