The fishing colony there failed, but led to the foundation of Salem, Massachusetts
. The bankrupt Dorchester Company's lands ...
These words embody the spirit of the Puritans who founded the Massachusetts
Bay Colony. While they emigrated to the New World to be able to freely practice ...
May 11, 2015 ... One of the original English settlements in present-day Massachusetts, settled in
1630 by a group of about 1000 Puritan refugees from England ...
Founded: 1630 by John Winthrop and others, at Massachusetts Bay. Major
Industry: Agriculture (fishing, corn, livestock), Manufacturing (lumbering,
Jan 5, 2015 ... Massachusetts Bay Colony was a British settlement on the East Coast of ...
Massachusetts Bay Colony was founded by the Massachusetts Bay ...
This page is about the founding of and history of the Massachusetts Colony. Did
you know its original settlers signed the Mayflower Compact, the first example of
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On this day in History, Rhode Island founder banished from Massachusetts on
Oct 09, 1635. Learn more about what happened today on History.
The ship landed on the shores of Cape Cod, in present-day Massachusetts, two
... These included John Winthrop's Massachusetts Bay Colony, founded in 1630,
John Winthrop, a Puritan, founded the Massachusetts Colony, naming it as such
after an Algonquin tribe. Massachusetts means 'at the great hill', or 'large hill ...