Warm – Up 11/15/12. What is the difference between a member of the Centalist Party and being a member of the Federalist Party? (Answer in complete sentences). The Fredonian Rebellion. Who : Haden Edwards
What is the difference between a member of the Centalist Party and being a member of the Federalist Party?
(Answer in complete sentences)
Who: Haden Edwards
What: Edwards and his troops over an area near Nacogdoches and claimed it an free and independent nation. They called it the Republic of Fredonia.
When: 1826 (Dec 16, 1826)
Why: Because the land given to Edwards was already claimed by other Mexican families.
Who: Gen. Don Manuel de Mier y Terán
What: Mier y Terán
Was sent to tour Texas and write a report about the situation with the Anglo-Settlers. Terán
Reported there was a major problem in Texas.
Where: All over Texas
Why: The Mexican Government was worried about the loyality of the Anglo-settlers in Texas.
Who: The Mexican Congress
What: Passed a law that
Where: Mexico city
When: April 6, 1830
Why: As a result of the Mier y Teran Report
Who: Capt. Juan Bradburn and Mexcian Army
What: Bradburn went to rescue 2 people (Travis & Jack) who were imprisoned because they had slaves.
- Ended Peacefully
When: June 1832
Why: To rescue William Travis Patrick Jack
Who: John Austin
What: John Austin went to collect a cannon for the settlers. A battle broke out between the Anglo-Settlers and the Mexican Army. 1st time settlers attacked and killed Mexican troops.
When: June 26, 1832 (After Anahuac)
Why: John Austin went to collect a cannon for the settlers.
Who: Prominent Texas Colonist
What: Some of the colonist tried to explain Velasco & Anahuac. They said that
Where: Turtle Bayou
When: July 1832
Why: To prevent the Mexican Army from coming to Texas to punish the Anglo-settlers.
Who: Stephnen F. Austin (SFA)
What:SFA was sent to Mexico City to pursuade Mexico to make Texas it’s own Mexican State. While in Mexico City, he wrote a letter to the people of Texas. The note was intercepted and he was arrested for treason.
Where: Mexico City
Why: Austin had written a letter that told the people of Texas that was the only solution to being free.
Who: Santa Anna
What:Santa Ana abolished (got rid of) the Constitution of 1824 and became the Supreme Dictator and General of Mexico.
Where: Mexico City
When: April 1835
Why:To keep in power Santa Anna abolished the Constitution of 1824 and became the dictator of Mexico.