Davy Crockett

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  • Birth

    Birth
    David Crockett is born.
  • 1st President

    1st President
    George Washington is elected as the first president.
  • Runs away

    Runs away
    At only 13, Davy runs away from home
  • Return

    Return
    A man of about fifteen aplies for boading in the loocal tavern. He is recognized as Davy Crockett by his sister, though now he has a name for himself in tennessee as a skilled huntsman.
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    President Jefferson buys the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon.
  • End of a War

    The War of 1812 is ended.
  • the financial Panic of 1819

    The countries first major deppression occurs.
  • Elected to Tennessee Legislature

    He is reelected in 1823
  • Americans spread to Texas

    Americans spread to Texas
    Stephen F. Austin establishes the first American colony in Texas.
  • End of Immagration

    The Mexicans ban American Immagration.
  • Elected to Congress

    Elected to Congress
    He served from 1827 to 1833
  • General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna

    Gen. Santa Anna overthrows the Mexican goverment.
  • Texas Bound

    Texas Bound
    Crockett departs for Texas after leavin congress.
    "You may all go to Hell, and I will go to Texas."
  • Arival

    Arival
    Crockett, followed by around a dozen "tennessee boys", appears At the alamo.
  • The Fandango

    The Fandango
    A party is held in honor of Crockett's arrival to San Jacinto. The party is stopped on a messengers warning that Santa Anna is coming.
  • The Battle of the Alamo

    The Battle of the Alamo
    The Alamo is beseiged by the Mexicans under Santa Anna. Everyone is killed except for three women, to kids, and a slave.
  • King of the Wild Fontier

    King of the Wild Fontier
    Walt Disney makes the first episode of Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier starring Fess Parker as Davy Crockett.
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