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English Settlers in North America
A look at why English settlers chose to migrate to North America.
# 127392 | 1,250 words | 15 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (British) , History (U.S. American Society, 1640-1750)

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This paper provides a discussion of the most significant reasons why English settlers chose to migrate to North America. The desire for religious freedom and tolerance and commercial designs are offered as the two most significant reasons, in addition to some others like a desire for participatory government.

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"There were a number of reasons English settlers migrated to North America in the early sixteen hundreds. A large number of them were frustrated over what they saw as the increasing corruption and hypocrisy of the government and the Church of England. A majority migrated to North America due to religious persecution and the desire for religious tolerance, something unknown in England. Like their Spanish and French counterparts, the English also came to America in search of opportunities, due to its vast resources..."

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