Social Studies Timeline

Events

Proclamation act prevents expansion

October 7, 1763

Sugar act passed

April 5, 1764

Quartering act passed

March 24 1765

Boston massacre

March 5, 1770

Tea act passed

May 10, 1773

Boston tea party

December 6, 1773

Intolerable acts passed

March 24, 1774

First Continental Congress

September 5 1774 - October 26, 1774

British soldiers and millennium fight at Lexington and Concord

April 19, 1775

Continental Army formed

June 14, 1775

Battle of Bunker Hill

June 17 1775

Stamp act passed

March 22, 1776

Commonsense printed

June 10, 1776

Declaration of independence adopted

July 4, 1776

Second Continental Congress

July 4, 1776

Battle of Trenton

December 26 1776

Battle of ticonderoga

July 2, 1777 - July 6, 1777

Battle of Saratoga

September 19, 1777 - October 7 1777

Battle of Yorktown

September 28 1781 - October 19, 1781

Treaty of Paris

September 3, 1783