History Chapter 5

Events

1625 Puritans in England looking for places to settle where they could freely practice their religion

1625

1628 Puritans in England form the settlement of Salem in America

1628

1629 Massachusetts Bay Company receives charter from Charles I to settle Massachusetts Bay

1629

1636 Puritan Scholars opened Harvard college outside New Cambridge

1636

1641 Plymouth establishes the "General Fundamentals"

1641

1643 Massachusetts, Plymouth, Connecticut, and New Haven form the United Colonies of New England

1643

1649 Lord Baltimore and the Maryland legislature approve the Toleration Act

1649

1675 King Philip's War

1675

1675 William Penn establishes Pennsylvania

1675

1692 William II establishes the Church of England in America

1692

1975 Nathaniel Bacon revolts against the government of Virginia

1975