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Rhode Island was established by Roger Williams. He wanted to establish a more open community that didn't condemn others for their religions beliefs. Williams had been expelled from the Massachusetts Colony for is liberal religion views.

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Who established Rhode Island?

Roger Williams established Rhode Island

Where was Rhode Island established?

Rhode Island was Established In England or in British and It kicked out Massachusetts.

Was Rhode Island established first?

Virginia was established first.

Who founded the colony of Rhode Island?

Roger Williams established the Rhode Island colony in 1636.

A colony established by roger williams in Rhode Island?

providence plantation aka RHODE ISLAND

When did Rhode Island become officially established?

Rhode island was founded in 1567 by Roger Williams.

How was Rhode Island established?

Rhode Island was established by Roger Williams in 1636. He did so as a result of being banished from the Massachusetts Bay colony.

What year was Rhode Island established?


When was Rhode Island colony established?


What year was Rhode Island established as a colony?


Why and by whom was Rhode Island established?

Rick Adams

What year was the rhode island synagogue established?

in 1760

Which british colony did not have an established religion?

Rhode Island

When was Rhode Island slavery established?

my name is chicken

What religions were allowed in Rhode Island?

In Colonial Times, you did not have to be part of religion. The Rhode Island Colony was established for freedom of worshiping.

What reason Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations established?

It was established as a buffer colony.

What country did the colony Rhode Island come from?

It was established by England.

Why does Rhode Island have 1636 on its seal?

because it was established in 1636.

What dates was Rhode Island established?

In 1636 as Providence Plantations. In 1638 as Rhode Island. In 1644 they combined, In 1790 it became a US State.

Rhode Island established its first public school in what year?


What system of government was established in the Rhode Island colony?

royal colony

Which colony established the precedent for the separation of church and state?

Rhode Island

When did Rhode Island established its public school systems?

June 23

Was there education in Rhode Island colony?

yes there was education in rhode island. rhode island established the first public school system At first only boys could go to school and girls would do housework.

Was Georgia or Rhode Island founded first?

Rhode island was established as a colony before Georgia and was the first colony to declare independence from the British crown. However, Georgia ratified the us constitution before rhode island.