time line

By alexaam
  • Apr 14, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Garneted rights to nolbes and freemen.
  • Roanoke Island

    Was nown as the "Lost Island" off the North Carolina coast. Was found for religus rights
  • James Town

    James Town was the first English settlement in the New World.
  • House Of Burgesses

    Was the first representative assemble in the New World.
  • Mayflower Compact

    Was made to make a Self Goverment. Half of the colonie died durring the harsh winter.
  • Roger Williams

    Roger found Providence RI
  • Navigation Act

    A act passed by the Brittish to meet there needs.
  • Nathaniel Bacon likes your weiner

    Made planters go against autocratic Britsh Goverment.
  • William Penn

    Madea treaty that made payments for Pennsylvanina.
  • Witchcraft delusion

    Made Witches executed by special court.
  • Great Awakening

    A religus movement.
  • French and Indian War

    A War between Brittish an the French.
  • Sugar Act

    Brittish placed tax on good so they can pay for dameges caused by the way.
  • Stamp Act

    Brittish placed stamps on thing that made the people to pay more for royal troops.
  • Quatering Act

    A law made to house Brittsh troops.
  • Townshend Acts

    Tax on everyday goods.
  • Bostan Massacre

    Brittsh troops fired at a angry mob an killed 5 people.
  • Boston tea party

    People threw the Brittsh tea over there ship.
  • Intolerable Acts

    Made the Brittsh to be able to use the Boston Harbor till tea was paid for.
  • First Continental Congress

    Called for civil disobedience aginst Brittsh.
  • Patrick Henry

    "give me liberty or give me death"
  • Paul Revere

    Told Partiots that the Brittsh were coming.
  • Lexington and Concord

    The first Battle of the war.
  • Comman Sense

    Was writen by Thomas Paine and was made for the U.S. to break away from the Brittsh.
  • Declaration of Independnce

    Stated that the U.S. should become a Nation
  • Saratoga

    Americans defeat 5000 Brittsh an take there escpae route.
  • Articles of Confederation

    Adopted by Continental Congress.
  • John Paul Jones

    Beat Brittin at sea and took over one of there ships.
  • Yorktown

    Cornwallis retired to Yorktown.
  • Paris Peace Treaty

    Made America have its own Independence
  • Constitytional Convetion

    Contitution accepted by delegates.
  • North West Ordinance

    Gave Americans the northwest territory.
  • George Washington

    Chosen as President.
  • Bill of Rights

    Submitted to the states for rights for people.
  • Eli Whitney

    Inened cotton gin.
  • Washington's Farewell Adress

    Warend against Forein alliances with forein powers
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Bought from spain for about 3cents per acker.
  • Lewis An Clark

    explored the Louisiana property that the Americans bought.
  • Robert Fulton

    Made first steam boat.
  • War of 1812

    Americans vs. Brttish
  • The Star Spangled Banner

    Frances Scott Key wrote it.
  • Missouri Compromise

    Made slavery legal in Missouri
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Didn't like European intervention.
  • Trail of Tears

    Indians were forced out of the homeland.
  • Samuel F.B. Morse

    Made the first telegraph line
  • Lucretia Mott

    Held first Womens rights Convention.
  • Compromise of 1850

    Made it to were equal slave an free states.
  • Hrriet Beecher Stowe

    Uncles Tom Cabin
  • Dred Scott

    Made the Missouri Compermise look un consitutinal.
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Was elected President.
  • Jefferson Davis

    President of the Confederate
  • Battle of Antietam

    Union took the New Orleans Bay and dived the Union in half.
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Freed all slaves in Reballion aeras.
  • Gettysburg Adress

    Lincoln gave a speech to the Americans about Gettysburg.
  • Lincoln Killed

    Lincoln waas shot an murrederd.
  • Robert E Lee

    Surrenderd 27800 troops.
  • 13 Amendment

    abolishing slavery.
  • 14 Amendment

    Gave any one who was born in the U.S. was a legal Citizin.
  • 15 Amendment

    All MEN can vote.
  • Clara Barton

    Founded the Red Cross