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The Church Establishment in North Carolina, 1765-1776


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This article looks at the establishment of various religious groups and their infrastructure in colonial North Carolina, most notably with the establishment of the Anglican Church and its place as the official church of the state. Attention is given to other religious groups whose congregations gained a foothold in the state during this period including Anabaptists, German Reformed, Lutheran, Moravian, Quakers, Baptists, and Presbyterians, as well as laws passed related to religion or to clergy.
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20611
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