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voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic Ocean to North America and the West Indies
attack led by Nathaniel Bacon again American Indians and the colonial government in Virginia
sacred agreement
Region of Spanish America where few Europeans lived; included Northern Mexico, Florida and parts of present-day Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas
people who disagree with official religious or political opinions
Maryland law that made restricting the religious rights of Christians a crime; the first law guaranteeing religious freedom to be passed in America
legal document written by the Pilgrims to specify basic laws and social for their colony
Protestants who wanted to reform the Church of England
First written principles of government created in the United States
Official document that gives a person the right to establish a colony
HintVocabulary Word
large farms that usually specialize in growing one kind of crop
colonists who received free passage to North America in exchange for working without pay for a certain number of years
system set up by the London Company in 1618 that gave 50 acres of land to colonists who paid their own way to Virginia
Members of a Puritan Separatist sect that left England in the early 1600s to settle in the Americas
colonial Virginia’s elected assembly
powerful alliance of Algonquian Indians under the leadership of Wahunsonacock
religious movement begun by Marin Luther and others in 1517 to reform the Catholic Church
Society of Friends; Protestant sect founded in 1640s in England whose members believed that salvation was available to all people
mass migration of thousands of English people to the Americas that took place between 1629 and 1640

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