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A type of law that was made.
Decleration be engrosed on parchment with a new title.
Shot heard round the world fired at the
Battle of Lexington
Start of the revolutionary war
Met in Philadelphia
All colonies had representatives except a few.
The agreement of among the people in society, they agree to give up part of their freedom.
This document gave the monarch's power.
It also guaranteed free elections to Parliament.
A number of Pilgrims were being persecuted for thier beliefs. They left Massachetts and colonized the area which is now Connecticut.
Formed shortly after the House of Burgesses was formed. Another group from England know as the Pilgrams, arrived in America.
First representative government group in the American colonies. Famous delegates include Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson, and George Washington. The House met for the first time at Jamestown. It was July 30, 1619.