Indian Revolts In Virginia

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The revolts in Virginia were caused by the underrepresentation of the people inwestern Virginia who were dealing with Indian attacks. Due to a rising population,Virginia expanded west into lands that were supposed to be Indian territory. Thiscaused there to be Indian raids on the colonists’ plantations. The Virginiagovernment was not doing enough to respond to the problem because the people inthe west were underrepresented in the government. The westerners attacked theIndians on their own and this was taken by the government to be an act of rebellion.These revolts were caused by an unequal balance in the social structure andgovernment. In Maryland there were results over religion. Maryland started as aCatholic colony but had to encourage Protestants
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