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1

The first permanent European settlement in the New World was

St. Augustine

2

The colony founded by Sir Walter Raleigh and remembered today as "The Lost Colony" in

Roanoke

3

England defeated the ______ Armada in 1588

Spanish

4

In _____, Jamestown was founded

1607

5

The first place Separatist moved for religious freedom was _____

Holland

6

The pilgrims established their colony at Plymouth in ____

1620

7

The first written agreement of self-government in America was the

Mayflower Compact

8

The Ole' Deluder Satan Act was passed in 1647 in Massachusetts, establishing the first ____ in America.

Public Schools

9

The first written constitution in America was the _____.

Fundamental Orders of Connecticut

10

Colonial Virginia's elected body of representatives was called the _____.

House of Burgesses

11

The ____ brought settlers to Jamestown.

Susan Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery.

12

The first Indian to welcome the pilgrims was ____.

Samoset.

13

Georgia's first permanent settlement

Savannah

14

First Royal colony owned by the King of England

Virginia

15

South Carolina's first permanent settlement

Charleston

16

became the capital of Virginia in 1699

Williamsburg

17

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

Maryland

18

The Ark and the Dove brought settlers here for religious freedom

Maryland

19

The name of the colony that is now the state of New _____.

Netherland

20

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

Peter Stuyvesant

21

The swedes who settled in Delaware were the first to build ____ _____.

Log homes

22

The proper name for the ______ was the Society of Friends .

Quakers

23

The man responsible for establishing a settlement at Philadelphia was _____ ____.

William Penn

24

Count Von Zinzendorf was the leader of the ______, a group active in missionary work.

Moravians

25

The man who claimed North America for England in 1497

John Cabot

26

One of the first missionaries spurred by the Great Awakening

David Brainerd

27

Lord __ __ _____ was the first governor of Jamestown.

De La Warr

28

The minister of the colony of Plymouth

Elder Brewester

29

The second governor of Plymouth and the author of "Of Plymouth Plantation"

William Bradford

30

_____ ______ founded the first colony to offer complete religious freedom in America.

Roger Williams

31

Connecticut-born preacher who was one of the first leaders in the Great Awakening; he preached a series of sermons about salvation.

Jonathan Edwards

32

English evangelist who preached throughout the colonies, sometimes to 20,000 people at once.

George Whitefield

33

America's first black woman writer to have a book published

Phillis Wheatley

34

This man was hired to protect the Pilgrims at Plymouth

Captain Miles Standish

35

____ _______ planned and directed the building of the first Georgian settlement

James Oglethorpe

36

_____ ____ _____ married Pocahontas

John Rolfe

37

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

Squanto