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Church of England The sect formed after the English broke away from the Catholic Church
Puritans The people who wanted to purify the church
Separatists Didn't agree with some of the practices with the church, so they split away from it
Netherlands Emigrated here after they left the church, Left because they felt like they were losing their culture
Joint Stock Company A group of investors, Asked merchants to buy stock to build a colony in the New World
Plymouth Wanted to land near Jamestown, but because of bad weather they landed up north near Cape Cod
William Bradford Pastor, and Governor of Plymouth for 30 years
Mayflower Compact First document that set up a self-government A Cornerstone of the American form of government.
Samoset First Native American to make contact with the Pilgrims He learned to speak English by fishermen
Squanto Taught the Pilgrims to plant corn, where to catch fish, and how to fertilize the soil with fish remains
Wampanoag A group of many tribes that live near Plymouth
Massasoit The chief of the Wampanoag tribes, Made a peace agreement with the Plymouth colonist all his life
Created by: 18MillerM