1836 in Mexico
Events in the year 1836 in Mexico.
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Texas Revolution
The Texas Revolution (October 2, 1835 – April 21, 1836) began when colonists (primarily from the United States) in the Mexican province of Texas rebelled against the increasingly centralist Mexican go...
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Texas Independence Day
Texas Independence Day is the celebration of the adoption of the Texas Declaration of Independence on March 2, 1836. With this document signed by 59 people, settlers in Mexican Texas officially broke ...
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Hannah Elizabeth (ship)
Hannah Elizabeth was built in 1829 in Stonington, Connecticut. Records of the time describe her as being a two-masted schooner, 67 feet long and 20 feet wide. At the time of the sinking her weight wa...
Battle of Matamoros
The Battle of Matamoros was a naval engagement during the Texas Revolution on April 3, 1836, between the brig Montezuma of the Mexican Navy and the schooner Invincible of the Texas Navy. The Mexican s...
Republic of Texas
The Republic of Texas (Spanish: República de Texas) was an independent sovereign country in North America that existed from March 2, 1836, to February 19, 1846. It was bordered by the nation ...
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With Milam and Fannin: Adventures of a German Boy in Texas' Revolution
Texas un Seine Revolution is an account of the Texas Revolution written by Herman Ehrenberg and published in 1843. It was reprinted in 1844 as Der Freiheitskampf in Texas im Jahre 1836 and in 1845 a...
Battle of San Jacinto
95°04′53″W / 29.749253°N 95.081424°W / 29.749253; -95.081424The Battle of San Jacinto, fought on April 21, 1836, in present-day Harris County, Texas, was the decisive battle o...
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San Jacinto Monument
The San Jacinto Monument is a 567.31-foot (172.92 m) high column located on the Houston Ship Channel in unincorporated Harris County, Texas, United States, near the city of La Porte. The monument...
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Paul Revere of Texas
State of TexasPaul Revere of Texas is a sobriquet given to people during the Texas Revolution for alerting settlers about Mexican troop movements. It is a reference to Paul Revere because of the simi...
Runaway Scrape
The Runaway Scrape was the January–April 1836 flight from the Mexican army by the ad interim government of the new Republic of Texas, the Provisional Army of Texas and the civilian population. After ...
Presidio of Sonoma
The Sonoma Barracks (El Cuartel de Sonoma) is a two-story, wide-balconied, adobe building facing the central plaza of the City of Sonoma, California. It was built by order of Lieutenant (Teniente) Ma...
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Battle of Agua Dulce
The Battle of Agua Dulce Creek occurred on March 2, 1836, approximately 26 miles (42 km) south of San Patricio. In this second battle in the Goliad Campaign of the Texas Revolution, troops of th...
Battle of San Patricio
The battle of San Patricio, fought on February 27, 1836, was the first military action of the Goliad Campaign during the Texas Revolution. It took place in and around San Patricio, in the Mexican pro...
List of Texan survivors of the Battle of the Alamo
When the Battle of the Alamo ended at approximately 6:30 a.m. on March 6, 1836, fewer than fifty of the almost 250 Texians who had occupied the Alamo Mission in San Antonio, Texas, were alive. Th...
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Anahuac Disturbances
The Anahuac Disturbances were uprisings of settlers in and around Anahuac, Texas in 1832 and 1835 which helped to precipitate the Texas Revolution. This eventually led to the territory's secession fr...
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New Orleans Greys
The New Orleans Greys were a Military volunteer unit of two militia companies that totaled about 120 men that had formed in the city of that name for service in the Texas War of Independence. Their na...
Fort Terán
Fort Terán (sometimes Teran or Fort Turan) was a former Mexican military post and Texian settlement located in Tyler County in East Texas. The post was named after Mexican general Manuel Mier y Terán...
Harrisburg, Houston
Harrisburg is a community that is now (originally documented as Harrisburgh then shortened to Harrisburg in 1892) located within the city of Houston, Texas, United States.The community is located east...
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Battle of Nacogdoches
State of TexasThe Battle of Nacogdoches culminated on August 2, 1832, after a group of Texan colonists resisted an order issued in July by the commander of the Mexican Army at Nacogdoches, Texas to s...
Battle of the Alamo
The Battle of the Alamo (February 23 – March 6, 1836) was a pivotal event in the Texas Revolution. Following a 13-day siege, Mexican troops under President General Antonio López de Santa Anna lau...
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Goliad Campaign
The Goliad Campaign refers to a series of battles which occurred in 1836 as part of the Texas Revolution, which ultimately led to the Goliad massacre. Troops from the army of Mexico defeated Texian fo...
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Treaties of Velasco
The Treaties of Velasco were two documents signed at Velasco, Texas (now Surfside Beach, Texas) on May 14, 1836, between Antonio López de Santa Anna of Mexico and the Republic of Texas, in the afterma...
The Furies (novel)
The Furies is a historical novel written by John Jakes and originally published in 1976. It is book four in a series known as the Kent Family Chronicles or the American Bicentennial Series. The nove...
Washington-on-the-Brazos, Texas
Washington-on-the-Brazos (also known as Washington) is an unincorporated area along the Brazos River in Washington County, Texas, United States. It was founded when Texas was still a part of Mexico, ...
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Mexican Texas
State of TexasMexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to Texas during the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was an integral part of Mexico. The period began with Mexico's vic...
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