Proclamation of 1763

By: Nick Volpe and Justin Sweeney

What was the Proclamation of 1763?

The Proclamation of 1763 was when the British prohibited British colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.

What led to the Proclamation of 1763?

Because Pontiac's war had caused a lot of conflict between the Native Americans and the British, the Proclamation of 1763 made all of the British colonists go or stay east of the Appalachian Mountains, away from the Native Americans.

Who created the Proclamation of 1763 and when did he create it?

King George III created the Proclamation of 1763 on October 7th, 1763.

Was the Proclamation of 1763 successful?

The Proclamation of 1763 was somewhat successful. Many British colonists had left the Appalachian Mountains, but some continued to stay there.
Royal Proclamation of 1763