Civics and Economics Time Line

  • Jun 15, 1215

    Magna Carta/ Great Charter

    Magna Carta/ Great Charter
  • Jan 24, 1500


  • Jamestown Colony (established)

    Jamestown Colony (established)
  • House of Burgess

    House of Burgess
  • Mayflower Compact

    Mayflower Compact
  • Plymouth Colony ( established)

    Plymouth Colony ( established)
  • Fundermental orders of Connecticut

    Fundermental orders of Connecticut
  • Culpeper's Rebellion

    Culpeper's Rebellion
  • Glorious Revolution

    Glorious Revolution
  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
  • English Bill of Rights

    English Bill of Rights
  • Salem Witch Trial

    Salem Witch Trial
  • Salem Witch Trials

    Salem Witch Trials
  • First Great Awakening

    First Great Awakening
  • Albany Plan of Union

    Albany Plan of Union
  • Proclomation line of 1763

    Proclomation line of 1763
  • Pontiac'ss Rebellion

    Pontiac'ss Rebellion
  • Sugar/ Revenue act of 1764

    Sugar/ Revenue act of 1764
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
  • Virginia Resolves

    Virginia Resolves
  • Sons of Liberty

    Sons of Liberty
  • Townsend Act

    Townsend Act
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
  • Committees of Correspondence

    Committees of Correspondence
  • Gaspee Incident

    Gaspee Incident
    *The citizens of Rhode Island burned down British navel cutter.
    * This enforcement caused the Trade and Navigation Act.
    * Which led to the American war of Indepence.
  • Edenton Tea Party

    Edenton Tea Party
    *Was a Protest in Edenton NC., in reponse to the tea act.
    *Was passed by British parliment in 1773
    * It was inspired by the boston tea party.
  • Tea Act

    Tea Act
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
  • Intolerable Acts

    Intolerable Acts
  • First Continential Congress

    First Continential Congress
  • American Revolution

    American Revolution
  • Second Continental Congress

    Second Continental Congress
  • Mecklenburg Resolves

    Mecklenburg Resolves
  • Halifax Resolves

    Halifax Resolves
  • Declaration of Indepence

    Declaration of Indepence
  • Articles of Confederation

    Articles of Confederation
  • Federalists / Anti Federalists papers

    Federalists / Anti Federalists papers
  • Treaty of Paris 1783

    Treaty of Paris 1783
  • Landn Ordinance of 1785

    Landn Ordinance of 1785
  • Shay's Rebellion

    Shay's Rebellion
  • Land ordinance of 1787

    Land ordinance of 1787
  • Constitutional Convention

    Constitutional Convention
    *Before Shays rebellion, Americans were thinking of how to streathen the Articles of Confedeeration. James Madison along with others met with George Washington at Mount Vermon in 1785 to discuss issues in Vaginia and Maryland.
    * The convention continued on May 25, 1787 at the state house in Philidelphia.
  • Whiskey Rebellion

    Whiskey Rebellion