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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loyalist_(American_Revolution)

Loyalists were American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American .... They felt a need for order and believed that Parliament was the legitimate authority. ... See also: Loyalists Fighting in the American Revolution ... Adams did indeed estimate in another letter of that year that in the American ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Expulsion_of_the_Loyalists

During the American Revolution, those who continued to support King George III of Great ... See also: Loyalists Fighting in the American Revolution ... He did not share the republicanism of his more independence-minded countrymen.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loyalists_fighting_in_the_American_Revolution

Colonists who supported the British cause in the American Revolution were Loyalists, often ..... Lord Cornwallis did not oppose his Loyalists to the Patriot militia, and send ..... the war ended, the question arose as to what would happen to the Loyalists. ... For more information on this topic, see Loyalist (American Revolution), ...

www.ushistory.org/us/13c.asp

The year is 1774. Whether you are a merchant in Massachusetts, a German-born farmer living in Pennsylvania, a tavern-owning woman of Maryland, or a ...

www.let.rug.nl/usa/outlines/history-1994/the-road-to-independence/loyalists-during-the-american-revolution.php

American Loyalists, or "Tories" as their opponents called them, opposed the Revolution, ... Wealthy merchants tended to remain loyal, as did Anglican ministers, ...

www.npr.org/2015/07/03/419824333/what-happened-to-british-loyalists-after-the-revolutionary-war

Jul 3, 2015 ... It's July Fourth weekend — a time that many Americans dedicate to celebrating democracy and the birth of the United States. But more than two ...

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The Loyalists were those people who didn't think their situation was so bad and ... It's only natural that those people would want to keep their national identity ... taxes that other Britains did and while enjoying the greater personal freedoms they ...

www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/1915

Today it is easy for use to see why people wanted independence for the ... Sometimes they chose sides according to what was happening in their own ... If people they did not get along with did not want independence, they might take the ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h568.html

The role of The Loyalists in the history of the United States of America. ... " Perhaps the whole story of empire does not furnish another instance of a forcible ... Interested men, who are not to be trusted; weak men, who cannot see; prejudiced ...