A person who questions King George III
A person who supports King George III
A protest / Not buying something
A change or over throw of the government
Sons of Liberty
An organized group of Patriots to protest the tax- 1765
"This meeting can do nothing more to save our country"
First person to die in the Boston massacre
"Give me liberty or give me death"
King George III
The King of England
"Taxation without representation is tyrrany"
General Thomas Gage
The commander of the British Army
1764- taxed on sugar, wine, coffee, dyes, and cloth
1765- Taxed on playing cards, newspapers, books, pamphlets, legal documents :wills
1767- Taxed on glass, led, tea, painters colors
1770- 5 colonists killed by british troops
1770- Parliament takes away the Townshed Acts except for the tea.
Boston Tea Party
1773- Men disguised as Mohawks threw tea into the harbor to protest the tax on tea.
French and Indian War
The English fought against France for the land in North America. England won but needed to pay off the debts of the war.
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