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New England and Virginia were both settled by people of English decent Both areas were settled at around the same period of time However the two developed into very different societies The main explanation for this is the bases upon which each area was founded The Puritans were a hard working god-fearing people After many years of religious prosecution in their homeland of England they sought out refuge in the neighboring country of Holland After living in Amsterdam for a year the group moved to the town of Leyden For the next twelve years the Puritans built the reputation of being honest and hard working However life was very hard in Holland Many families did not have enough money to make ends meet The group resolved that they would lead a better life in America The trip to America was a hard one however it brought the group closer together On November 11 1620 the Puritans anchored in Cape Cod Harbor The Puritans worked extremely hard to set up a community in which they could worship their god and raise their families Because many families had an extraordinary amount of children Document B it was important for them to set up a good foundation of togetherness in which the children could grow up Each man did not work for the better of himself but for the better of the community as a whole being by Gods providence engaged together to make a plantation Document D This was needed in the initial building of houses churches and other structures that were crucial to their survival Yet we must be knit together and work as one manWe must delight in each other make others conditions are ownalways having before our eyes commission and community in the workDocument A However the people who started the colonies of Virginia did not have the same outlook on life The Virginia Company which funded the early settlements of
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