History of the United States
Colonial America

The pilgrims came to America for?

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09/20/2012

The pilgrims were sent out of England where they ended up going to the Netherlands. After a while the pilgrim became mad that the children were forgetting their English ways and learning the ways of the inhabitants of the Netherlands. After asking England for a charter to move to the New World and having it granted. They were supposed to land in Jamestown, Virginia but got offtrack in a storm and landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts.Met Squanto...... and we all know the rest!

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