Susan Dickinson (riley)

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Born

1814

Born in the middle of Tennessee

Married

1829

She got married to Almeron Dickinson along with four other men after his death.

Arrived

1831

Susan and Almeron arrived in Texas.

Only Child

1834

Their only child Angelina Elizabeth was born on december 14

Going to battle

1835

October 1835 her husband joined the Battle of Gonzales.

Alamo

1836

febuary 1836 the family moved into the Alamo.

Died

1883

She died october 7 at the age of 69 and is buried in Austin

Texas History

Spain

1820

Spain offerd many acers to any one who would settle in Texas.

Mexico won it's freedom

1821

Mexico won it's freedom from Spanish rule and formed it's own country.

Sniverly Expedition

1843

The Texan's sniverly expedition reached the Santa Fe trail.

Last Land Engagment

1865

The last land engagment of civil war was fought at the Battle of Palmito Ranch in far south Texas.

The Union

1870

March 30 the united states congress readmitted Texas in to the union.