Mexican Independence Timeline

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  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    Treaty of Paris Required Spain and France to give up terriotory to Britain. Spain gave up Florida and France gave up Canada and their east side of the Mississippi Rivier.
  • Marques de Rubi Report

    Marques de Rubi Report
    Marques de Rubi Report An inspection tour of northern borderlands presidios.
  • American Revolution begins

    American Revolution begins
    <a href='http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/revolutionarywar1.htm' >American Revolution War between Great Britain and British colonies in North America.
  • United States gain Independence

    United States gain Independence
    United States gain Independence Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Frankilin and John Adams all wrote the Delclaration of Independence. The Declaration was a statement which announced that the thirteen american colonies that were at war with Great Britain should break free and become their own independent states.
  • French Revolution Begins

    French Revolution Begins
    French Revolution begins The monarchy that ruled France for centuries collapsed in three years.
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    Lousiana Purchase
    http://www.gatewayno.com/history/LaPurchase.html
    France forced Spain to return Louisiana and then sould it to the U.S. The U.S. paid 15 million for the Louisiana Territory from France. It doubled the size of the young nation.
  • Cry of Delores

    Cry of Delores
    Cry of Delores Event that marks the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence. Hidalgo and several other people were involved in a planned revolt against the Spanish colonial government.
  • Green Flag (Gutierrez-Magee Exp.)

    Green Flag (Gutierrez-Magee Exp.)
    Green Flag (Gutierrez Magee Exp.) Was and early filibustering expedition against Spanish Texas. Had 300 men when she marched against Santísima Trinidad de Salcedo.
  • Battle of Medina

    Battle of Medina
    Battle of Medina The battle took place twenty miles South of San Antonio. The battle was between the forces of the Gutiérrez-Magee expedition under Gen. José Álvarez de Toledo y Dubois and a Spanish royalist army under Gen. Joaquín de Arredondo.
  • James Long

    One of the best known filibusters. Long was angry about the Adams Onis Treaty. 1819 Long and more than 120 invaded Texas and captured nacogdoches.
  • Panic of 1819

    Panic of 1819
    [Panic of 1819](en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panic_of_1819) Was the first major financial crisis in the United States.
  • The "Old Three Hundred" Colony

    Refer to the settlers who recieved land grants in Stephen F. Austins first colony. In 1821 Austin's father, Moses Austin, had received a permit from the Spanish to settle 300 families in Texas, but he died in Missouri a short time later before he could realize his plans. http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/umo01
  • Mexican Independence

    Mexican Independence
    Mexican Independence Father Hidalgo started a revolt against Spanish rule. He and his untrained Indian followers fought against the Spanish, but his revolt was unsuccessful and Father Hidalgo was executed. Spain was finally defeated in 1821.
  • Coahuila y Texas

    Coahuila y Texas
    Coahuila y Texas One of the newly established United Mexican States under its 1824 Constitution. It had two capitals.
  • Constitution of 1824

    Constitution of 1824
    Constitution was a combination of United States Constitution and the Spanish Constitution of 1812. http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/ngc02
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