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Chapter 3 Vocabulary. Joint stock company. A company that was backed by investors to earn profits. Indentured servants. Sold their labor to pay for passage to a colony. Patroon. A person that brought 50 settlers to New Netherland. Pilgrim. A group of religious seperatists. Puritan.

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Chapter 3 vocabulary

Chapter 3 Vocabulary


Joint stock company

Joint stock company

  • A company that was backed by investors to earn profits


Indentured servants

Indentured servants

  • Sold their labor to pay for passage to a colony


Patroon

Patroon

  • A person that brought 50 settlers to New Netherland


Pilgrim

Pilgrim

  • A group of religious seperatists


Puritan

Puritan

  • Reformers within the Church of England


Challenger

Challenger

  • One who seeks change – Anne Hutchinson- challenged Puritan leaders


Governor

Governor

  • A position of political power – Peter Stuyvesant was the Governor of New Netherland


Proprietary colony

Proprietary colony

  • A colony owned by a person -Duke of York - proprietor of New Netherland - renames it New York.


Tolerance

Tolerance

  • A fair attitude

  • Practiced by the Quakers – William Penn


Refuge

Refuge

  • A safe place - James Oglethorpe – Georgia refuge for debtors


Mayflower compact

Mayflower Compact

  • Established the idea of self government in the colonies


Migration

migration

  • A large group of people moving

  • The great migration - Puritans


Charter

charter

  • Government issued written contract


Work ethic

Work ethic

  • A belief in the importance of working hard, a job well done – John Smith - Jamestown


Purify

purify

  • To cleanse


Representative government

Representative Government


House of burgesses

House of Burgesses

  • First representative assembly in the colonies


Rebellion

rebellion

  • defianceofanyauthority


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