Call Toll Free: 1.855.314.3368

Life in the 1700's

:: 3 Works Cited
Length: 1019 words (2.9 double-spaced pages)
Rating: Purple      
Price: $19.95
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Life in the 1700's

Everyday life in the United States is very different today than it was in the 1700's. Life was harder and the settlers did not have nearly as many luxuries as society has today. Some aspects of the colonial times that were different then are today include family, employment, and social activities. Life in the United States in the 1700's was filled with hard work, cooperation, and dedication to one’s land and family.

Family life in the 1700's was highly valued and prioritized. Back in those times families were extremely large in size. There was much inter-marriages from generation to generation, Therefore, everyone in a community was most likely related to each other. Because of these extreme connections between communities, visiting fellow family members was very popular. Many of these visits were informal and prolonged. Out of everyone in a family, the women usually corresponded the most with other relatives. The lack of decently designed roads and great distances made the matter of traveling very important in social activities. In addition, the family was l...

... middle of paper ...

...entury progressed, visiting and socializing, dinner parties, dances, and hunts in the south became more and more popular and brought more happiness to society. In addition wealth was gained through tobacco sales and trade


- Holliday, Carl. Woman's Life in Colonial Days. Fredrick Unger Publishing Company,
New York: 1964.

- Nash, Gary B. Race, Class, and Politics. University of Illinois Press, Chicago: 1986.

- Nettles, Curtis P. The Roots of American Civilization. Meredith Publishing Company,

New York: 1963.

[to view the full essay now, purchase below]
Learn by seeing a well-written example
Improve your grade
Finish your paper faster

Benefits of Purchase

When you purchase a paper, these are just a few of the benefits you will appreciate.

Follow the instructions below to view the complete essay, speech, term paper, or research paper:

You may view this document now for only $19.95. This is the total cost - there are NO other charges. The document will be on your screen as soon as you pay with your credit card, debit card, or bank account. Your purchase is 100% secure.