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Puritan migration to New England (1620–40) - Wikipedia


The Puritan migration to New England was marked in its effects in the two decades from 1620 to 1640, after which it declined sharply for a while. The term Great ...

New England's Great Migration - Great Migration Study Project


(While more moderate Puritans sought only to purify and reform the Church of ... Unlike colonists to other areas, those who migrated to New England had known ...

Great Migration *** - Colonial America

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The Puritans believed that they would be able to establish a pure church in the colonies, in the lands known as New England, that would offer a model for the ...

Puritanism - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


In keeping with their focus on the home, Puritan migration to the New World usually ... The ensuing religious history of early New England is a tale of conflicts  ...

Setting Sail to New England - Understanding Your Ancestors


This simplified account of the immigration to New England leaves out some parts of the story, ... Who were these people that came together to form the Great Migration? ... The Puritan movement had been growing within England for some time.

History of immigration, 1620-1783 » Immigration to the United States


The years 1630 to 1640 are known as the Great Migration. The largely Puritan immigrants from England settled in New England, north of the settlement at ...

The Puritan Migration: Albion's Seed Sets Sail - British Heritage Travel


Jun 12, 2006 ... The Puritan Migration: Albion's Seed Sets Sail ... In 1618 John Winthrop could count himself among England's fortunate. ... and everyone — not just priests — was encouraged to read one of the new translations of the Bible.

Why did the Puritans move to America? | Reference.com


This prompted thousands to move to New England where they could worship free from fear of reprisals. The Puritan migration was comprised mainly of entire ...

Great Migration (Puritan) | Familypedia | Fandom powered by Wikia


Most of the Puritans who emigrated settled in the New England area. However, the Great Migration of Puritans was relatively short-lived and not as large as is ...

John Winthrop, Reasons for Emigrating to New England (1631)


Reasons to be considered for justifying the undertakers of the intended Plantation in New England, & for encouraging such whose hearts God shall move to join ...

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The Great Migration of Picky Puritans, 1620-40 - New England ...


Mar 1, 2015 ... When the Pilgrims landed in Plimoth Plantation in 1620, they began what was called the Great Migration – great not because of the numbers of ...

Reasons for Puritan Migration - Digital History


Today, eight million Americans can trace their ancestry to the fifteen to twenty thousand Puritans who migrated to New England between 1629 and 1640.

The Winthrop Society: Descendants of the Great Migration


THE GREAT MIGRATION: SHIPS TO NEW ENGLAND 1633-35 ... wooden ships bringing our Puritan ancestors to America almost without mishap in the 1630's; ...