• War of Spanish Succession

    War of Spanish Succession
    King William III formed an alliance between England, the Netherlands and Austria against Spain and France to defend the archduke Karl of Austria's claim of the Spanish throne against King Philip II of Spain .
  • Queen Anne Stuart

    Queen Anne Stuart
    The kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland are formally united in Great Britain by Queen Anne Stuart
  • Treaty of Utrecht

    Treaty of Utrecht
    Britain and France signed "Treaty of Utrecht" that hands most of Canada to Britain and leaves Britain as the dominant in force in north America. Britain also gained Gibraltar from Spain
  • Treaty of Paris of 1763

    Treaty of Paris of 1763
    The Treaty of Paris ends the Seven Years' War. Britain annexed the French possessions of Canada and India
  • Treaty of Paris of 1783

    Treaty of Paris of 1783
    Britian recognizes United States of America as an independent nation.
  • Representation of the People Act 1832

    Representation of the People Act 1832
    The Reform Act of 1832 granted voting rights to the middle class ,but only small percentage of the adult population was allowed to vote.
  • Dominion of Canada

    Dominion of Canada
    British North America becomes the Dominion of Canada, a federation of Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick