Jacob Leisler's Rebellion

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Leisler’s Rebellion New Yorker Jacob Leisler was born in Frankfurt-am-main in 1640. He was a trader, soldier, political figure, he also became a profit Papist (Roman Catholic). He was known for his role in the North American world. When he grew up he did not like the authority of King James II after he learned that there was a revolution across the Atlantic. After the revolution William James III invaded King James II and because of that they arrested the New England governor. He heard the news and went to fight for him because he was committed to “Legal Structures.” He took over New York governor position. He successfully took over the government but then these so called merchants convinced King William III that he was a traitor to England.
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