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Whitefield and War, 1739–1742

Noeleen McIlvenna

in The Short Life of Free Georgia: Class and Slavery in the Colonial South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624037
eISBN:
9781469624051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624037.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter describes the causes of the War of Jenkins’ Ear and Oglethorpe’s preparations for it. The action included the taking of small forts in northern Florida and a siege at St. Augustine. ... More


Mary Mathewes, Malcontent

Steven C. Hahn

in The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813042213
eISBN:
9780813043043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042213.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on Mary's second marriage to her ex-servant Jacob Mathewes. First, it explores her activities during the War of Jenkins' Ear, particularly the interpreting she did for General ... More


The Illicit Trade in English Cod into Spain, 1739-1748

Olaf U. Janzen

in War and Trade in Eighteenth-Century Newfoundland

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781927869024
eISBN:
9781786944429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781927869024.003.0007
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter explores the illicit trade of English cod into Spain by French merchants during the Anglo-Spanish War of Jenkin’s Ear. It charts the reasons for the trade - the struggle of French ... More


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