History Quiz / Often Missed People

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Can you name the Often missed people in history??

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SignificanceNameExtra Info
Father of New France
Fought against Salutary Rigor (Writs of Assistance)
Famouse people who employed sulfuric ether during surgery (innovation on medicine)
wagered war against Dutch to acquire New Netherlands
Established Georgia
said if colonists fight in french-indian war, England pays for all costs
Portuguese Sailor who navigated to West Indies
City upon a Hill
Created Albany Regency
Revolutionary man in entertainment industry (Created American Museum in 1841)
predestination, accused clergy of following belief taht good work were key to salvation
____ Gardoqui Treaty
lead wampanoag against the Europeans, sachem angered at expansion
Wrote 51 of 85 articles in Federalist Papers
Leading Trancendentalist
Linked christian piety and republican ideals
contends that the genders had equal ability and deserved equal education, supported Republican motherhood
Maryland, created safe haven for catholics
First European expedition to modern US/cross Mississippi River
Natural, individual rights, resist unjust governments
Reform: Called for diet change and no alcohol (Mid 19th century)
First secretary of MA board of Education
Argued for complete separation of church and state
New Jersey Plan (Constitution)
James Town Captain and leader
Friends of Governor Berkeley, led rebellion against Indians and Rich
Cotton Gin
SignificanceNameExtra Info
Important in Abolition Movement (sisters)
Telegraph Inventor
Led a rebellion against settlers moving into Mississippi Valley
to mobilize Americans in an American Foreign Legion (Help French during French Revolution)
Drafted proposal for constitution
XYZ Affair (French Foreign Minister)
Famous explorer trying to find northwest passage
Challenged Notion of Separate Spheres
allowed representative government in Virginia
Had his group of friends who benefited from land, Supported no-expansion in south
urged house of burgesses to adopt resolutions against parliament (Virginia lawyer and planter)
Pro-British Mohawk Leader during Revolutionary War
Phrenology chief supporters
First to circumnavigate the world (died on passage)
Conquered the Aztecs
led crowd against custom officials, killed in Boston Massacre
Crossed Isthmus of Panama
Leader of Temperance Movement (Mid 1840)
criticized George III for policies, British editor
Conquered the Incas
Led first expedition to Florida
Led 2nd Great Awakening
Tobacco bringer from West Indies
Viriginia Plan (Constitution)
Treaty of San Lorenzo
During Age of Reform, women who fought for rights

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