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William Penn (14 October 1644 – 30 July 1718) was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He was an early advocate of democracy and religious freedom, notable for his good relations and successful treaties with the Lenape Indians. Under his direction, the city of Philadelphia was planned and developed. In 1681, King Charles II handed over a large piece of his American land holdings to William Penn to satisfy a debt the king owed to Penn's father. This land included present-day Pennsylvania and Delaware. Penn immediately sailed to America and his...

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Statesmen Take Pair of Tight Wins to Start League ...
Oskaloosa–The William Penn baseball team may have just needed some home cooking to cast out those late-inning demons as it swept Viterbo in Midwest Collegiate Conference action Wednesday. The Statesmen (12-10, 2-0 MCC) won their ...
Author: Press Release  (26 Mar 2015)

Send us your Easter bonnet photos - West Sussex County ...
Coolham's William Penn Primary School has already submitted this picture of their pupils wearing a selection of home made bonnets, creating a colourful Easter parade. Schools can also submit pictures of their pupils wearing their bonnets by ...
Author: unknown  (26 Mar 2015)

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