Ap Us History Essay

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The differences between the New Engalnd and Chesapeake region became more and more evident as time progressed. Accounting to this change is the difference between how people view things, and these views were very different indeed. Factors that helped to change these things were the family establishment, interests of the people, and social class system in each of these regions. Attesting to this is the way how these two once similar lands became distant. Families settled in the New England and Chesapeake regions for different reasons, all according to the interest of the people, but people also gained interests as they discovered the raw potential of the land they had set foot upon. This lead to area-specific disputes in these regions; some being over the social class system and improper treatment. The establishments of family between the New England and Chesapeake regions were different in the way that their compositions were made up of different factors. Families heading toward the New England colonies traveled together to the New World [Doc B]. One would travel amongst their father, mother, siblings, servants, and siblings/ relations to that servant, making a tighter connection and bonds with human beings based on family relationships. Few exceptions included the soon to be wedded husbandman. In contrast families heading toward the Chesapeake colonies traveled alone as indentured servants [Doc C]. Mostly men, a few various women here and there, traveled to the colonies in search of riches. One wanted to start a life over in the New World and to make a living, and maybe a fortune while at it. Bonds between these people were more of mutual working relationships than the loving relationships as compared to those of the New England colonists. Separated from home in search of worldly pleasures, these people sought for self-sufficiency instead of relying on others

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