Us History Timeline

  • Colonies started Own Taxes

    Colonies started Own Taxes
    some of the colonies were setting their own taxes through their own legislation over the years
  • Tea Act

    Tea Act
    Sugar act 1764 extended the molasses act by changing the taxes by Caribbean from 6 cents per gallon to 3 cents
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    The stamp act in 1765 all printed materials had to have a stamp that wasn’t free just to get money for Britain’s war debt, this started a boycott for British goods.
  • Townshend Act

     Townshend Act
    The new revenue taxes in 1767 is the Townshend act people started a boycott once again.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    A boycott that become deadly and is a big thing in our history in 1770 this happened
  • Tea Act

    Tea Act
    The act that started to take the tea. Tea act in 1773 offered tax exemptions and Reba its for tea coming in.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    The boycott for the new Tea Act that was now added onto all the other taxes
  • Quartering Act

    Quartering Act
    The Quartering Act forced people to let British solders stay in their house in 1774
  • Continental Congress

    Continental Congress
    12 of 13 Colonies came together in 1774 as a Continental Congress meeting
  • Start of the War

    Start of the War
    In 1775 the war started between the British and the Colonists