Some Quakers came to North America in the early days because they wanted ....
While many Quakers did remain in both New England and Rhode Island, many ...
Quakers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. ... Here, Quakers would come
together to worship. The above ... Once they did this, they were "read out" of
The missionary efforts of the earliest Friends took them to North America, ... No
Quaker did more to enlist his brethren into public service than William Penn.
They came as Puritans and were converted at the hands of Quaker ... They did,
however, have a highly organized system of meetings and record keeping.
This idea of taking action led the Quakers who had moved to North America to
refuse to take sides in the American Revolutionary War in the 1700s. They did not
Dec 28, 2002 ... Friends felt that this was actually a compliment and eventually did not ... In 1671,
George Fox along with twelve others came to America and ...
Men did not understand the Quakers. ... They seek refuge in America ... sake they
had chosen the wilderness of America before the well-cultivated Old England.
Nov 12, 2003 ... Quakers settled in the 17th centuary. They settled in the Area in the North-West of
the original states in a state called Pennsylvania named after ...
Puritan leaders did not have much tolerance for people of other religions, and as
... she had been called by the Lord to come to America and share the Quaker
message. In all, from 1656 to 1661, at least forty Quakers came to New England
They came in search of land ?. Well not really, they came like the Pilgrims to
avoid religious persecution.