The Hidalgo Rebellion

  • Born

    Jose maria morelos was born in modern day morelos
  • priesthood

    Jose Maria Morales was ordained to the priesthood.
  • Independence

    Miguel Hidalgo proclaimed independence.
  • execution

    Hidalgo was captured in March and executed. Father Jose Maria Morelos y Pavon became the next revolutionary leader.
  • Rebellion

    Entered Tixtla, after gaining twenty-two victories within nine months.
  • rebellion

    He captured Tenancingo, and, preped to attack the capital
  • Improvement

    Morelos made great gains and declared Mexican independence
  • defeat

    Royalist forces under the criollo Agustin de Iturbide defeated Morelos.
  • Execution again

    Morelos was captured and executed.