Texas History 1760-1820

  • French and Indian War Begins

    French and Indian War Begins
    The French and Indian war was the war between the spanish. The Indians were tired of the french making them go into missions therefore it caused the French and Indian War. It ended with the Treaty of Paris and gave all of Louisiana to the British.
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    French and indian war

  • French and Indian War Ends

    French and Indian War Ends
  • Marques de Rubi Report

    Marques de Rubi Report
    The Marques de Rubi Report was a report led by Marques de Rubi. It was a report on all of the missions and it was going to be sent back to spain to tell Spain how the missions were going. The Marques de Rubi Report was very important in the spanish colonial times. It caused New Spain to make San Antonio the capital of New Spain
  • American Revolution begins

    American Revolution begins
    The American Revolution began when citizens of british fled from Great Britan, and they decided to keep Taxing the people who fled from Britan To America (the "New World"). The citizens of America got tired of this and wanted to be free of Great Birtan once and for all. This started the war/revolution for freedom.
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    American Revolution

  • Decleration of Independance

    Decleration of Independance
    The Decleration of Independance was signed on this day. Read the American Independance Link for more Information.
  • American Independence

    American Independence
    The American Independance is celebrated on the 4th of July. It is celebrated all Across America. It is mainly celebrated by launching off fireworks and having a great time with family! This was the day that the Decleration of Independance was signed and we gained freedom from Great Britan!
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    The Treaty of Paris was the treaty taking away all of Louisiana from The French and It gave all the land to Great Britan. This ended the French and Indian War.
  • James Long (1793–1822)

    James Long (1793–1822)
    James Long was a spanish filibuster.
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    The Louisiana Purchase was when The French came and took back Louisiana from Britan, then turned around and sold it to America. The price was about $15,000,000 for 800,000 square miles. This was a great purchase for both sides because The French needed the money and America needed to grow in size and this was one step of getting there.
  • Battle of Medina

    Battle of Medina
    Battle of Medina was the bloodiest battle fought for the Mexican Independance. It was brutal and many people died in the Battle of Medina.
  • Mexican Independance

    Mexican Independance
    Mexican Independance day is celebrated all throughout Mexico because of the joy of September 15th, 1821. This was the day Mexico Became independance from spain! This was a very joyful day for the Mexicans and The Mexicans celebrate this on September 15th every year in various ways.