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Social Studies Colon
Social Studies Colony
|A white person of European descent.
|A country or area under the control of another country: a group of people living there.
|A written statement outlining the basic laws for a state or country.
|A person given a land grant by the Mexican government to make a settlement and recruit people to live there.
|A contract that gives ownership of a plot of land.
|A killing of many people.
|Groups of citizen soldiers.
|A serious lung infection that makes it hard to breath.
|A political system in which people elect representatives to make laws for them.
|An act of overthrowing and replacing one government with another.
|A Mexican-born Texan.
|People living in Mexican Texas between 1821 and 1836.
|The buying and selling of goods and services.
|A Spanish conqueror of the Americas in the sixteenth century.
|To adopt to new religious beliefs.
|People of mixed American Indian and European descent living in Mexico.
|A religious and military outpost established by the Spanish during colonization.
|People who share their religious faith with others. Usually in other countries.
|A Spanish fort staffed by soldiers.
|To attack suddenly;to steal or destroy property.
|A soldier who opposes the government in power.
|To establish a place to live.
|People who settle on land without rights or titles.
|The part of the world that includes the continents of North and South America.