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given him ? Apostle to the InWhich way is Cambridge from
had received very great injuries. cares, hardships and difficulties of
In what year, was this request their situation in a new country: made?
Did these things excuse their On what condition, might R. I. neglect ? Not altogether. have been received ?
What might have been the conWhy did the other colonies require this condition? They con
sequence, if they had exerted them
selves to the utmost, to convert the sidered R. I. as being within the
Indians ? Indian wars and the depatent of Plymouth.
struction of the Indians might have What was the result ?
been in a great measure, prevented. Effects of this union !
What act did the general court Conduct of several chiefs on its of Ms. pass, relating to this subject completion ?
in 1646°? íAn act for the encourTo whom else did the colonies agement of attempts to win over become more formidable ?
the natives to the faith of Christ." To whose civil and religious im In what year, did Eliot comprovement, was it made subservi
his missionary labors ? ent?
Where? In Newton, within a sew miles of his house at Roxbury.
How old was he then ?
In what manner, did Eliot comCHAPTER XXXV.
mence his instructions to the In
dians ? After a short prayer, he Conversion of the Indians.
explained the commandments, de
scribed the character and sufferings Greatest object of our forefath of Christ, the judgment day and its ers, in relation to the natives of this
consequences, and exhorted them country? To convert them to to receive Christ, and pray to God.
He then desired them to ask any What did Mr. Robinson say, question that occurred, and conwhen he heard of the death of
versed with them in a familiar Most distinguished missionary
By whom, was Eliot violently to the Indians in this country? opposed ? The sachems and po
wahs. What honorable title is often
Why were they peculiarly opposed to the gospel ? Because it
opposed the tyranny and oppresIn what country was he born ?
sion, which they exercised over
their men. In what year? 1604.
With what did they threaten Where was he educated ? At him, if he should
continue to preach the university of Cambridge in
among them ? Every evil, that they could inflict.
What did he reply? London?
about the work of the Great God, Whom did he regard, as the
and my God is with me, so that I means of his conversion ? Mr.
neither fear you, nor all the sachems
in the country. I will go on, and fathers of N. E. from making any What had before prevented the do you touch me, if you dare."
How often did he make a mis. considerable efforts for the conver
sionary tour? Once a fortnight. sion of the natives? The peculiar
How old was he in 1666 ?
la Pecksuot and others ?
What event most interesting to What is he generally called him, took place in that year? The Gov. Mayhew. first Indian church was established Why He was governor of M.'s in this country
V. and the neighboring islands. Where? At Natic.
How far did he sometimes walk, Name, given to Indian converts ? to preach to the Indians ? Nearly Praying Indians.
20 miles. How many villages of praying How long continued the ministry Indians was he enabled to estab of Gov. Mayhew ? 23 years. lish within 14 years after the for At what age, did Gov. Mayhew mation of Natic church? 14. close his ministry and his life? How many Indian preachers
Number of Indian converts in did he live to see ? 24.
M.'s V. and Nantucket in the year What most important book did 1695 ? Eliot translate into Indian? The bible.
In what language, was the bible first printed in America ? In the Indian.
on the To whom, did James I. grant a same year with Eliot ? Thomas patent of New England in 1620 ! Mayhew, jun.
In what year was Boston setAt what age? 26.
tled? In what year, was he born ? In what year did emigration to
Where did he labor? Chiefly N. England almost entirely cease ! on Martha's Vineyard.
Where did Endicott settle ! How many hopeful Indian con In what year, did nearly 100 verts did Mayhew live to see? of the planters of Ct. return to Two or three hundred.
Ms.? At what age, did Mayhew die? Who had resided some time in 37. - In what year ?
Shawmut, before Gov. Winthrop Where? On a voyage to Eng. &c. settled there? land.
Who sent 20 men, to build a fort For what purpose ? To procure at the mouth of Ct. river ? aid in evangelizing the Indians. In what town, did the Indians
From whom? The Society in murder nine persons in 1637 ? England for propagating the Gos Who was John Eliot ? pel among the Indians in Amer In what year, was Salem settled
by Mr. Endicott ? What occasioned the formation What colony was settled mostly of that society? p. 39.
by Roman Catholics ? Who was a great benefactor, Previous name of Trimountain ! ard for many years president of In what year, did persecution that society ?' Robert Boyle. cease in England ? What was
the character of What became of John Oldham ? Boyle? He was peculiarly distin Who was John Gallop ? guished as a Christian, and as a
Of what most important expephilosopher.
dition, was John Mason the comWho succeeded Mr. Mayhew as mander ? minister? His own father.
Who was Capt. Underhill ? At what age ? 70.
What colony was refused admit
What patent granted a territory
lance into the N. E. confederacy
From what town in Ms. came in 1648?
the first settlers of Windsor ?
Who was Wahquimicut ?
What minister was banished
Who were the Mohawks ?
name of Trimoun Other names of Trimountain ? tain ?
What was the title of Cecil CalWho was Sassacus ?
vert? What Indians besieged Fort
From what town in Ms. came Saybrook in 1636 ?
the first settlers of Hartford ?
Indian name of R. I. ?
City near the mouth of the
Who was William Coddington ?
Who became archbishop of Can
What colony was named for the
wife of Charles I. ? distinguished ?
What patent was granted to Where did William Clayborne Lord Say and Seal, &c. in 1631 ? commence a settlement ?
From what town in Ms. came Who began a settlement at St.
the first settlers of Wethersfield ?
What commission did J. Winwas Hartford settled throp, jun. receive in England ?
