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Quakers in North America constitute approximately 21% of Quakers worldwide ( 2012), ... Many of its early members were prominent Quakers involved in the American Revolution before the society was established. Notable Free Quakers at the ...

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Main article: Cultural assimilation of Native Americans § Grant's ... The Quakers were involved in many of the great reform ...

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Fox and other early Quakers, or Friends, were persecuted for their beliefs, which included the ... Quaker missionaries first arrived in America in the mid-1650s.

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During the revolutionary era Quakers dominated Philadelphia, at the time the ... They were outcasts in many parts of America and tended to live together in ...

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Quakers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. ... U.S. History ..... Religious freedom and good relations with Native Americans were two keystones of Penn's style.

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Feb 7, 2006 ... The first Quakers to arrive in America were viewed as dangerous heretics in many of the colonies. They were deported as Witches, imprisoned ...

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90 viii QUAKERS IN AMERICAN COLONIES CHAPTER VI LATER ..... The first " Quaker Churches " in America were formed out of this sort of material ; and so ...

www.phmc.state.pa.us/portal/communities/pa-heritage/our-first-friends-early-quakers.html

The Historic American Buildings Survey recognized the Chichester ... In addition to being able to worship freely, early Quaker settlers were thrilled with the rich, ...

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Jun 1, 2009 ... Quakers never preached sexual abstinence, but spouses were ... first appeared among Quakers in England and North America in the 1700s.