U.S history taks timeline

  • Jan 1, 1215

    Magna Carta

    The Magna Carta was made to make the king follow by the old english law.
  • Lost colony

    Roanoke Island, first colony aut failed and vanished.
  • Jamestown

    First permanent settlement in the new world at Jamestown.
  • House of Burgesses

    The House of Burgesses was the first representative assembly/
  • Mayflower Compact

    The Mayflower Compact was a agreement to form a self-government.
  • Providence founded

    Roger Willams founded Providence in June as a democratically
  • Navigation Act

    British Parliament passed first the Navigation Act, to suit English needs.
  • Pennsylvania

    Willaim Penn signed a treaty with Delaware Indians and bought Pennsylvania land.
  • Witchcrafts Delusion

    20 alleged witches was executed by a special court.
  • The Great Awakening

    The Great Awakening was a religious revival began.
  • Benjamin Franklin

    Benjamin Franklin published the first " Poor Richard's Almanack"
  • Zenger Trail

    Acquitted of libel in New York after criticizing the British governor's
  • French and Indian War

    War began between the French and Indian.
  • Sugar Act

    Pay of the French and Indian war debts
  • Stamp Act

    Help fund royal troops.
  • Quartering Act

    Requiring colonists to house british troops.
  • Townshend Acts

    Levied taxes on glass, painter's lead, paper, and tea.
  • Boston Massacre

    British troops fired Boston mob.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Cargo thrown overboard.
  • Intolerable Acts

    Parliament curtailed Massachusetta self-ruled.
  • First Continental Congress

    Called for civil disobedience against british
  • Paul Revere & William Dawes

    Alert Patriots that the British were on their way to Concord to destroy arms.
  • Common Sense

    Thomas Paine published " Commen Sense".
  • Fourth of July

    Have independence from british.
  • Articles of Confederation

    First constitution of the United States of America specified how the national goverment was to operate.
  • John Paul Jones

    On the Bonhomme Richards defeated Serapis in British North Sea Waters.
  • Yorktown

    Yorktown was the last major battle.
  • Paris Peace Treaty

    British U.S signed the Paris Peace Treaty recognizing American independence.
  • Constitutional Convention

    Opened in Philadelphia with Washington presiding.
  • Northwest Ordinance

    Continental Congress for the Northwest territory
  • George Washington

    First U.S president
  • Bill of Rights

    The collective name for the first ten amendments.
  • Eli Whitney

    Invented cotton gin.
  • Washington's farewell address

    Saying farewell to the office.
  • Louisana Purchase

    U.S bought Louisiana from the French.
  • Lewis and Clark

    The two men explored the Louisiana .
  • Robert Fulton

    First practical steamboat trip.
  • War of 1812

    fought between U.S and British.
  • The Star- Spangled Banner

    wriiten during the Civil War.
  • Missouri Compromise

    Between the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States Congress, involving primarily the regulation of slavery in the western territories.
  • Monroe Doctrine

    opposing European intervention in the Americas
  • Trail of Tears

    Indians moving to Indians Territory.
  • Samule F.B Morse

    Invented the Telegraph
  • Manifest Destiny

    American beliefs that the U.S was destined to expand across the North American continent
  • Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton

    Led the women's rights convention at Seneca Falls, New York.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe

    Published " Uncle Tom's Cabin"
  • Dred Scott

    Decision by Supreme Court.