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The first permanent European settlement in the New World

St. Augustine

1

The colony founded by Sir Walter Raleigh and remembered today as the lost colony

Roanoke

2

England defeated this armada in 1588

The Spanish Armada

3

Jamestown was founded in this year

1607

4

The first place separatists moved for religious freedom

Holland

5

The pilgrims established their colony at Plymouth in this year

1620

6

The first written agreement of self-government in America

The Mayflower compact

7

The Ole' Deluder Satan act was passed in 1647 Massachusetts establishing the first of these in America

Public schools

8

The first written constitution in America was the

Fundamental Orders of Connecticut

9

Colonial Virginia's elected body of representatives

House of Burgesses

10

These ships brought settlers to Jamestown

The Susan Constant,the Godspeed, and the Discovery

11

The first Indian to welcome the Pilgrims

Samoset

12

Georgia's first permanent settlement

Savannah

13

The first royal colony owned by the King of England

Virginia

14

South Carolina's first permanent settlement

Charlston

15

This became the capital of Virginia in 1699

Williamsburg

16

Lord Baltimore requested American land to begin this colony for English Catholics

Maryland

17

The Ark and the Dove brought settlers here for religious freedom

Maryland

18

The name of the colony that is now the state of New York was known as New....

Netherland

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The Dutch governor of New Netherland who was forced to surrender to the English

Peter Stuyvesant

20

The Swedes who settled in Delaware were the first to build these

Log cabins

21

The proper name for this group was the Society of Friends

Quakers

22

The man responsible for establishing a settlement at Philadelphia

William Penn

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Count von Zinzendorf was the leader of these people, a group active in missionary work

The Moravians

24

The Indian who lived with the Pilgrims and helped them to survive

Squanto

25

The man who claimed part of North America for England in 1497

John Cabot

26

One of the first missionaries spurred by the great awakening

David Brainerd

27

The first governor of Jamestown

Lord De La Warr

28

Minister of the colony at Plymouth

Elder Brewster

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Second governor of Plymouth and the author of Of Plymouth Plantation

William Bradford