Chapter 3: Colonial America. Section 3: Middle Colonies England and the COlonies. 1642. Puritans gain control of Parliament. (between Puritans and supporters of Charles I). Civil War breaks out – Oliver Cromwell leads Puritans. Puritans win the war . 1649.
Chapter 3: Colonial America Section 3: Middle ColoniesEngland and the COlonies
1642 Puritans gain control of Parliament (between Puritans and supporters of Charles I) Civil War breaks out – Oliver Cromwell leads Puritans Puritans win the war
1649 Charles I beheaded – found guilty of treason Cromwell becomes leader of England – called “The Protector” (Many Puritans return to England from the Colonies) (Many supporters of Charles I immigrate to the colonies)
1658 Oliver Cromwell dies
1660 Parliament reinstates the monarchy Charles II becomes King His reign becomes known as “The Restoration” Son of Charles I