Chapter 4 - The Empire in Transition

Events in England

Glorious Revolution

1688

King William's War

1689 - 1697

Queen Anne's War

1701 - 1713

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

George I

1714 - 1727

George II

1727 - 1760

King George's War

1744 - 1748

George III

1760

Marquis of Rockingham

July 1765 - July 1766

William Pitt/ Townshend

August 1766

Lord North

1767

Indian and French Relations

French Indian War

1754 - 1763

Fort Necessity

1754

Albany Plan

1754

Proposed and Rejected

Peace of Paris

1763

Revolutionary War Precursors

Proclamation of 1763

1763

Sugar Act

1764

Mutiny Act

1765

Stamp Act

1765

"Virginia Resolves"

may 1765

Stamp Act Mob Protests

June 1765 - August 1765

Stamp Act Congress

October 1765

Stamp Act Repealed

March 18, 1766

Declaratory Act

April 1766

Nonimportation Agreement

1768

Townshend Duties Repealed

March 1770

Boston Massacre

March 5 1770

Committee of Correspondence

1772

Tea Act

1773

Boston Tea Party

december 16 1773

Intolerable Acts

1774

First Continental Congress

September 1774

Battle of Lexington

April 18, 1775