Founding Documents of the United States Constitution (Deceleration of…
Founding Documents of the United States Constitution
Deceleration of Independence
stated the unalienable rights,The colonist had complaints that got solved.
rule of law, consent to governed,limited government
Written by Thomas Jefferson on July 6,1776
Rule of Law; limited government
first document to limit the king; forced him to follow his own laws
1215 by english barons
Virginia Statue of Religious freedom
Was the bias for the first amendment constitution,people did not have to pay for church.
Written by Thomas Jefferson in 1779
Articles of confederation
representative,consent to be governed,limited government
First form of government,could not tax,could not enforce laws,one branch of gov
Written by founding fathers in 1781
Charters of the Virginia Company Of London 1607
let colonist establish a new colony in the new world.Gave colonist the same rights as Englishmen.
1607 by King James
Basis for the bill of rights, Gave Virginians new rights
Written by George Mason on June 12,1776
Virginia deceleration of rights