October 2,1835,Gonzales TX. Ugartachea led about 100 Mx. soldiers and Col. John Moore led about 160 Texians.Texas defeats the mexicans. This made the settlers enthusiastic about war with Mexico.
Battle of the Alamo
San Felipe de Austin, Nov 1835 (60 delagates). The purpose was to discuss Tx plans for dealing with Mexico. Pro War vs. Pro peace Party.
ans engaged and defeated the Mexican forces in 18 minutes.Was fought on April 21,1836, it was the final battle in the road for Texas Independence. Led by General Sam Houston, the Texians engaged and defeated the Mx. forces in 18 minutes
Treaty of Velasco
San Antonio ( Feb 22-March 6, 1836) under the command of William B. Travis 150-200 men fought against 1500 Mexican soldiers. The Mexican soldiers bombarded the Alamo and surrounded it,until it fell,l and it did. After the battle 600 Mexican soldiers were killed. No Texians or Tejanos lived through the Alamo except women and children.
March 27,1836,prisoners of war were killed by the mexican army, among those killed James Fannin. Santa Anna gave the orders to carry out the massacre. they were killed inside a church
After thye Battle of San Jacinto Sam Houston made Santa Anna sign a treaty to give the Texians all rights to Texas. And tostop all future wars.