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10 Cards in this Set

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First governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
John Winthrop
Founder of Connecticut
Thomas Hooker
Founder of Rhode Island
Roger Williams
Founder of Georgia
James Oglethorp
"Apostle to the Indians"
John Eliot
Name the college founded by the Puritans in 1636 to prepare young men for the gospel ministry
Harvard College
What colony was founded to provide a refuge for debtor prisoners?
What act passed in Massachusetts established the first town school system in America?
Ole' Deluder Satan Act
What is another name for the English religious group who called themselves the Society of Friends?
What was the Puritans' main reason for teaching children to read?
They wanted everyone to be able to read the Bible for himself.