Texas Timeline

By Iws5310
  • Jan 1, 1400

    Age of Exploration

    a. God, Glory, Gold
    b. Asia
    d. Exploring soldier
    e. Hernán Cortés
  • Jan 1, 1400

    Mission San Francisco founded

    a. To convert Native Americans
    b. Friar
    c. Spain
    d. Catholics
    e. no
    f. They did not to a very good job of changing the Native Americans
    g. Presidios
  • Jan 1, 1517

    Pineda maps Texas coast

    a. He went around the Gulf of Coast. His accomplishment was that he made a map.
  • Jan 1, 1541

    Coronado sets out for Cibola

    a. A native name for a pueblo.
    b. Because he read Cabeza de Vaca's book
    c. No
    d. Grand Canyon
  • Fort St. Louis founded

    a. Texas
    b. La Salle
    c. Could not find the Mississippi and had a lot of probelms
    d. He was murdered
  • La Salle lands in Texas

    a. French
    b. Mississippi River
  • Marques de Rubi Inspects Texas

    a. To inspect Texas
    b. King Carlos III
  • Philip Nolan Expedition

    a. Someone who declares unofficial war on a place
    c. A French American Pirate
  • Mexico gains Independence

    a. New Spain
    b. 1824 Consititusion of Mexico
    c. Coahuila
  • Moses Austin Asks Permission for Colony

    a. Becaue there were in a bannkrupt
    b. He died
  • Fredonian Rebellion

    a. To secede from Mexico
    b. The Mexicans
    c. Because of the new laws the relationship with the Mexicans and Texas got worst and weaker.
  • Mier y Teran Report

    a. I think the goal was that Mexico can get more control over Texas
    b. to tour/ investigate Texas
    c. One of the recommendations he asked for was to sent more troops to Texas so that Mexico's control over Texas will go up.
  • Law of April 6, 1830 passes

    i. They banned U.S. immigration, it was illegal settalers to bring more slaves.
    ii. Because of this law the Mexicans thought that there would be less Texans
    iii. The goverment thought that there would be more Mexican and Europian settelers.

    iv. It was illegal to bring more slaves
    v. The government could build new forts wherever they wanted.
    vi. It put taxes on imported items
  • Battle of Gonzales

    a. Texas Revolution
    b. It was a tie
    c. "Come and take it"
  • Austin Arrested

    a. He started a home
    b. Changed his mind about Texas being apart of Mexico
  • The Alamo Falls

    a. Jamie Bowie, David Crockett, William B. Travis
    b. Texas had about 300 men and Mexico had about 6,000
    c. He did not send renforcements because he knew that they would have lost and so then Santa Anna would controll Texas.
    d. Mexico
  • The Runaway Scrape

    a. East
    b. To make Santa Anna and his troops tired
    c. Because then Santa Anna would find them
    d. because he was a coward
  • Convention of 1836

    a. Texas Declaration of Independece, and the Constitution
  • Goliad Massacre

    a. The Battle of Goliad
    b. Santa Anna
    c. Every one exept like 28 soldiers on the Texas side
  • Battle of San Jacinto

    a. Remember the Alamo and Remeber the Goliad
    b. Around 600 Mexicans died and 9 Texans died
    c. Wearing his pjs trying to run away from the battle
    d. Texans
  • Stephen F. Austin Establishes His Colony

    a. A person who is allowed the right to live on Mexicans land
  • Cabeza de Vaca shipwrecks

    a. Karankawa and Coahuilecan
    b. Disease