Civics Timeline

Events

Magna Carta

1215

First Brittish Settlement in the US

1607

Colonists set sail for the New World

1620

Pilgrims arrive at Plymoth Rock

1620

Petition of Right

1628

William Penn recieves plot of land for PA and DE

1681

English Bill of Rights

1689

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

George lll on the Brittish throne

1760 - 1820

Treaty of Paris 1

1763

Boston Massacre

1770

Boston Tea Party

1773

1st Continental Congress

1774

Intolerable Acts

1774

2nd Continental Congress

1775

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Decleration of Independence

1776

Articles of Confederation

1781

Treaty of Paris 2

1783

Ratification of Constitution

1788