Slavery: The Role Of Immigrants In Colonial America

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Immigration in Colonial America Colonial America was a place full of opportunities. Many foreigners who realized this decided to move there. Although many foreigners decided to move to Colonial America, some never had any intentions on going to America. Many of them were sent to America because they were forced or sold into slavery. Since many of the other countries did not support religious freedom or treat the citizens fairly, the foreigners decided to leave. Many of them decided to immigrate to colonial America because they felt it had the aspects of a perfect life. Slavery was a major reason why people came to colonial America. They were either forced or sold into slavery. Although there were many people put into slavery, Africans
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