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Eastern woodland Indians

800 bc - 800 ad

The Eastern Woodland Indians are Native Americans that inhabit the eastern part of the United States. They work hard so they build there own home out of trees , bark , and grass.

Mercantilism

1500 - 1778

Mercantilism, an economic system that stresses the goals of the national government.

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside what is now United States territory.It was to last only three months of winter before being abandoned in early 1527.

13 English colonies

1607 - 1732

The Thirteen Colonies were British colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America, which declared their independence in America.

Proprietary colony

1620 - 1690

Was a colony one or individuals that retained rights

Royal colony

1624 - 1776

The British Overseas Territories are fourteen territories of the United Kingdom which, although they do not form part of the United States.

Rice and indigo

1680 - 1730

They trade it in between three countries

Yemessee war

1715 - 1717

Yamasee War was a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina .

Stono rebellion

1739

The Stono Rebellion was the largest rebellion mounted by slaves against slave owners in colonial America.The Stono Rebellion's location was near the Stono River in South Carolina.

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

North American war between France and Great Britain.

Cherokee war

1758 - 1761

The Cherokee War consisted of three campaigns from South Carolina against the Cherokees Indian nations.

Regulator movement

1760 - 1771

The War of the Regulator movement was a North and South Carolina uprising.

Sons of liberty

1760 - 1766

The Sons of Liberty was a political group.Theywere colonists who most likely planned the Boston Tea Party.

Sugar act

1764

Act that put a three-cent tax on foreign refined sugar and increased taxes on coffee, indigo, and certain kinds of wine.

Stamp act

1765 - 1766

an act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue from the American colonies by imposing a stamp duty on newspapers .

Triangular slave trades

1768

The Triangular Trade is a route to recieve slaves. It got it's namefrom the three routes that formed a triangle. The first route carried fish, lumber, and other goods from New England.

Tea act

1773

The Tea Act forced colonists to buy tea from the East India Tea Company.

Revolutionary war

1775 - 1783

began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the Thirteen Colonies.it was fought to gain independence from another country or a system of government.

Declaration of Independence

1776

It was a document declaring the US to be independent of the British Crown.the declaration of independence was formally adopted by the Continental Congress.

Battle of Cadmen

1780 - 1781

It started because the thirteen colonies wanted freedom.The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War

Battle of kings mountain

1780

The Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist.

Battle of Cowpens

1781

The Battle of the Cowpens was the second serious disaster which occurred to the British Army.