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HIST111 Chapter 4 Notes

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HIST111 Chapter 4 Notes History 111

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These notes focus on the Great English Migration by describing the origins of the West Indies and the British colonies in North America.
United States History to 1865
Dr. Eric Rose
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Date Created: 09/30/16
Chapter 4: The Great English Migration Important Term Definition/Main Idea Important People Places Great English Migration (1630-1642)  The emigration of over 70,00 English citizens to North America  British West Indies  50,000 English citizens  Barbados = sugar island o Large export of slaves      Economically functions from Carolina o Slaves went from Barbados to Carolina     Lord Ashley Cooper o Established the “colonial experiment” o Owned the largest shares of African land o Owned a majority of the Barbados  New England  Plymouth Rock: place where the first pilgrims landed in 1620      First Year = Worst Year   Unfamiliar climate kills over half the population  Population stabilizes once people have adapted to the climate Virginia  Jamestown     First permanent British colony     Governor Berkeley     First Year = Worst Year o People adapt to climate and create families  Struggled to make Indians work on Tobacco farms  Indentured Servants      White slaves o Worked 7 years on the plantation o Received food and housing      Majority of white population o Desired to become farmers  Bacon Rebellion  Nathaniel Bacon: frontiersman who wants Indian land  Asks Governor Berkeley for permission to take the land  Bacon is allowed to take the land without protection from the Indians o Attacked Indian settlements  o Burned plantations owned by the aristocrats  No indentured servants = African slaves (white servants might rebel again!)  White people have an increased social status Massachusetts Bay (1630)  Very popular place, sort of like LA, where everything happens (minus the celebrities)  Puritans = very intolerant     Roger Williams o Puritan minister      Separation of church and state o Religious behavior should not be controlled by the government      Government shouldn’t just take Indian land  Negotiate with them  Buy the land  Perhaps, sign a treaty o BANISHED!!!!     Anne Hutchinson o Very outspoken Puritan leader  o Weekly prayer meetings o Women are not allowed to be Puritan Leaders  o Antinomianism: my actions won’t change anything if I’m destined to go to Heaven (or Hell) o BANISHED!!! Rhode Island (1635)  Established by Roger Williams after he is kicked out of Massachusetts  Williams also establishes the first Baptist Church (1636)  Anna Hutchinson is also banished and moves to Rhode Island  Most religious tolerant colony Carolina  Rice = new cash crop o Exotic food to New England o Becomes chief export because of African slaves o West Africa: original place where rice was cultivated  Carolina = richest colony $$$ o Receives a lot of slaves in order to create rice fields o Black majority by 1710 Pennsylvania     William Penn o Established Pennsylvania by getting a land grant      Third richest person in the colonies o First Advertiser  Free, large land for any race of any religious background      Pennsylvania = diversity     Quakers o Radical Christians      Oaths = sin  Refused to recognize established churches  Never took oaths to citizenship      Slavery = BAD  Manhattan  Center of economic operations  More democratic  Diverse races and religious backgrounds  Dutch East India Company     Most powerful corporation in the world  Lucrative holdings of land in the east  Constantly competing with the Caribbean sugar islands  Purchased Manhattan o Dutch aristocrats o Land was not as lucrative      Small island + small population   ≠  $$$


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