Civil War Timeline


The South Sucedes

Jan. 1861

South Creates a Government

Feb. 1861

Lincoln's Inauguration

March 1861

Attack on Fort Sumter

April 1861

West Virginia is born

June 1861

Battle Of Shiloh

April 1862

Battle of Seven Pine (Fair Oaks)

June 1862

Seven Day's Battle

July 1862

Harper's Ferry

Sept 1862

Battle of Fredricksberg

Dec 1862

Emancipation Proclamation

Jan 1863

Battle of Chancellorsville

May 1863

Battle of Chickamauga

Sept 1863

Battle of Chattanooga

Nov 1863

Battle of Spotsylvania

May 1864

Battle of Cold Harbor

June 1864

The fall of the Confederacy

Jan 1865

End of the Civil War

May 9 1865