Colonial America

By Aileen Ruiz

Main claim

There are many reasons for migrating to the American colonies, better opportunities, religion, and slavery.

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According to document 2, " The abundance of land in the America colonies made it more financial beneficial for poorer workers to leave Englad in search for better economic opportunities" (Document 2).There was better opportunities because jobs in the colonies paid more. As seen in document 4, " To serve the lord and work outour salvation under the power and purity of his holy ordianances" (Document 4). They serve the lord and saveones sole underthe power of hos holy laws. As explained in document 1, " But my happiness ended suddenly when I was eleven [ and sold into slavery ]" (Document 1). Like Equiano, many young kids and grown ups were sold into slavery and forced to move. There were many reasons for migrating to America colonies, better opportunities, religion, and slavery.