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What was the Plymouth Colony?

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Answered 2017-04-24 09:23:26

The Plymouth colony was settled by the Pilgrims who wanted to practice religion in their own way so they left England and founded what became Plymouth Colony in 1620

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Where did the Plymouth Colony come from?

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Was the Plymouth colony or Massachusetts bay colony founded first?

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When was Plymouth colony established?

Plymouth was a colony from 1620 to 1691.

When did Plymouth Colony end?

Plymouth Colony ended in 1691.

When was Plymouth Colony created?

Plymouth Colony was created in 1620.

What is the reasons that Plymouth Colony was found?

The Plymouth Colony was found for freedom of religion.

How did the Plymouth colony get its name?

the plymouth colony got it name by getting a name

Who founded the colony of Plymouth in new england?

The pilgrims founded Plymouth Colony.

What colony did the Plymouth establish?

They were Pilgrims from England and Holland, and they established the Plymouth Colony after their ship landed at Plymouth Rock.

Where was the Plymouth colony located?

At Plymouth, Massachusetts.

In what present day state was the Plymouth colony?

The Plymouth colony was in present day Massachusetts.

What was the name of the pilgrims' first settlement?

It was called Plymouth Colony. Or somtimes New Plymouth or Plymouth Bay Colony.

How many ships came to the Plymouth colony?

There were 32.526 ships that sailed to the Plymouth Colony. No im just kidding. There were 14 that sailed to th Plymouth Colony. Not kidding.

Who were the Jamestown and Plymouth leaders?

Plymouth Colony (sometimes New Plymouth, or Plymouth Bay Colony) was an English colonial venture in North America from 1620 to 1691.

What colony was Plymouth in?

Massachusetts Bay Colony

What colony was found by the pilgrams?

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How was life in Plymouth colony?

There is no "Plymoth colony"

What colony did the pilgrims established?

Plymouth colony

Was the leader of the Plymouth colony?

The leader of the Plymouth colony in what is now Plymouth, Massachusetts, was Myles Standish. He was hired by the "separatists" (Protestants) for his expertise in many fields. He was elected as their military leader for life. He was an agent for the Plymouth colony of England. He also served as an treasurer of Plymouth Colony as well as assistant Governor.

What was the 1620 agreement for ruling the Plymouth Colony?

the mayflower was the 1620 agreement for ruling the Plymouth colony

Describes religious tolerance in the Plymouth colony?

The Plymouth colony only allowed the Puritan religion.

What religious group founded the Plymouth Colony and the Massachusetts Bay Colony?

The Pilgrims founded Plymouth Colony. The Puritans were the group that settled the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

Where was the Plymouth Colony?

The Plymouth Colony was located on the Atlantic coast just north of Cape Cod, in what is now called Plymouth, Massachusetts. It was later combined with the Massachusetts Bay Colony, centered near Boston, Massachusetts, to form the Colony of Massachusetts Bay and Plymouth Plantation.

Who governed the Plymouth colony governed by?

William Bradford was a governor of the Plymouth Colony. He served from 1621-1657.