Comanches and Kiowas killed amny and captured 2 women (including Cynthia Ann Parker) and many children.
David G Burnet was the 1st Republic of Texas president but only served for a few months.
Sam Houston took over when Burnet died.
Santa Anna released in hopes of being on better terms with Mexico.
Houston sent William H Wharton and Memucan Hunt to convince congress that Texas had a responsible government- they succeeded and President Jackson recognized Texas.
After Houston found out he could not serve 2 consecutive terms, Lamar was elected.
Angry texans tried to take Comanche negotiators hostage until they freed their 13 other hostages- 7 Texans and 35 Comanches died.
Texans fought Comanches and killed 100 but lost only one of them.
Colonel John H Moore attacked Comanches on upper Colorado River.
Sam Houston was re-elected and changed Lamar mistakes.
Soldiers, merchants, wagon drivers and adventurers set out to control Santa Fe, misfortune struck all the members on the way.
A Mexican army invaded Texas and caused Sam Houston to want to send the government archives from Austin to Houston.
1,400 Mexicans comanded bi General Adrian Woll occupied San Antonio- later driven out of Texas by Texas.
Sam Houston tried to renew peace with Native Americans- they signed a treaty and it was calm... for a little while.
Santa Anna decided what 17 men were going to die for trying to escape by having all the men draw beans from a jar- those who chose black beans were shot.
Anson Jones was elected as the final Republic of Texas president.
After many years of second guessing and thought, the U.S finally annexed Texas.
The German Emigration company brought 7,000 german immigrants.