The pilgrims had nothing to do with the Article of confederation. They established a colony in 1620. The Articles of confederation were AFTER the revolution in 1776. There is over a hundred years difference.
While the President in the Constitution has many powers than the President had in the Articles of Confederation, both plans of government had a president. There really were not very many similarities at all between the Articles of Confederation and… Full Answer
Article II. Each state retains its sovereignty, freedom, and independence, and every power, jurisdiction, and right which is not by this confederation expressly delegated to the United States in Congress assembled.