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Roger Williams


Roger Williams was a Puritan, an English Reformed theologian, and .... Williams and twelve "loving friends" then established his new settlement which Williams called "Providence"...

Roger Williams - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


The political and religious leader Roger Williams (c. 1603-1683) is best remembered for founding the state of Rhode Island and advocating separation of church ...

Roger Williams Biography - Roger Williams Family Association


Drypoint etching, 1936, by Arthur W. Heintzelman, commemorating the Tercentenary of the founding of Rhode Island by Roger Williams. Courtesy of Roger ...

Roger Williams Facts *** - Colonial America


Fast facts about the life of Roger Williams of the Rhode Island Colony for kids. Short Biography of Roger Williams for kids. Facts, history and information about ...

Rev. Roger Williams, Founder of Rhode Island - Geni


Feb 21, 2016 ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbgsqQs0KNU Roger Williams was the founder of the colony of Rhode Island.

Roger Williams: Founding Providence - Roger Williams National ...


That spring Massasoit gave him a tract of land along the SeekonkRiver in what is now East Providence. A handful of Roger's followers came down from Salem ...

God, Government and Roger Williams' Big Idea | History | Smithsonian


After he was cast into the wilderness, Roger Williams argued that religion and .... Williams had to persuade Parliament to allow Rhode Island to divorce church ...

Ri History - Rhode Island - Nellie M. Gorbea - Secretary of State


In 1663 the name “Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations” was ... Roger Williams founded the first permanent white settlement in Rhode Island at ...

Roger Williams - New World Encyclopedia


Williams founded the congregation in 1638 ... the New World, established a Baptist church in Newport, Rhode Island.

Roger Williams - NNDB


Remains: Buried, Roger Williams Memorial, Providence, RI ... Roger Williams, founder of the colony of Rhode Island in America and pioneer of religious liberty,  ...

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Roger Williams, Founder of Rhode Island, Arrived in Boston


Roger Williams, Founder of Rhode Island, Arrived in Boston February 5, 1631. What is your religion or spiritual belief? In the U.S., we can take it for granted that  ...

Roger Williams - Minister - Biography.com


Learn about the life of Roger Williams, a political and religious leader best ... stance on separation of church and state and founding the colony of Rhode Island, ...

Roger Williams - United States History


A History of the Narragansett Tribe of Rhode Island Keepers of the Bay by Robert A. Geake. Before Roger Williams set foot in the New World, the Narragansett ...