History Quiz / HCMS US History 2 (1607-1770)

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New England preacher that wrote, 'Sinners in the Hands of An Angry God'
1692-93/hunt for witches in MA that ended with 20 people and 2 dogs being executed
Jesuit who explored Great Lakes region in mid to late 1600's/sailed down Mississippi in 1682/named Louisiana after King Louis of France
Legendary Iroquois leader/co-founder of Iroquois Confederacy/follower of Huron prophet Great Peacemaker/immortalized in poem by Longfellow
1730's & 40's/religious revival in America led by Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield
leader of Puritans who founded Connecticut
'The traditional home of the otherwise minded'; secured a charter in 1644
5 NY Indian tribes including Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, & Seneca/later Tuscarora became 6th
Year Harvard University was founded/oldest university in United States
Connecticut's 1639 Constitution
Founded Maryland(4th colony) in 1634 as a Catholic refuge
Saved Jamestown; 'no work, no food' policy
1675-76/sometimes called First Indian War/tried to stop western colonial expansion in New England/destroyed 12 Puritan towns/Indian alliance collapsed after first year
known as King Philip by English
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Maryland law that guaranteed Christian religious liberty but gave death penalty to Jews, etc.
Christian missionary in GA/returned to England and founded Methodism
Captain of the Plymouth colony militia
Year of founding of Plymouth Colony
Advocated complete break w/ Church of England; founded RI
Believed in antinomianism; banished from MA and helped found RI
Defined slaves' legal status/master's rights; strict and severe; used in slave colonies
Year of founding of Jamestown Colony
Year that the Carolinas separated
1733 Parliamentary Act that tried to hurt American trade w/ French West Indies
began in 1637 between English colonists of Massachusetts Bay, Plymouth, & Saybrook colonies vs namesake Indians/achieved 40 yrs of peace
MA Bay Colony founder/governor or deputy governor for 19 years
Joint-stock company that received a charter from James I in 1606

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