Mayflower Character Descriptions

Nathaniel Philbrick
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Character Descriptions

William Bradford - Born in a farming village in England, this person turned to the Bible during an illness, sailed on the Mayflower to the New World, and eventually became a leader of the colony.

Massasoit - This person is a sachem, or leader, of the Pokanokets and was the first sachem to reach an agreement with the English.

Philip - This person was a sachem of the Pokanokets who began a war with the English.

Benjamin Church - This English settler served in several important battles, and tried to save the women and children inside the fort during the Great Swamp Fight.

Squanto - This person was a Native American taken captive in 1614, brought to Europe, and eventually returned to New England to become an interpreter.

Miles Standish - This person came over on the Mayflower and became the colony's military leader.

Christopher Jones - This...

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