Type
Word Search
Description

West Indies
Slavery
Saybrook
Plymouth
Massachusetts Bay
New England
War
Allies
John Mason
John Underhill
Colonists
Abenakis
Pocumtucks
Nipmucks
Wampanoags
Mohegans
Narragansetts
Connecticut
Native Indians
Pequot

Thanksgiving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

England
maize
celery
symbol
Thursday
third
Abraham Lincoln
Sarah Hale
yams
wishbone
Wampanoag Indians
voyage
vegetables
customs
tradition
thankful
tablecloth
sweet potato
settlers
ham
turkey
Pecan pie
pumpkin pie
Plymouth
Pilgrim
November
Native American
Mayflower
Massachusetts Bay Colony
holiday
harvest
gravy
grateful
gobble
friends
football
feast
Squanto
family
cranberries
cornucopia
cornbread
Colonists
celebrate
casserole
New World
bread
beans
bake
autumn
acorn

The Pilgrims Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Hunt
Fish
Atlantic
AppleCider
Freedoom
Religion
Mayflower
Massachusetts
Squanto
NativeAmericans
Wampanoag
Indians
Corn
Plymouth
England
Turkey
Thanksgiving
Pilgrims

Colonial Massachusetts crossword puzzle by Jasmine Shadows

Type
Crossword
Description

When was Massachusetts founded? 1630
Who discovered Massachusetts? The Pilgrims
Who was the main peacemaker for MA Massasoit
Who was Massasoit's son Metacomet
What tribe was Squanto in Patuxet
Who was the English explorer who came to MA William Bradford
Who was the last surviving Patuxet Indian Squanto
Who caused a war in 1675 King Phillip
Who was Metacomet's brother Wamsutta
Which people followed the Blue Laws of Connecticut? The Puritans
What was the first name of the descendant of Puritan preechers Cotton
Who was the famous poem writer Anne Bradstreet
Which colony helped the Massachusetts Bay Colony? Plymouth Colony
What tribe did Squanto join? Wampanoag
How old was Metacomet when he became leader? 23
Who won the French and Indian wars? The British
What month did the Pilgrims leave England? December
What ship did the Pilgrims sail on? Mayflower
Where was Bradford born? England
How old was Massasoit when he died? 80

Colonial America Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

natural
capital
human
roanoke
massachusetts bay
pennsylvania
georgia
plymouth
separatists
quakers
jamestown
resources
southern
mid atlantic
new england

NEW ENGLAND COLONY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Leading Industry Ship Building
Used to Light Lamps Whaleoil
Secondary Economic Industry Fishing
Center of Columnist's Lives Religion
Columnists Were Called This Puritans
He Settled the Massachussetts Bay Colony Winthrop
Native New England Tribe Wampanoag
Another Name for a Disagreement Dissent
Force Someone To Leave Expel
He Lead the Native Americans Against The Columnists Metacomet
Houses and Towns Were Centered Around These Commons

The First Thanksgiving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

NEW ENGLAND
LUMMELEN
CORN
NATIVE AMERICAN
MUSKETS
WAMPANOAG
PLYMOUTH ROCK
THANKSGIVING
NOVEMBER
PURITANS
NEW WORLD
MAYFLOWER
HARVEST
JAMESTOWN
PILGRIMS

Chapter 4 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An economic system based on private ownership and on the investment of money in business ventures in order to make a profit Capitalism
A conflict between Britain and France for control of territory in North America French and Indian War
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common purpose, then share the profits joint stock company
The voyage that brought captured Africans to the West Indies, and later to North and South America, to be sold as slaves Middle Passage
A person of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry mestizo
A global transfer of plants, animals, and diseases that occurred during the European colonization of the Americas Columbian Exchange
land controlled by another nation colony
A group of people who, in 1620, founded the colony of Plymouth in Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England Pilgrims
The transatlantic trading network along which slaves and other goods were carried between Africa, England, Europe, the West Indies, and the colonies in North America Triangular Trade
A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas, including the right to use Native Americans as laborers on it encomienda
The Spanish soldiers, explorers, and fortune hunters who took part in the conquest of the Americas in the 16th century conquistadors
A group of people who sought freedom from religious persecution in England by founding a colony at Massachusetts Bay in the early 1600s puritans
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase their wealth and power by obtaining large amounts of gold and silver and by selling more goods than they bought mercantilism
The buying, transporting, and selling of Africans for work in the Americas Atlantic Slave Trade
The conquistador that conquered the Inca Empire Francisco Pizarro
An Inca Ruler Atahualpa
A colony claimed by English settlers in 1607, named after the English King Jamestown
The Dutch holding in North America New Netherland
An explorer who landed in the Bahamas in 1492 when searching for India Christopher Columbus
The Native American ruler also known as King Philip Metacom
The French colonial empire in North America New France
A Spaniard that landed on the shores of Mexico in 1519 Hernando Cortes

