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French and Indian War


1753

Governor Dinwiddie sent George Washington to upper Ohio to warn French out of Ohio Valley

Other events that happened on or around 1753

Jul 03, 1754

The French and Indian War began with Washington's defeat at Fort Necessity

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Jul 09, 1755

French & Indians defeated Braddock's men at Battle of the Monongahela

1755

Gen. Edward Braddock attempted to take Fort Duquesne during French & Indian War

1756

Sandy Creek Expedition turned back in a state of near-starvation and mutiny

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1756

Washington organized small chain of forts in the South Branch and Potomac valleys

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1758

Fort Pitt named

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1759

Occasional Indian raids continued in Virginia

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1760

Occasional Indian raids continued in Virginia

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1763

The Treaty of Paris ended French & Indian War

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1764

An uneasy peace settled over the Ohio Valley, though the issue of who would control the region remained unsettled

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