Characteristics & Beliefs of a Puritan?

Answer A sect of English Protestants most numerous in the 16th and 17th centuries, the Puritans are perhaps best known for their role in U.S. history, shaping the colonies in New England, as well as their... Read More »

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Puritan Colleges?

Puritans were an integral part of colonial history in America. Because of the work of Puritans that were exiled from the Church of England, several colleges and institutes of higher learning were f... Read More »

Who was the first puritan author?

When Mary Tudor reigned in England and returned the country to Catholicism, she persecuted Protestants. After the Church of England was reinstated, author John Foxe challenged the church to purify ... Read More »

Who makes Puritan pants for men?

The Warnaco Group, Inc. manufactures the Puritan brand of pants for men. The company filed for a U.S. trademark on the Puritan name on Tuesday, March 22, 1994. Established in 1874, the Warnaco Grou... Read More »

Early Puritan Lifestyle?

Puritans fled England because they wanted to read and interpret the Bible for themselves and the Church of England was against the idea. They settled into New England and along the northeast and ea... Read More »