Civics Timeline

Events

Magna Carta Created

1215

First British Settlement

1607

Colonists Set Sail For New World

1607

Plymouth Rock Discovered

1620

Petition of Right

1628

William Penn receives plot of land for PA and DE from King

1681

English Bill of Rights Created

1689

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

King George III's Reign

Approx. 1760 - 1820

Treaty of Paris

1763

Treaty of Paris

1763

Boston Massacre

1770

Boston Tea Party

1773

First Continental Congress Meeting

1774

Intolerable Acts

1774

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Second Continental Congress Meeting

1775 - 1781

Declaration of Independence

1776

Articles of Confederatiion Created

1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

US Constitution Ratified

1788