Did the southern colony have indentured servants and slaves?
At first there were indentured servants, but they often didn’t finish the 7 year contract they had signed. Once they had disappeared into the colonial population they couldn’t be found. Slaves not only were property, but stood out from the general population. Anyone who was African Americans would stand out and was a slave.
The southern colonies had both. The indentured servants were most likely prisoners.
When the colonies required indentured servants or slaves it was to do the work. The first slave arrived in Jamestown in 1609 and after tobacco got a start in the colony workers were needed. Indentured servants didn't work out as well, so more slaves were brought in than indentured servants.
Yes, there were
because the southern colonies had plantations
Slaves Indentured Servants
Slaves from Africa.
indentured servants were cheaper then the african slaves
Yes. Georgia had both slaves and indentured servants.
what role did slaves and indentured servants play in the colonies
They didn’t have indentured servants. Only slaves were used.
They used indentured servants.
Yes both practices existed in New Hampshire.
What was established in Virginia and led to the importation of indentured servants and African slaves to that colony?
tobacco as a major cash crop
New York had indentured servants and slaves.
slaves (and free workers called indentured servants) worked on plantations, large farms on which crops are grown
slaves as well as indentured servants, convicts and the homeless i like boobs
Slaves are owned by other people. Indentured servants signed a 7 year contract and were free people.
in 1619 the first Africans (about 20) arrived on a Dutch vessel to the chesapeake Bay (Massachusetts)but they were not treated as slaves but as indentured servants. === ===
Slaves could be worked longer and harder and treated poorer than indentured servants, making them a financially better deal for the owners. In addition, as the laws changed, the children of slaves became slaves themselves. Indentured servants would move on when their debt was paid.
In 1652, the Catholic colony of Rhode Island made slavery illegal, and the colony of Virginia had fewer than 500 slaves -- only three percent of its almost 17,000 colonists. The tobacco planters of Virginia were still dependent primarily on indentured servants for labor, the indentured servants not requiring an initial investment as did the buying of slaves.
slaves and indentured servants were first brought to north American to work producing
Because old Americana's where lazy and disgusting. there where not needed. all of the indentured servants are basically slaves.
White planters and everybody else- small farmers, indentured servants, and slaves.
In the early days of the American colonies, slaves and indentured servants had no rights worth speaking about. More so with slaves. However, in order to have indentured servants and slaves work to full capacity, these poor people were treated well enough to keep them fed & housed. Some of course were badly mistreated, tortured and killed.
Indentured servants work less then enslaved people, they get more breaks then the slaves.
They helped crops- crops that were always needed Indentured servants made up the majority of workers. Indentured servants are servants who work for somebody for a number of years, if the person they work for pays for their journey from Europe to the colony. Trade was also important. One major product was wheat. slaves and women also ran stores and farms to help the colony. Hope you love me )(
declining death rates made slaves more profitable than indentured servants
The indentured servants had to work since they got paid a lot of money and the slaves were forced to work and there master treated them badly
Indentured servants were slaves that got transported to colonies and they agree to work for a period of time When people immigrated to another country, they were often poor. In exchange for their basic necessities, people would sign a contract with a land owner causing them to be indentured. Indentured slaves are different from slaves in that indentured slaves voluntarily enter into a contract to work for another person. Slaves were bought and sold as… Read More
Large plantations, rice, indigo, indentured servants and black slaves, wealthy Virginians and Englishmen.
No. Indentured workers were very early in colonial history and slaves replaced them as workers.
They feared an uprising of the indentured white servants and, unlike the indentured servants, slaves would be servants for life instead of the usual 7+ years.
Slaves and indentured servants allowed Southern plantation and farm owners to maximize the profits from sale of their crops by eliminating the need to pay wages to their workers. Indentured servants were much more popular in the North, however, as many of them were poor, skilled whites who emigrated from Europe and agreed to enter a limited servitude in order to pay off the cost of their crossing. Southerners were disinclined to take this option… Read More
Slaves cost much less: to buy and to care for than indentured servants.
There were large land owners, Planters/farmers, women who were pretty much homemakers, indentured servants, slaves, and artisans/craftsman.
Mostly slaves and indentured servants. If the farm was small and the family was large, then the children would help out in the fields to.
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Indentured servants were not paid wages, but they were provided with food & lodging. They were kept as slaves until they worked off whatever debt they incurred.
Slaves could be counted on to be more loyal to their masters, and slaves are property and can be bought and sold. Indentured servants are contractually obligated to work for their employer for a fixed amount of time after which they can leave.
In the 13 original english colonies indentured servants were placed by african slaves for all the following reasons except?
In the 13 original English colonies, indentured servants were replaced by African slaves because unlike slaves, servants were guaranteed to be eventually released from bondage, and therefore slaves would provide renewable sources of labor.
Slavery developed by trading and because indentured servants were too expensive and the soil was fertile and the weather was humid, and the economy relied on slaves.
In the era of forced labor, slaves were considered by owners to be more reliable than indentured servants. This is because the owners saw how indentured servants were more likely to rebel and resist due to their superior educational background and exposure to outside society when compared to slaves. Additionally, indentured servants were knowledgeable about the eventual termination of their forced service via a contract that bound them to the owner. They knew they could… Read More
Yes as well as slaves.
they are the same. stupid people
African American Slaves.
Indentured servants, and then slaves.
indentured servants or slaves
Indentured servants & African Slaves
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