US History 1763 - 1840

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French & Indian War Starts

1763

Sugar Act

1764

Virginia Resolves

1765

Townshend Acts

1767

Boston Massacre

1770

Commitees of Correspondence Started

1772

Boston Tea Party

1773

Intolerable Acts

1774

Battles of Lexington and Concord

1775

Fort Ticonderoga Captured

1775

Olive Branch Petition

1775

Second Continental Congress - Declaration of Independence

1776

New York Burned

1776

Valley Forge Winter

1777

Alliance with France

1778

Articles of Confederation

1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

Shays Rebellion

1786

Northwest Ordinance

1787

US Constitution

1789

Judiciary Act

1789

Bill of Rights

1791

First BUS

1791

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

Jays Treaty

1795

XYZ Affair

1797

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Marbury V Madison

1803

War of 1812

1812

Treaty of Ghent

1814

Battle of New Orleans

1815

Second BUS

1816

Tariff of 1816

1816

Panic of 1819

1819

Missouri Compromise

1820

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Andrew Jackson President

1828

Second Great Awakening

1830

Tariff of 1832

1832

Force Bill (Bloody Bill)

1833

Gag Rule

1836

Species Circular

1836

Election of 1840

1840