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William penn (14 october 1644 – 30 july 1718) was a quaker who founded the province of pennsylvania, the british north american colony that became the. The role of william penn in the history of the united states of america. William penn, was born in england on october 14 1644 a follower of the quaker religion, penn dreamed of establishing a place where people would be free to.
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