Exploration and early colonization of Texas

This time line will show you the dates of early colonization of Texas.

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1519

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Alonso Álvarez de Pineda mapped the course for Texas


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1528

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Cabeza de Vaca is shipwrecked on a sandy island off the coast of Texas.

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1537

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Cabeza de Vaca reported on Texas after being their for four years.

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1682

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Spaniards establish the first Texas mission at Corpus Christi de la Ysleta

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1685

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LaSalle establishes Fort St. Louis

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1718

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San Antonio was founded. Its was named on June 13, 1691 because that was the feast of St. Anthony

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1731

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East Texas missions where moved to San Antonio

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1782

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Mission San Jose is completed a and other missions were built foe example Mission San Juan Capistrano and Mission Espada

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1810

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Father Hidalgo’s speech encourages Mexicans, Texans, and others to fight for independence



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