The story of Anne Orthwood, who was a young woman indentured servant who travelled fromEngland to find a husband in the New World.
At first glance, who wouldn’t think that Anne achieved the
success that she wanted for herself, I would like to think that she may have broken the cycle of povertyand illegitimacy, even though t
here’s not a lot of information on her son Casper Orthwood, who she had
John Kendall, who was the nephew of the powerful and respected leader in the colony William Kendal,who like came to the new from England to start over.
It’s a heartbreaking story abou
t who wanted toescape her fate. Anne was born to an unwed in 15
England; Anne’s childhood was not a happy
one, illegitimate children were looked down as if there were trash. When Anne became an adult, shedecided to come to the New World in search of building a new life and family there, shortly after arrivingin the colony, Anne begins an affair with John that results in a pregnancy the rips through the colony, andfurther makes Anne and outcast and highlighted how women were viewed and treated in the newlyestablished colony. The settlement of Jamestown was considered a success by the colonists who settledthere, they may have a rocky start in dealing with Natives who lived in that area. Many of the coloniststhat travelled to the New World
t make through, so the other colonists who survived thefirst couple of months in the New World as a success.Success, its definition is simple, that can be viewed in various ways, and so the many colonistswho gave up their lives in England to come to the New World looking for their success and some paid the price for that success.
They had to have known, that it wasn’t going to be easy and they knew it make cost
them their lives. They left the comfort of a life that they were used to in England for a chance atsomething greater for themselves and their families. I really think that all the colonists who ventured over to the New World were successful, they wanted to change their fate, they wanted to bet greater, and build