I declare that we are to rebel against the Mexican Government!
The Teran Report 1828
The people here are increasing!
The Law of April 6th, 1830
YOU HAVE TO LET US GO TO TEXAS! WE HAVE A RIGHT!
Benjamin Edwards made a bold but foolish mistake to rebel and ended up failing, also losing. Still some people tried gain and had more success.
Santa Anna Becomes Dictator of Mexico 1832
I did not!
You said you would give us freedom!
San Antonio de Béjar came to Mexico with Mexican foreigners was 1 to 10. There was conflict. Though the number of settlers was increasing.They have already succeeded in getting from the Congress of Coahuila a law very favorable to their prosperity. The separation of Texas from Coahuila and its organization into territory of the federal government. Numerous tribes are at peace, but still carry weapons. – General Manuel Mier y Teran
Sam Houston Arrives in Texas 1832
I have come for political, but now it seems I am here for war!
Mexico made the law of April 6th. This new federal law made immigration from America to Mexico illegal. The law also stated that slavery would no longer be allowed in the Anglo colonies and that all Anglo colonists would be forced to begin paying taxes to the Mexican government
The Turtle Bayou Resolutions 1832
I shall write a letter that tells Sana Anna that we are still loyal to the Mexican Constitution of 1824.
Santa Anna said he would gain freedom for Anglo's but ended up lying and enforcing he rules even more.
Sam Houston came for political success, but ended up, involved in war.
The Turtle Bayou Resolution of 1832 was written after the Disturbance at Anahuac to explain to the Mexican Officials that Texans were loyal to the Mexican Constitution of 1824