Texas Revolution Facts

Slavery, Religion and language
were some of the differences that caused problems between the Texans and Mexicans
Purpose of the convention of 1832
Allow immigration from the US to Texas to continue and allow Texas to become its own state
Stephen F. Austin
agreed to take the colonist demands to Santa Anna and upon his return was arrested for disloyality and spent 3 months in a jail cell
Santa Anna
to strength his power over Texans this person sent troops to to Texas and officials to collect taxes
Texas Revolution
the fight for Texas independence from Mexico
Bring back a cannon
Why the Mexican troops went to Gonzales
Stephen F Austin
was chosen as the Commander n Chief by the Texans in San Antonio
February 23, 1836
the battle of the Alamo began
March 2, 1836
delegates signed Texas Declaration of Independence.
Texas became a Republic
After the battle of San Jacinto
General Houston
led the Texas Army to victory over Santa Ann at the Battle of San Jacinto
why was it hard to get to texas
1. wild animals
2.washed out roads
3. broken wheels