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King William's War
British colonists against French coureurs de bois- recruted Indians- guerrila warfare
Queen Anne's War
Similar to King William's war- the British won and recieved Nova Scotia and Hudson Bay
time after the war and before the French and Indian War when Britain allowed the colonies to run themselves
War of Jenkins Ear
Between Britain and Spain- Carribean Sea and Georgia- ended with Louisbourg back to France
King George's War
war of Austrian Sucession- France allies with Spain- New Englanders invade New France
Ohio River Valley
area of contention between French and British- French and Indian War is started here
sent to Ohio River Valley to fight the French, killed French leader- later had to surrender
French-speaking Acadians who were moved to Louisiana to protect Britain from being overthrown in the newly acquired Canadian territory- Roman Catholic
French and Indian War
started in Ohio Valley- against French for land- ended with the Peace Treaty of Paris (1763)- Britain gets Canada, and Louisiana, French get Sugar Islands
Seven Years' War
European version of French and Indian War- Britain and Prussia against France, Spain, Austria and Russia
group of delegates from 7 of the 13 colonies- agreed on union through French and Indian War
Treaty of Paris
1763- French power is thrown off North America- Spain gives up Florida, Britain gets Canada, and Louisiana, French get Sugar Islands
Indian cheif who wanted to expel the British colonists out of the Ohio River Valley- failed, but led colonists to set up army on frontier
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