As Englishmen we feel we need a Document of our god given rights.
We have rights.
The English bill of rights was written by the parliament in England. This document was written in 1689. The reason they wrote this document was to restrict the power of the king and to protect their own personal rights.
The Magna Carta was written by the English nobility. The Magna Carta was written in 1215. This document was written to restrict the kings power. The people were trying to protect their rights as nobles.
The Mayflower compact was written by Pilgrims. This document was written in 1620. The pilgrims wrote this because they needed a government fast. They were trying to protect each other by Self-Governing.