Stephen F. Austin brings the first 300 families to settle in Texas.
We want to start a rebellion against the Mexican government and we need your help.
American settlers were enticed to move to Texas because of the State Colonization Law of 1825.
Conventions Final Decisions
Dear Santa Anna No TariffsAllow immigration from the U.STexas becomes a independent stateProtection from Indian attacksLand tittles for East Texas settler
When the Fredonian Rebellion ended Mexico sent Mier y Teran to enforce the newly appointed laws and others also to see the condition that Texas was in.
Start of The War
Come and Take it
In June of 1832, a small group of Anglo settlers got lots of volunteers and made a rebellion against the Mexican government.
The people of Texas wanted to be an independent state so they made a petition that was to be taken to the mexican government, but Stephen F. Austin the one who was chosen to take it there was imprisoned for a year.
The mexican army gave a cannon to the Texas to protect themselves with from attackers, but the Texanas would not give the cannon back when the Mexican army asked for it back.