Samuel Adams

Events

Samuel Adams was born

September 17, 1722

Boston Committee of Correspondence is founded

March 1772

Boston Tea Party Takes Place

December 16, 1773

Samuel Adams represents Massachusetts at the Continental Congress

September 5, 1774 - October 26, 1774

Samuel Adams pushes the issuing of The Declaration of Independence

1776

Adams made several appearances on the Board of War

1777 - 1778

Articles of Confederation are adopted by the Continental Congress

November 15, 1777

The articles of Confederation served as the first Constitution of America

The Massachusetts Constitution becomes approved

June 17, 1780

Adams is President of the Massachusetts Senate

1782 - 1785

Samuel Adams becomes the 3rd Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts

1789 - 1794

Samuel Adams becomes the 4th Governor of Massachusetts

1794 - 1797

Samuel Adams passes away

October 2, 1803