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Pilgrim Fathers - Wikipedia

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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...

Who were the Pilgrims? | Plimoth Plantation

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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 ...

The Mayflower - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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From the Pilgrims' reasons for leaving Europe to the treacherous journey across ... the village of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, left England and moved to Leyden, ...

Why the Pilgrims Really Came to America - Crosswalk.com

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Nov 21, 2013 ... There is much more to the story about why the Pilgrims really came to America. To better understand why the Pilgrims left England to come to ...

Why Did the Pilgrims Come to America? (Hint, It Wasn't Religious ...

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Religious persecution had prompted the Pilgrims to move from England to ... desire for greater religious freedom led them to leave Holland for America in 1620.

The Pilgrims Before Plymouth | Travel | Smithsonian

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Oct 18, 2011 ... When he began working as a curator in Leiden's municipal archives, Bangs admits he thought there was little left to learn about the Pilgrims.

Why did the pilgrims go to North America? | eNotes

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Apr 7, 2008 ... ... of these separatists moved first to Amsterdam and then to Leiden in Holland. In Leiden, many of the pilgrims worked hard as weavers. ... they did not leave England for North American directly for that purpose. ... In William Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation (1620-1647, originally titled Of Plymouth.

The Mayflower and Plymouth Colony [ushistory.org]

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The first group to leave England actually headed for the Dutch Netherlands in 1608. ... The Pilgrims were originally bound for Virginia to live north of Jamestown ...

The Pilgrims: Voyage to Freedom Part 1: The Need for Freedom

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So the Pilgrims left England, in search of a safe place to practice their religion. They chose to go to Holland and found a home in Leiden. For 12 years, they ...

America's First True "Pilgrims" | History | Smithsonian

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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 ...

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The Pilgrims - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of The Pilgrims, including videos, interesting articles, ... in the New World, set sail from England on the Mayflower in September 1620. ... Plymouth settlers were not originally known as Pilgrims, but as "Old Comers. ... discovery of a manuscript by Bradford in which he called the settlers who left...

Who were the pilgrims - Ohio Mayflower Descendants

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However, it was obvious the group would have to leave England. ... After considerable deliberation, the Pilgrims decided to move again to the New World, and ...

The Pilgrims and Puritans Come to America - Henrico

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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.