By Robert C. Woosnam-Savage, Glasgow Museums, National Army Museum
1745: Charles Edward Stuart and the Jacobites
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What did it mean to Jefferson, slave owner and philosophe, that he grew up in this far western borderland world of Britain, looking out from Queen Anne rooms of spare elegance onto a wild, uncultivated land? t EDITOR’S NOTES a John Winthrop, Jr. (1606–76), son of John Winthrop, governor of Massachusetts. b Jacob Leisler (1640–91) led the rebellion which took his name, and held power for almost two years from 1689 to 1691. c William Penn (1644–1718), the founder of Pennsylvania. d Unable or unwilling to pay the costs of migration, an indentured servant entered into a contract with a merchant or ship captain, who paid the costs of transportation.
Gabriel Johnston to Lord Wilmington, Brompton, on Cape Fear River, Feb. ); Bernard Romans, A Concise Natural History of East and West Florida…, reprint ed. (New Orleans, 1961):41 (cf. Romans’s “An Attempt towards a Short Description of West Florida,” in Publications of the Mississippi Historical Society, V :180: a “vile race…the very savages are scandalized at the lives of those brutes in human shapes”); James Habersham to James Wright, Aug. 20, 1772, Letters of Hon. James Habersham, 1756–1775 (Collections of the Georgia Historical Society, VI, Savannah, 1904):203–4; Belfast [Ireland] News Letter, Feb.
Chap. 2. , 1975): chap. Landsman, Scotland and its First American Colony 1683–1763 (Princeton, 1985): chaps. D. , 1981): esp. chaps. Lemon, The Best Poor Man’s Country: A Geographical Study of Early Southeastern Pennsylvania (Baltimore, 1972): chaps. Nash, Quakers and Politics: Pennsylvania, 1681–1726 (Princeton, 1968):174. On Leisler’s Rebellion, besides Archdeacon, New York City, chap. 5, see Jerome R. Reich, Leisler’s Rebellion: A Study of Democracy in New York, 1664–1720 (Chicago, 1953). On the emerging aristocracies, see Bonomi, Factious People, chaps.
1745: Charles Edward Stuart and the Jacobites by Robert C. Woosnam-Savage, Glasgow Museums, National Army Museum