Leisler’s Rebellion New Yorker Jacob Leisler was born in Frankfurt-am-main in 1640. He was a trader, soldier, political figure, he also became a profit Papist (Roman Catholic). He was known for his role in the North American world. When he grew up he did not like the authority of King James II after he learned that there was a revolution across the Atlantic. After the revolution William James III invaded King James II and because of that they arrested the New England governor.
“We must all hang together, or we shall hang separately.” This was a famous quote from Benjamin Franklin while signing the Declaration of Independence. Britain and France had conflicting claims at the Ohio River Valley and started the French & Indian War. When Britain won the war, the king imposed taxes because he felt he should be repaid for the expenses of the war. This angered the colonists because they felt they should have had representation in Parliament to be taxed. They shouted, “No taxation without Representation!” The Boston Massacre and The Boston Tea Party angered the colonists and the king.
Due to the division of the Catholic Church, religious wars were happening in Europe causing tension between Catholics and Protestants. The French Wars were between Huguenots and ultra Catholics that resulted in the Edict of Nantes, which gave Huguenots the right to their Calvinism. With minor battles including countries within Europe and Spain, finally led to the Thirty Years’ war, which involved the great powers of the Protestant Union and Catholic
King Philips War was strictly the English settlers clashing with the Indians throughout New England over the expansion of the English in the Indians land. During Bacon’s Rebellion, Bacon was labeled a rebel by the Governor and other wealthy government officials, which lead to Bacon and his men fighting the Indians as pay back over the Indian raids and fighting against the government over disagreements about land distribution and the lack of protection provided against the
This whole ordeal caused great upset in America and cause them to put up a bill that stated they would cut off trade with either Britain or France if the other dropped their trade restrictions. As well as this Britain was influencing native Americans against the settlers. All this dispute would cause America to go to war with their former cousin.
The Gunpowder Plot secured suspicion and complications to Catholics in England for multiple years to follow. Macbeth represented what would have occurred if the conspirators successfully blew up Parliament on November 5th. As Macbeth wanted to murder the King and everyone in his way to gain the throne, the conspirators wanted to murder the people in their way to gain respect and tolerance for their religion. Like Fleance, Banquo’s son who escapes murder from Macbeth, King James I escapes murder from the conspirators, providing support for King James’ belief to be a descendant of Banquo. Shakespeare uses this to flatter his dynasty, claiming his line as true rulers and descendants of royalty (Bryant).
The American Revolution: The American Revolution started between the British and the thirteen colonies of the United States of America, and was called the American war. The British were the ones to start it. The British brought unwanted laws and regulations into the colonies, which angered the colonists. The colonists felt that these laws and taxes were violating their rights because they had no say or vote in deciding them. The Boston Massacre was the first huge conflict between the colonists and the British.
In Europe, Fawkes would be arguing the plotters ' case to continental governments, to secure their passive acceptance, even support. Discovery As the conspirators realized that the act could lead to the death of many innocent people and defenders of the Catholic cause, they sent notices to some of them to keep away from the Parliament on the day of the attack. Unfortunately for the conspirators one of the warnings reached the king, who ordered an inspection of the parliament
He closed theatres and frowned on fancy dresses. Calvinism spread through the movement of people. The spread of Calvinism was a challenge to the Roman Catholic Church which led to many wars across Europe. John Calvin also inspired John Knox who was a Calvinist, John Knox returned to Scotland with great ideas which led to him setting up the Presbyterian Church and overthrowing the Catholic Queen. This summarizes how John Calvin had a great impact on the Reformation period religiously.
John Wyclif is called before a council of bishops to defend his statements, before it can get started a mob rushes into the hearing and demands that Wyclif let go. This is because they don't want the inquisition in England with all of its horrors. What were the causes and consequences of the Hundred Years' War: The Hundred Years War was fought between England and France. It basically started over inheritance of the French thrown. One English King had
During the Tudor dynasty a diverse range of conflicts and rebellions occurred. After Henry VIII breached with Rome in 1533 the threat of religion increased leading to multiple revolts. This resulted Elizabeth, the last monarch of the Tudors, left to overcome various problems which threatened the Queen such as; the religious issues caused by the Spanish Armada linking with the rebellions she had to also overcome, the Northern Rebellion, and finally foreign policy, threatened by the Anglo Spanish relations causing great threats for the Virgin Queen. However, Elizabeth did overcome religious threats by the end of her reign, despite the unstable country she was left in by her rebellious sister Mary, her father Henry VIII and grandfather Henry VII,
With many losses to secure a stronghold in the provincial Congress the Patriot cause has been at a disadvantage. The Second Session of the Provincial Congress the petition to re-open the courts passed however it is under British rule. The very first act to not be in favor or help the patriot cause. Opening the courts under British rule will make passing laws and creating a new system more difficult. Americans wanting freedom from the British rule must take even more dangerous actions by way of mobs and a large amount of sacrifice the possibility of sending our men and sons to war to enable the Patriots a victory over his Majesty’s tyrannical ways.
The wars were named the Napoleonic Wars, and involved Britain, France, Austria, Prussia, and Russia, with France fighting against Britain and everybody else fighting against France. All European ports under the command of Napoleon were closed because of the fear of invasion. Because of this, the Spanish-American trade cut-off made America rely on Britain all the more. America hated this, and started the tries to become independent, which was one of the reasons for the War of 1812. Tecumseh: Tecumseh was a First Nations military leader in the War of 1812.