The Fredonian Rebellion declared their own republic . They also believed that had no choice but to defend themselves against a unjust government . Edwards angered people over their land titles . The new Alcalde election was overturned due to questions of fraud . The new alcalde was arrested .
The Grass FIght
Boss , there's only grass in here for the horses .
The Law of April 6,1830 was put into use to control Americans presence in Texas . Also to band immigration . It needed to be limited . It was illegal for settlers to bring more slaves into Texas. They placed military bases along the borders .
Battle of the Alamo
Guys we may have lost this time but we can bounce back!!
The battle of Gonzales started a war between Texas and the Mexican government . Which Texas could not turn back . Since the war happened it increased the resolution and confidence of the Texas rebels . The Texans rebel got victory . The first battle of the Texas revolution began when the Mexican refused to give the cannon back.
Battle of San Jacinto
The Texas troops believed that the Mexican supply train was carrying sliver ,so they attacked it . Although they only found grass for the horses . Then Texas troops prevented Mexican troops from getting horse food .
In 1836 , battle that resulted in the massacre ,with the Texan troops . The Texan troops lost the this battle but would adventually bounce back with revenge later . William B. Travis commanded the troops during the battle of the Alamo . Jim Bowie led Texans to the battle of the Alamo but, became sick shortly after the battle began . Then Texas adventually won its independence from Mexico.
Texas lead a surprise attack on Santa Anna and his men . There forces overran Santa Anna's men in 20 minutes . Then after that Santa Anna was taken in as a prisoner and signed the treaty securing Texas ' independence ! Erastus "Deaf" Smith also helped Texas win the battle of San Jacitno .