The colonial Quakers, hoping to regain the power that they lost ... Because of this,
in 1777, Quakers were extremely well ...
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articles, ... took them to North America where, as in England, they were
Quakers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. ... U.S. History ..... Religious freedom
and good relations with Native Americans were two keystones of Penn's style.
The largest Quaker communities were in the parts of Pennsylvania and New
Jersey ..... Quakers emigrated to America in the 1670s and early 1680s in large ...
The Historic American Buildings Survey recognized the Chichester ... In addition
to being able to worship freely, early Quaker settlers were thrilled with the rich, ...
Some of them, led by William Penn, decided to leave for North America, where ...
Because Quakers were very careful never to be dishonest in any way, people ...
History Now: American History Online ... Being reborn from the inside out by the
Holy Spirit, the early Quakers developed radical and ... if animated by the Holy
Spirit, and the Quakers were the first religious group to have female ministers.
Quakers were jailed frequently during the Society's first forty years. "Some
historians estimate .... Penn's interest in American colonization was twofold. The
Dec 28, 2002 ... Early Quaker History. ... granted as a part of our way of life in America today were
originally set forth in Penn's Charter of Liberties for his colony.
The Quakers — more properly known as the Society of Friends — were an ...
many Quakers chose to move to North America, particularly to Rhode Island, ...