by Abby Bergquist
The person who started Pennsylvania William Penn, born in London, United Kingdom. What I will be talking about first is how William Penn met Thomas Loe and became a Quaker. What I will be talking about next is how William founded Pennsylvania, and how Pennsylvania was named after him. Finally the last tying thing that I will be talking about is how William was persicuted, and how he got beatings from his father. Lastly William is an important person and had a life well lived.
This is William Penn.
One Of William Penns Sayings.
This is one of Williams sayings.
Statue of William Penn.
This is one of the statues of William Penn.
Becomes a Quaker
Founder of Pennsylvania
Founder of Pennsylvania William Penn he was the one who changed the world and brought us to freedom.
The founder of Pennsylvania William Penn. Charles II owed Williams father an unpaid debt of $80,000. In 1680 Williams father asked the king to repay him with wilderness land in America. In 1681 a charter was granted giving Williams father the territory west of the Delaware river between New York and Maryland. The kings council also added Williams father to the suggested name of Sylvania making Pennsylvania. William was a hero he founded Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania: A state.
Taunted: A sarcastic challenge or insult.
Quaker: A member of the religious society of friends.
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