APUSHIST tmeline

Chapters 1-4(1490's-1790's)

Columbus discovers New World

1492

Cabot founded Newfound Land

1497

Mississippi river found

1542

Iroquois confederation

1570

Roanoke founded

1587

John Smith founded Jamestown

1607

Slavery introduced to Virginia

1619

Mayflower compact signed

1620

Amsterdam Founded

1626

Massachusetts Bay founded

1629

Winthrop fleet arrived in Massachusetts

1630

Maryland founded

1632

Roger Williams exiled

1634

Harvard collage founded

1636

Williams founded Rhoad Island

1636

Connecticut founded by Hooker

1636

French and Iroquois war

1640

New England Confederation was created.

1643

Maryland Toleration Act was passed.

1649

Halfway Covenant was adopted

1662

Second Anglo-Dutch War

1664

Charles Town was founded.

1670

King Philip's War started

1675

Bacon's Rebellion

1675

Province of Pennsylvania founded

1681

Glorious Revolution

1688

First Great Awakening

1732

Benjamin Franklin's kite experiment took place.

1752

French and Indian War

1754

Treaty of Paris formaly ended French and Indian war

1763

Currency Act

1764

Colonies can't issue paper money

Sugar Act passed

1764

Stamp act repealed

1765

Declaration of Rights and Grievances

Quartering Act

1765

Colonies under law must provide food and housing to brittish soldiers

Stamp Act

1765

Declaratory Act

1766

"full power and authority to make laws and statutes... to bind the colonies and people of America... in all cases whatsoever."
-parlimant

Boston Massacre

1770

Tea Act

1773