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Who was the Leader of Colonial Rhode Island?
Asked in Colonial America, Rhode Island
Was there slavery in Rhode Island at colonial times?
What are some histrical facts and landmarks from colonial Rhode Island?
Asked in Rhode Island
What was grown in Rhode Island during the colonial times?
What colonial leader was banished from Massachusetts Anne Hutchison as not a colonial leader.?
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What were the geographical features of the colonial Rhode Island colony?
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What did the Indians teach colonial Rhode Island people?
What type of government did colonial Rhode Island have?
What was the religion in colonial Rhode Island?
Colonial Rhode Island was predominately Quaker, Presbyterian, Puritan, and Catholic. Since, its neighboring state, Massachusetts, was predominately Puritan, and very strict (Fundamentalistic). Therefore, many who settled Rhode Island were outcasts from other Christian denominations originally based in Massachesetts, and thus the disparate religious population of Rhode Island during the Colonial Period.