American Revolution Timeline

By:Mohid Saeed,Josh Munos,Willaim

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Proclamation of 1763

A proclamation that forbade settling past the Appalachian mountains after the 7 years war.
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Sugar Act 1764

Put taxes on sugar and taxes that the colonist didn't like at all.
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Currency Act 1764

Includes several acts and the parliament issued it to regulate paper money because it was depreciated in britian
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Stamp Act 1756

imposed taxes on legal documents and new papers.
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Quartering Act 1765

made colonist required to house British soldiers.
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Repeal of Stamp Act and passage of Declaratory Act 1766

there was major protests against the acts and the parliament repealed them.
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Townshend Acts 1767

put taxes on tea,paper,lead, and paint that came into the colonies.
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Tea Act 1773

taxed tea and lead to the Boston tea party.
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Coercive or “Intolerable” Acts 1774

passes after the Boston tea party and where a way to punish the colonist for doing it
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Battle of Lexington and Concord 1775

First wars of the American Revolutionary war.
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Second Continental Congress 1775

delegates that started meeting after the revolution had begun.
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Battle of Bunker Hill 1775

gave the colonies confidence that they could win the war even though they lost the battle
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Declaration of Independence 1776

Declared independence from britian
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Battle of Saratoga 1777

The colonist won and marked a major mile stone
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Battle of Yorktown 1781

also known as the siege of Yorktown the colonist made the British surrender and won freedom from the British.
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Treaty of Paris 1783

Declared freedom from the British and ended the war.