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Because the were allowed to live in Spanish towns as equals

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Q: Why did many enslaved African Americans flee to Spanish Florida colony?
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Why did many enslaved African Americans flee to Spain's Florida colony?

Bcause they were bored

What motive did African Americans have to support the Spanish occupation of Florida?

D: The Spanish offered the slaves the opportunity to own land.

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The Spanish people suggested using enslaved Africans as workers. The African people sold their own people to the Spanish so they are also responsible for suggestion if African being enslaved.

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Who were the people who died from hunger overwork and diseases after being enslaved by the spanish?

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The Spanish used encomienda by demanding labor from native americans living on the land. The colonists enslaved the Native Americans.

What were the five rules the Mexican government made for American colonists in Texas?

The five rules were: Americans had to speak spanish, become catholics, and become Mexican citizens. they had to obey Mexican laws and they could not bring enslaved African Americans to Texas

Did the Spanish colonize the Americans?

Yes, the Spanish colonized the southwest and Florida.

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