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of New England
AIM: How were the New England colonies created?
Wanted to purify (reform the Church of England
Disliked organ music, fancy churches
Persecuted by King Charles I
Satan was always present
Citizens found guilty of sins were humiliated
Letters on back
Dunked in ponds
Stand in pillories
Escape persecution from King Charles I
The Great Migration
15,0000 journey to Mass.
“We shall be as a city on a hill..”
Male father figures controlled each household.
Called a patriarchal society
Ministers and magistrates controlled church & household patriarchs.
Believed govt had too much power
Left Massachusetts Bay & started a new colony
sign of salvation.
The English keep coming & taking…
Nobody could talk, joke, drink
Everybody attended church
Life in New England Colonies
Vote or make decisions
Took place at church
Made strict religious laws
The Town Meeting
Shipbuilding (trees from forests)
Hunted in forest- wild turkey, deer
Fishing and whaling from ships
Economy of New England Colonies