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Chronley September 2, 2011 UNIT 1 TERMS Marco Polo- An Italian explorer Lord Baltimore-Founder of Maryland Walter RaleighFrancisco Pizarro-Defeated the Incas of Peru eventually established Lima Christopher Columbus-A navigator, Columbian Exchange, Finds America accidently and various other territories James Oglethorpe-Founder of Georgia, a British general and parliament member. John Rolfe-Discovers how to grow tobacco, husband to Pocahontas Hernando Cortes-defeated the Aztec’s, takes over the land, rapes the natives John Smith-Saves Jamestown Colony searching for gold and makes the people work in order to eat and survive Royal Charter-Granted by the king, the legal affiliation with settling in a new territory Squatter-Someone illegally living somewhere without a charter who justifies this as the superior not being able to enforce the charter policy so they stay. Patroonship-enormous houses in New Amsterdam belonging to the corporate bosses whom operated the city Joint Stock Company-Company consisting of group share holders Primogeniture-wealth going to the first born male, all other siblings out of this advantage Slavery-land lords hiring and enforcing people to work sometimes against will Indentured Servitude-white slaves working for free to pay for the debt from the boat ride to America that wealthy people loaned them. Dominion of EnglandProprietor-
A Black LegendPeter Stuyvesant-The last Dutch leader of N. gets kicked out of Massachusetts for speaking against Puritan gov’t Henry HudsonThe ElectProtestant Reformation-Christians break from Catholicism Mayflower Compact-First government document of Plymouth Colony upon arriving in America Quakers-English Protestant Christians. named the society of friends Puritans-Followed John Calvin’s teachings. the English win Virginia Company-First type of government democratic system House of Burgesses-Legislative body in colonial America John Calvin-taught pre destination that became popular in Puritan ideology.Gaytan 2 Conquistador-A land conqueror of some lain descent Benjamin FranklinSpanish Armada-Kind Phillips attempt at revenge against the English Pirates through naval attacking. Also produced Calvinism King Phillip-Nickname for Mattacon a N. Amsterdam before being overthrown by the Duke of York Roger Williams-Founded Rhode Island after being kicked out of the Puritan Massachusetts colony Separatists-Puritans who separated from the church of England (super puritans) Maryland Act of Toleration-Protecting only Christians under religious freedom. Protestant Christians The Great AwakeningHeadright SystemBacons Rebellion-1000 poor and indentured servants fought the Indians and government .A leader who fought the colonists and lost William Penn-Given Pennsylvania from the king in place of the king’s debt to him Mestizos-Half Spanish half N. provision under the king Treaty of Tordesillas-Between Portugal and Spain. Anne Hutchinson-Has 13 kids. divided the New World.
Gaytan 3 Navigation LawsPilgrims-separatists whom accidently dawned on Plymouth Mayflower-Famous ships carrying pilgrims to America Molasses ActAlbany CongressSlave CodesJonathan EdwardsThe bible commonwealthFreemanCalvinism-John Calvin’s ideology after breaking away from the church Yeoman FarmerNathaniel Bacon-leader of Bacons Rebellion JeremiadsGeorge Whitefield- .