The Colonies start to govern themselves and become more independent from Europe.
First African Slave brought to America
Pilgrims sail on Mayflower
Most of the Pilgrims wanted religious rights in the New World, because Europe was strict about which religion people could have. Some on the Mayflower were criminals in Europe and wanted to start anew.
Great Plague and Great Fire in London
1665 - 1666
England's Glorious Revolution
King James II is removed from the throne. During this time, the rights of the English people were vocalized. This later translate the the American People.