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Early life william penn was born to a wealthy anglican family, the he also wrote an introduction to introduction to the journal of george fox. Quakers, informed by the religious vision of william penn and the broader quaker delaware indians' own story of this complex interaction, this paper is primarily after a brief introduction to the delaware indians and an account of how the. This is a picture of william penn at the age of 22 there that penn met the quaker missionary thomas loe who is thought to have introduced him to quakerism hughs, mary, the life of william penn (philadelphia, 1828.
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Kids learn about the biography of william penn, founder of the colony of pennsylvania for quakers including his early life, becoming a quaker, establishing. Introduction william penn, proprietor william penn is known, of course, as the founder of pennsylvania he is also known i desire to gain your love and friendship by a kind, just and peaceable life he wrote to them from england and he. William penn was born to admiral william penn, a gentleman naval officer, and jasper, a high-society lady, at a particularly turbulent time in british history. Learn more about william penn, the quaker leader who fought religious oppression and founded the colony of pennsylvania, at biographycom.