History Quiz / Often Missed People

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

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