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Texas Missions and Settlements. Coach Edwards Texas History. Lets Make a Foldable. Take 4 sheets of paper. Fold the sheets of paper together showing a little flap on each sheet. Number each of the Sheets. In your own handwriting label each of the sheets with a mission name.

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Texas missions and settlements

Texas Missions and Settlements

Coach Edwards

Texas History


Lets make a foldable

Lets Make a Foldable

  • Take 4 sheets of paper.

  • Fold the sheets of paper together showing a little flap on each sheet.

  • Number each of the Sheets.

  • In your own handwriting label each of the sheets with a mission name.

  • Using each of the pages place your notes on each of the missions on the corresponding page.

  • Illustrate each of the pages as you see each of the mission.

  • Staple the pages like a book


What are the missions of texas

What are the Missions of Texas?

  • Corpus Christi de La Ysleta.

  • San Francisco de los Tejas.

  • San Juan Bautista

  • San Antonio de Valero

  • Nuestra Senora del Pillar de lo Adaes

  • La Bahia

  • San Xavier Missions

  • Santa Cruz de San Saba


Corpus christi de la ysleta

Corpus Christi De la Ysleta

  • Was built in 1682.

  • Was the first permanent mission established in Texas.

  • Was built in present day El Paso.

  • Started the Spanish Mission Movement


San francisco de los tejas

San Francisco de los Tejas

  • Founded on June 1, 1690.

  • Founded by Father Damian Massanet and Angelina.

  • The first Spanish Mission in East Texas

  • Built in Response to Fort LaSalle.

  • It served the Tejas Indians


San juan bautista

San Juan Bautista

  • Was Founded on the Rio Grande near Eagle Pass in 1699.

  • A complex of 3 missions a presidio and a town

  • Served as supply station for east Texas expeditions.

  • Known as the “Mother of Missions”.


San antonio de valero

San Antonio de Valero

  • Founded by Father Antonio de San Buenaventura y Oliveres

  • Became later known as the Alamo

  • Presidio San Antonio de Bexar was built in 1718 under the direction of Martin de Alarcon.


Nuestra senora del pillar de lo adaes

Nuestra Senora del Pillar de lo Adaes

  • Marcus de San Miguel de Aguago founded

  • Site is near French Post Natchitoches, Near present day Robiline, Louisiana.

  • Unofficial Capital of Texas in 1722 and remained for 50 years


La bahia

La Bahia

  • Was built in the Ruins of LaSalle’s Fort.

  • Moved on the San Antonio River near present day Goliad.

  • Would later become the site for a key battle in the Texas Revolution- the Battle of Goliad and the Goliad Massacre


San xavier missions

San Xavier Missions

  • Were built on the San Gabriel River near present day Rockdale between the years of 1748- 1751.

  • It was a group of 3 Missions.

  • It served the Tonkawas and others.

  • Apaches raided the settlements which cause the missions to fail.


San cruz de san saba

San Cruz de San Saba

  • -Was founded in 1757 near present day Menard.

  • Wanted to convert the Apaches into Christians.

  • Mission eventually failed with the attacks of the Comanche, failure to Chrisitianize the natives, and lack of supplies


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