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How did charity motivate Georgia trustees to found the Georgia colony?

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What was the pilgrim agreement before landing at Plymouth to pass and obey laws for the good of the colony?

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Who were the important leaders of Massachusetts colony?

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Why were Moses Austin and Stephen F Austin so important in establishing an Anglo American colony in Texas?

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What colony was Hartford in?

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