Mr. M Veronica Roman

  • Jan 1, 1519

    Texas history begins

    Texas history begins
    First European explorers founded the region it was populated by various Native American tribes.
  • Jan 1, 1541

    The Expedition into Texas

    The Expedition into Texas
    Cornado leads the expedition into Texas. While Cornado explores Texas he discovers many great things .
  • La Salle establishes Fort St. Louis

    La Salle establishes Fort St. Louis
    La Salle established Fort St. Louis at Matagorda Bay. This formed a basis to Frances claim on Texas.-
  • Fort St. Louis abandoned

    Fort St. Louis abandoned
    Mexican explorer Alonso de Leon reached Fort St. Louis, and found it abandoned, during an expedition planned to reestablish Spanish presence in Texas.
  • San Antonio

    San Antonio
    San Antonio becomes the state's capital.
  • The Alamo

    The Alamo
    San Antonio de Valero is a historical place here in Texas.
  • Missions in Texas close

    Missions in Texas close
    Many missions in Texas close because of diseases and droughts.
  • Gutierrez-Magee Expedition

    Gutierrez-Magee Expedition
    Gutierrez-Magee Expedition crossed the Sabine River in a rebel movement against Spanish rule in Texas.
  • The Fredonian Rebellion

    The Fredonian Rebellion
    The Fredonian Rebellion breaks out. Many Texans became scared that Mexicans were going to take over. Texans panicked and Mexicans discovered the Texans feared them.
  • Mexico furbids immigration

    Mexico furbids immigration
    Relations between the Texans and Mexico reached a new low when Mexico forbided further immigration into Texas by settlers from the United States.
  • Texas demands detachment

    Texas demands  detachment
    Texans demanded a detachment of Mexican cavalry at the Battle of Gonzales. That is how the revolution began.
  • Battle at the Alamo

    Battle at the Alamo
    The battle at the Alamo began but many Texans died while fighting.Texans were out numbered so Mexicans won the battle.
  • Texas wins!!

    Texas wins!!
    The Texans defeat the Mexicans at the Battle of San Jacinto and Texans gain their independence.
  • Houston becomes president

    Houston becomes president
    Houston is elected president of Texas. He defeats his opponents by many votes.
  • Sam Houston president again

    Sam Houston president again
    Sam Houston is president of Texas again for a second term. He changes the capital of Texas.
  • Officials arrive at Austin

    Officials arrive at Austin
    Sam Houston orders officials to arrive in Austin to remove records of the Republic of Texas to the city of Houston.
  • Texas becomes part of the U.S.

    Texas becomes part of the U.S.
    Texas is accepted into the United States but Texans had to vote to join. Some Texans vote to stay independent.
  • Railroads

    For the first time Texas creates a railroad to transport food and other goods.
  • Richard Coke

    Richard Coke
    Richard Coke is elected governor of Texas, but many Texans dislike Richard Coke because he was a democrat.
  • Reservations are created

    Reservations are created
    Reservatons are created for the natives, but some natives refuse to live on the reservations. The settlers get very upset and destroy the buffalo population.
  • Sam Houston as governer

    Sam Houston as governer
    Houston is elected governor of Texas. Although he helps Texas with many problems, many people still dislike him.
  • Houston adresses a meeting

    Houston adresses a meeting
    Legislature met in the office addressed by Houston.
  • Texas seceded from the Union

    Texas seceded from the Union
    Texas seceded from the Federal Union. Governor Sam Houston was one of a small minority opposed to the secession.
  • Texas became a state

    Texas became a state
    Texas became a state of the Confederacy.
  • Sam Houston refuses to take the oath

    Sam Houston refuses to take the oath
    Sam Houston was removed from the government he refused to take the oath of allegiance.
  • Emacipation Proclamation

    Emacipation Proclamation
    Lincon sign the Emancipatin proclamation and slaves are set free. Although African Americans weren't given al rights.
  • Texas in th Union again

    Texas tries to go back into the Union. Texas has to sign a document that will not let them secede from the Union again so Texas is accepted into the Union.
  • Reconstruction ends

    Reconstruction after civil war ended. People rebuild everything that was destroyed during the Civil War although many lives were affected.
  • The Knights of Labor

    The Knights of Labor was an organized group that were volunteers who helped Texas.