manitoba resistance time line By xbox Period: May 23, 1868 to May 23, 1897 manitoba resistance Oct 15, 1869 Aremed Metis Stoped Surveyors the metis told the surveyors to leave or else they would kill them. they left but they knew that there enimies would be back. Mar 4, 1870 tomas scott is killed thomas scott was an english prisoner of the metis who was acused of attempted murder and tresen and eventually exxecuted. this encressed tention betweent the english and the metis. Jul 15, 1870 Creation of the Manitoba Act It created Manitobas 5 province. some inportant things in The Manitoba Act were the following: Manitoba would have its own provincial government. Jun 15, 1884 Riel is saved by the others they were lead by gabriel dumont. they traveled to the us to save there leader. riel was saved and returened with his group. Mar 26, 1885 the mmetis defeat police at duck lake. the metis won against there enimies and rgained power. Jun 19, 1885 metis and cree people surrendered they give up and the canaidians take the for them selves Jan 1, 1896 Ruperts Land is perchased by Canada the metis were upset beacuse they werent cusulted about there land being sold. they were also woried about being assimalated.