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History Exam Review Sheet #2
|French/Canadian explorers who first sailed down the MS River with Marquette
|French/Canadian explorers who first sailed down the MS River with Joliet
|early Spanish sailor/explorer who looked for the mouth of the MS River in 1521
|first conquistador/explorer to see MS River by land; 1541
|Spanish explorer who led several expeditions
|built Fort Maurepas
|build Fort Rosalie at present day Natchez
|Fort Rosalie was here. Name of major road from here to Nashville. 1st territorial capital of MS
|For at present day Ocean Springs
|this is the year where Marquette and Joliet explored.
|this is the year of the Battle of Ackia
|the year when Eli Whitney invented the cotton gin.
|Bienville built fort rosalie this year.
|the year MS became a territory.
|Columbus discovered the New World this year.
|Desoto found MS River this year.
|In this year, La Salle, Tonti, and Father Mambre claimed the MS river region for FRANCEEEE
|Massacre of Ackia happened this year.
|Treaty of San Lorenzo & Pinkney's Treaty happened this year.
|1st settlement established at Ft. Maurepas happened this year.
|End of French and Indian War
|La Salle left this person behind. He was taken captive by Indians so he showed them a mirror over his heart to make them believe they were on his heart. had a hook hand. left notes for La Salle in case he came back
|low class of Natchez Indians
|major Indian crop
|English turned around here because the French lied and said they had more ships but they really didn't
|Ms became a state in this year.
|battle near Tupelo
|Eli Whitney invented this. This led to slavery.
|Prehistoric Indians who followed wooly mammoths to America. first by
|Prehistoric Indians who came after the Paleos
|Prehistoric Indians who came after the Archaic.
|Indians who settled in Mississippi
|newspaper printer from MS
|president of the Confederacy
|famous opera singer from MS
|defeated British at NOLA; face of the Natchez Trace; President later
|famous blues singer from MS-"King of the Blues"
|King of Rock N Roll from Tupelo MS
|2nd capital of the MS Territory
|2nd territorial governor of MS; took place of Winthrop Sargent
|used to be Dancing Rabbit Creek; where the Indians were sent on the Trail of Tears
|created in 1798; this place expanded up to TN in 1804 and down to the Gulf of Mexico in 1812. This was divided into 2 separate places in 1817.
|A major road that stretched from Natchez to Nashville. Andrew Jackson was the face of this road. It is still working today; robbers and gangs, stands also
|motels for weary travelers
|a gang led by Sam Mason
|1st steamboat on the MS River; city on the bottom of the MS River; battle won by Andrew Jackson
|Battle of Horsheshoe Bend
|faught in AL; Jackson defeated the Creeks at this battle
|1st territorial governor of MS Territory. He was called "His Yankeeship"
|1st state and 3rd(final) governor of MS