US History [1600-1900]

Colonial Era [1607-1711]

Jamestown (Virginia) Colony Founded

1607

Starving time in Virginia

1609 - 1610

House of Burgesses established

1619

Plymouth Colony Founded

1620

Massachusetts Bay Colony Founded

1630

Georgia Colony Founded

1632

Rhode Island Founding

1636

Carolina Colony Founded

1663

New Hampshire Colony Founded

1679

Pennsylvania Colony Founded

1681

North Carolina Colony Founded

1711

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

American Revolution (and post-war) [1763-1783]

Proclemation Act

1763

Sugar Act

1764

Stamp Act

1765

Townshend Revenue Acts

1767

Boston Massacre

1770

Tea Act - Boston Tea Act

1773

Coercive Acts

1774

First Continental Congress

1774

Lexington and Concord

1775

Second Continental Congress

1775

Declaration of Independence

1776

Battle of Saratoga

1778

Articles of Confederation ratified

1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

Shay's Rebellion

1786

Northwest Ordinance

1787

Constitution Ratified

1788

Political Development [1789-1800]

George Washington

1789 - 1800

Bank of US approved

1791

Bill of Rights

1791

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

Jay's Treaty

1794

Pinckney's Treaty

1795

XYZ Affair

1798

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798

Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions

1798

Thomas Jefferson

1800 - 1808

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Embargo Act

1807

Embargo Act

1807

James Madison

1808 - 1816

Non-Intercourse Act

1809

War of 1812

1812 - 1814

Hartford Convention

1814

Treaty of Ghent

1815

James Monroe

1816 - 1824

Missouri Compromise

1820

John Quincy Adams

1824 - 1828

Andrew Jackson

1828 - 1836