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Quakers in North America constitute approximately 21% of Quakers worldwide ( 2012), ... Many of its early members were prominent Quakers involved in the American Revolution before the society was established. Notable Free Quakers at the ...

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Pennsylvania made guarantees of ... Quakers took political control but were bitterly split ...

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Find out more about the history of The Quakers, including videos, interesting articles, ... took them to North America where, as in England, they were persecuted.

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Feb 7, 2006 ... The first Quakers to arrive in America were viewed as dangerous heretics in many of the colonies. They were deported as Witches, imprisoned ...

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Quakers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. ... As religious dissenters of the Church of England, they were targets much like the Separatists and the Puritans.

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If Quakers were religiously just one group among many tolerated equals, socially and politically they were Pennsylvania's first citizens. The colonial government ...

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Being reborn from the inside out by the Holy Spirit, the early Quakers developed ... Spirit, and the Quakers were the first religious group to have female ministers.

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The role of Quakers in the history of the United States of America. ... The Quakers, or Friends, were formed in the mid-17th Century by an English shoemaker, ...

www.phmc.state.pa.us/portal/communities/pa-heritage/our-first-friends-early-quakers.html

In addition to being able to worship freely, early Quaker settlers were thrilled with the rich, fertile land of Penn's new colony. "And for our condition as men, ...

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By far the most important history of American Quakerism covering our period is .... In the Puritan Colonies of New England, Quakers were, of course, without the ...