U.S. History Timeline

Timeline created by berrybomb
In History
  • Great Awakening

    -Changed poitics by bringing in new people to create equlity
    -People were getting out of touch with their religion
    -People established new churchs
    -the colonist came to preach with others
    -It didnt end
  • French and Indian War

    -It united the Colonies
    -They wanted control over Ohio Valley and Great Lakes
    -George Washington andhis troops tried to protect Fort Necessity
    -They chose which side to support
    -The war spread trouble in 4 parts of the world, it changed North America
  • Proclomation of 1763

    -It banned British settlement
    -Colonists moved unto Indian territory
    -People were told to leave Ohio Valley
    -The Colonists ingrored it
    -The event never ended
  • Sugar Act

    -It was the first tax the Colonists had to pay
    -Parliment needed money to pay for the British army
    -A tax was placed on mlasses and sugar
    -The Colonists fought to end the tax
    -The tax didn't end
  • Stamp Act

    -People were forced to pay for stamps
    -People didn't pay the tax
    -Parliment passed more laws
    -The Colonists refused to pay the tax
    -The tax kept going
  • Townshend Acts

    -This tax payed for military expenses
    -People didn't like the new tax
    -A tax was placed on glass, lead, paints, and tea
    -The Colonists started Boycott
    -It ended because parliment didn't make any money
  • Boston Massacre

    -People were killed by the British
    -There was a protest that angred some British soldiers
    -6 people were shot and killed
    -The Colonist used this to tell people about British cruelty
    -It ended when the people were killed
  • Tea Act

    -It led up to the Boston Tea Party
    -Parliment was losing money
    -They placed a tax on tea
    -The Colonists were furious
    -It ended after the Boston Tea Party
  • Boston Tea Party

    -The Colonist were freed of British taxes
    -Colonist were tired of Parliment's taxes
    -They dressed as Indians and snuck on a ship carrying tea, and dumped it in the Harbor
    -The colonists didn't want anymore taxes
    -It ended when the tea was dumped in the Harbor
  • Intolerable Acts

    -It cut Colonists off from trade and more
    -Parliment was angry after the Boston Tea Party
    -4 laws were passed, excluding Colonists from the world
    -Colonists criticized the British
    -It never ended
  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    -The British tried to take the Colonists weapons
    -When the Colonists never payed taxes
    -There was a battle for control of weapons
    -The colonists fought back
    -When one of the sides surrendered
  • Battle of Bunker Hill

    -The Colonists beat the British
    -There was a siege of Boston
    -There was a big battle
    -The Colonists were happy knowing they can withstand an attack
    -When the Colonists retreated
  • Common Senses

    -It argued breaking away from Great Britan
    -People didn't want to be apart of it
    -The pamphlet became very popular
    -The Colonists liked it
    -It didn't end
  • Declaration of Independence

    -Gave Colonists rights
    -The war between the British and Colonists
    -Colonists were given the rights they wanted so badly
    -The Colonists were happy to be free of Britans taxes
    -It didn't end
  • Battle of Saratoga

    -Burgoyne lost a major battle
    -Howe took a Patriot Fort
    -There was a battle in New York
    -The colonists took sides
    -It ended when Burgoyne retreated
  • Battle of Yorktown

    -The British surrendered
    -The Patriots prepared for the attack
    -British troops were greatly outnumbered
    -The Colonists were happy the war was over
    -It ended when the British surrendered
  • Treaty of Paris

    -The treaty ended the war
    -The British gave up
    -A treaty was signed ending the war
    -The Colonists were excited that their family members in the war would come home
    -It ended when the Treaty was signed