this timeline will be about the time period 1519 through 1810
Pineda was a Spanish explorer and lead several expeditions to map the western coastlines of the gulf of Mexico.
Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca was a Spanish explorer and one of the four survivors of the 1527 Narvaez expedition
the spaniards established the first Texas mission in Corpus Christi and the purpose was to spread christianity to the native Americans.
The French colonization of Texas began with fort ST. Louis and was established by explorer La Salle
San Antonio got its name in 1691 because the Spanish expedition came to the river they called Rio San Antonio but San Antonio was founded in 1718
the Spanish missions field spread east Texas to San Antonio
when mission San Antonio de Valero was getting overcrowded father Antonio Margil received permission from the governor of Coahuila and Texas to built a new mission 5 miles south and was called mission San Jose
Miguel Hidalgo was a priest and a leader of the Mexican war of independence that gave a speech to Mexicans texans and others to fight for there independence