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1754-1763

French and Indian War

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1760

George III becomes king of England

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1765

Stamp Act Congress

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1767

Townsend Acts

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1770

Boston Massacre

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1773

Boston Tea Party

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1774

Quebec Act, first Continental Congress

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1775

Second Continental Congress, Olive Branch Petition, Prohibitory Act

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1776

Declaration of Independence

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1775-1783

American War for Independence

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1781

Articles of Confederation

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1783

Treaty of Paris

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Halfway Covenant

1662, provided that descendants of church members could become members, except for participation in communion.

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1730s-1740s

Great Awakening

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Methodist/Evangelical Revival

Revival in England, named after the Methodist denomination founded by John and Charles Wesley

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Great Awakening

Revival in America

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Jonathan Edwards

Preached 'Sinners in the Hand of an Angry God'
Colonial America's Foremost Theologian
Great American intellect

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Phyllis Wheatley

First black female writer in America

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David Brainerd

Best known missionary to the Indians

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Colleges formed from the Great Awakening

Princeton, Brown, Rutgers, Dartmouth

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French and Indian War

1754-1763

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1757

William Pitt the Elder becomes prime minister of England

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General Braddock

Attempted to take Fort Duquesne

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General James Rolfe

Successfully took Quebec in the Battle of Quebec