The Pilgrims or Pilgrim Fathers were early European settlers of the Plymouth
Colony in ... Separatists held that their differences with the Church of England
were ... Shortly thereafter, Smyth and m...
The congregation stayed briefly in Amsterdam and then moved to the city of ...
Although the Pilgrims had originally intended to settle near the Hudson River in ...
to stay behind in England or Holland when Mayflower left England were able to ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... To better understand why the Pilgrims left England to come to America, it may be
helpful to briefly review the religious landscape of the time.
Religious persecution had prompted the Pilgrims to move from England to ...
desire for greater religious freedom led them to leave Holland for America in
The Pilgrims were a group of English people who came to America seeking ... I.
After two attempts to leave England and move to Holland, a Separatist group ...
The Pilgrims and Puritans came to America to practice religious freedom. ...
Bradford, decided to leave England and start a settlement of their own so that.
Nov 1, 1988 ... Never mind—the Separatists would leave secretly. ... Britain's King James,
hearing of the Pilgrims' arrival in Leyden, sent a letter of protest to the town
authorities. .... Within the space of 20 years, the Pilgrims moved from a static,
medieval ... and mention that this article was originally published on FEE.o...
Nov 17, 2011 ... Before they set foot on the Mayflower, the Pilgrims journeyed from English
farmlands to the urban ... There were a great many Puritans in England at the
beginning of the 17th century who .... So why did they leave? ... After a year or so,
the flock, now numbering 100 or so, moved south to the town of Leiden.
May 22, 2008 ... Some fifty years before the Mayflower left port, a band of French colonists .... sort
of religious persecution that later drove the Pilgrims from England, .... Let us
move forward as one America, as American's and build upon what ...
Guide's Guide to Cape Cod National Seashore, Pilgrim sections ... and the
Pilgrims decided to leave England and move to Holland where freedom of