Settlement in the America's Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was created by investors seeking financial gain, and told those sent to America to look for minerals and route to China? virginia company
First British settlement in America, established in 1607? jamestown
Indian tribe that the people of Jamestown made an alliance with? powhatan
What crop saved Jamestown? tobacco
What Indian translated between Wampanoag tribe and the Pilgrims? squanto
What was the second British settlement, founded by Pilgrims in 1620? plymouth
What religion were the Pilgrims? separatists
What was the 1620 agreement made among Pilgrims on board the ship that brought them to Plymouth, set up government by consent of the people? mayflower compact
Who was the tribe leader the pilgrims made an alliance with? massasoit
Maryland was a haven for what religion? catholics
What were Dutch settlers called who were given tracts of land along the Hudson River in return for bringing at least 50 immigrants to work the land? patroons
Where were poor English who owed debt or prisoners forced to settle? georgia
Who were individuals contracted to serve for a period of 4-7 years in return for payment of passage to America? indenture servants
What was the conflict between English settlers and Pequot Indians over control of land and trade in eastern Connecticut? pequot war
Who were coverts to Christianity who were loyal to the Massachusetts authorities? praying indians
Where did Samuel de Champlain found in 1608 to become a representative of the private fur company? quebec
What French explorer traveled along the Mississippi River and established alliances with Indians? robert de la salle
What country introduced slavery to the Mississippi River Valley? french
Who were people of mixed bloodlines, usually children of Europeans and Native Americas? mestizos
What colony had the first laws to govern slavery? Maryland

Colonization Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where did Great Britain send unwanted people Georgia
Religious movement in the colonies during the early 1700s Great Awakening
Which region had the longest growing season Southern
What region made great boats New England
What region was nick named the bread basket Middle
What group settled in Plymouth Massachusetts Pilgrims
What group wanted to purify the Church of England and had to glee to America because of religious persecution Puritans
Who was kicked out of the puritans church and then founded Rhode Island Roger Williams
Who was kicked out of the puritans church then founded the fundamental orders of Connecticut Thomas Hooker
The New England colonies were settled for _______ Religious reasons
What was written by the pilgrims in 1602 Mayflower compact
What was the first representative government V.H.O.B.
What was the first written constitution in the colonies F.O.O.C.
Who founded Pennsylvania WilliamPenn
What group had religious tolerance, abolition of slavery, nonviolence and women's rights Quakers
Who founded Georgia James Oglethorpe

The 13 Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Founded in North America in 1682 by William Penn in Philadelphia it is the 12th colony. Pennsylvania
Founded in 1607 by John Smith in Jamestown it is the first colony during that time it was the starving time. Virginia
This is the second colony founded in 1626 by Peter Minuit on Manhattan Island. New York
John Winthrop and other colonists founded this colony in 1630 this is the third colny. Massachusetts
Founded in 1633 by Lord Baltimore a major city in this colony is Baltimore it is the 4th colony. Maryland
Land of the Brave this colony was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams and others at Providence. Rhode Island
This colony was founded by Thomas Hooker in 1636 at Hartford a city in this colony is New Haven. Connecticut
Founded in 1638 by John Mayson and established by John Wheelwright it is the seventh colony. New Hampshire
Peter Minuit founded this colony along with Sweden company in 1638. Reason for founding is trade and profits. Delaware
This colony was founded in 1653 by Virginia colonists a major city in this colony is Raleigh. North Carolina
English colonists founded this colony in 1663 this colony was one of the warmest colonies in North America. South Carolina
Named after the British Island of Jersey situated in the English Channel founded in 1664. New Jersey
This is the last colony and it was founded in 1732 by James Oglethorpe a major city in this colony is Savannah. Georgia