In what bay, is the island, that What most distinguished minis
was named for Rhodes ? ter came from Boston in England,
What Indians had their princilo Boston, Ms.? What sachem had 26 sachems
pal fort in Groton, Ct. ?
Who was John Cotton ?
CHAPTER XXXVI. - p. 59.
Second charter of Ct. ContenWho commenced the settlement
tion with the Dutch. Settleon Kent island in Md.?
ment of New Jersey and DelWhere did Roger Williams
Commissioners of apcommence a settlement in 1636 ?
peals. What Indian war distinguished
Who granted the second charter
of Ct. ?
Who petitioned for the second charter ?
In what respect, did the second grant a patent to Lord Baltimore?
charter coincide with the first ? Where did the Dutch threaten
They both confirmed the same terto fire upon the Plymotheans in ritory.
In what respect, did the second
How long after Boston ?
Vane hold in Ms. ?
exceed the first? It constituted How were they prevented from the colony a body politic.
ruining the country ? What colony did it include with Ct.?
In what year, did New Haven actually unite with Ct. ? Till what year, did the govern
CHAPTER XXXVII. - p. 63. ment, formed under the charters, continue essentially the same ?
Settlement of Carolina. To whom, did Charles grant New York, N. J. and Del. in 1664 ? When commenced the first sel. How could Charles give away
tlement at Roanoke ? - the secwhat belonged to the Dutch ? He ond? considered all the country as be
Under whose patronage ? longing to him, by right of prior What became of these colonies ? discovery and occupancy:
How long after the first settleWho was sent against the Dutch ment in Carolina, was begun the at N. Y.?
first permanent settlement ? Who was then the Dutch Gov. ? Where? Why did Stuyvesant yield ? Where is Albemarle ? Albemarle
What were the two Dutch settle- county is in Va. but the Albemarle ments then called ?
here meant, lies round Albemarle In honor of whom ?
Sound. $ What territory did the Duke
is Albemarle Sound of York convey to Lord Berkley from Pamlico Sound ? and Sir George Carteret?
Chesapeak Bay ? — from Knox. Why called New Jersey ?
ville ? By whom, was the first settle By whom, was commenced the ment made in N. J. ?
settlement at Albemarle ? How soon after the settlement Under whose superintendence ? of Plymouth?
To whom, was granted the pa. By whom, was Delaware first tent of Carolina ? - By whom? settled ?
Northern boundary of this terriWas it before or after the settlement of N. J.?
Southern boundary? The 31st Under whose authority, was Del. degree of N. latitude. aware, when given to the Duke of East and West boundaries ? The York
Atlantic and Pacific. Success of Robert Carr against How many degrees wide ? the Dutch of Delaware ?
Why was this territory called Under what authority, was Del. Carolina ? then placed ?
How long before, had it been to what office in N. E. were
discovered under his patronage ? Nichols, Carr, Cartwright and Mav Where was commenced the sec erick appointed ? They were made ond permanent settlement in Caro Commissioners of Appeals.
lina - When ? Conduct of these commissioners How long after Albemarle ?
From whom, did they receive after Boston ?- after N. Haven? complaints against the colonies ? In what part of Carolina, was a
Against whose consent, did they settlement commenced in 1670 ? constitute persons freemen ?
Give some account of Port Roy. To whom, did they wrongfully al in Carolina. It is an island near give protection ?
the mouth of Coosawhatchy river.
Principal place in this island ? Who appointed their governors Beaufort.
and councils ?
Who was appointed governor of
How many distinct governments
CHAPTER XXXVIII. - p. 64.
King Philip's war.
By what Indian war, was the ex. To what point did the inhabitants istence of the colonies seriously en. remove, nine years after ?
dangered ? Of what city, did they then lay In what year, did it commence ! the foundation ?
How long after the Pequot war? Of what stale, is Charleston now - after the treaty with Massasoit? the capital ?
after the death of Wittuwamat? At the junction of what rivers, is How had the Indians regarded Charleston ?
the English, for several years ? Which way is Charleston from Whai had excited the jealousy Pittsburgh ? — from Cape Fear ? of the Indians ?
In what year, was the settlement Principal exciter to that war ? of Charleston ?
Of what tribe, was Philip the How long after that Albe-sachem ? marle ? —of Jamestown?
His Indian name? Metacom To what number, were the three or Metacomet.
governments in Carolina reduced, Whạt relation was Philip to 2! after the death of Gov. Sayle ?
Massasoit? His son. 0 What distinguished philosopher Who succeeded Massasoit ? prepared a constitution for Caro His son Alexander. lina?
In what year ? About 1656.
For what term, was the presi How long did Alexander reign ? dent to be chosen ?
About six years.
Who succeeded Alexander ? be established ?
His brother Philip. What was occasioned in Albe Where did Philip reside ? i marle, by an attempt to enforce this When did Philip first renew the constitution ?
treaty, that his father and brother What was the fate of this im had made? In 1662, very soon practicable constitution ?
after his accession. What governnent was then re How long after its first formastored ?
tion at Plymouth ? To whom, did the proprietors For how long, after his accession, surrender their title and interest in did Philip, appear very friendly to 1729 ?
the English ? " Seven years. Into what colonies, was Carolina In what year, did he make a then divided ?
confession for violating this treaty ?t
+ NOTE Q.
and myself have formerly submitKing Philip's confession and
ted ourselves and our people unto renewal of covenant.
the King's Majesty of England, and
to this colony of New Plymouth, by Taunton, Ap. 10, 1671.
some solemn covenant under our " Whereas my father, my brother hand; but I having of late, through