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The Pilgrims or Pilgrim Fathers were early European settlers of the Plymouth Colony in .... For some were taken & clapt up in prison, others had their houses besett ... to flie & leave their howses & habitations, and the means of their livelehood. .... One resulting concession that England did obtain from the Netherlands was a ...

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Nov 21, 2013 ... At Home · The Case for Christ Makes a Strong Argument for Mass Appeal ... 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 ... the Church of England of Catholic traditions that they did not believe to be biblical).

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Jan 18, 1998 ... The Pilgrims Fathers, as they are known today, founded one of the first European colonies in North America and their thinking shaped much of ...

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Find out more about the history of The Pilgrims, including videos, interesting ... in the New World, set sail from England on the Mayflower in September 1620. ... as a result of poor nutrition and housing that proved inadequate in the harsh weather. ... Soon after the Pilgrims built their settlement, they came into contact with ...

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Jan 8, 2017 ... The Puritans fled England to escape religious persecution, but were ... She worked as a midwife and also held religious meetings for women at her home, .... next Thanksgiving and smiling at the holiday images of the pilgrims, ...

teachers.henrico.k12.va.us/fairfield/saunders_d/homework/colonies/puritans.pdf

... of their own. The Pilgrims and Puritans came to America to practice religious ... Bradford, decided to leave England and start a settlement of their own so that ... King Charles I would threaten the Puritans with harsh punishments if they did not.

www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/pilgrims1.htm

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 ...

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Nov 12, 2007 ... 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 ...

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The religious persecution that drove settlers from Europe to the British North American ... Many propertyless Lutherans, given only eight days to leave their homes, froze to death ... "but pray that your flight does not occur in the winter or on the Sabbath. .... Unlike the Pilgrims, who came to Massachusetts in 1620, the Puritans ...