History Quiz / Often Missed People

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

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