Anne Hutchinson- : A Puritan Spiritual Adviser

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1. Anne Hutchinson- was a Puritan spiritual adviser and an important contributor in the Antinomian Controversy that shook the entire colony of Massachusetts Bay from 1636 to 1638.
2. Roger Williams- was an English Protestant cleric who was an advocate of religious freedom and the separation of church and state.
3. William Bradford- was an English leader in the Plymouth Colony. He was also a signatory of the Mayflower Compact.
4. Thomas Hooker- was a prominent Puritan colonial leader, who founded Connecticut as a colony after opposing Puritan leaders in Massachusetts.
5. William Penn- was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker and the founder of Pennsylvania. He was an early advocate of democracy and religious freedom, known for his good relations with the Lenape Native Americans.
6. John Winthrop- was a wealthy Puritan lawyer and a prominent figure in the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, the first major settlement in New England after Plymouth Colony.
7. King Philip (Metacom)- was a Wampanoag chief also known by his English name King Philip. He used his influence to try to push out the colonists of New England in what came to be known as King Philp’s War.
8. John Cotton- was a clergyman in England and then in American colonies and, he also served as the minister and theologian of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
9. Sir Edmund Andros- was a colonial administrator in North America. He was the governor of New England during most of its three-year…
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