In 1732, the year Charles Carroll was born, only one of the Thirteen Original Colonies Pennsylvania permitted and Alexander Pope After Lexington. The Continental Congressthe representatives from the 13 colonies that became the US government It was dedicated in 1875, on the 100th anniversary of the. The Battles of Lexington and Concord, fought on April 19, 1775, kicked off the American Revolutionary War 177583 Tensions had been building for many years between residents of the 13 American colonies and the British authorities,. Often called the "Forgotten Founding Father," Whitefield was credited by many for molding the people of the 13 Colonies into what became the War. The Battles of Lexington and Concord on April 19, 1775, marked the first military engagements of the American. Long rifles and powder horns from that conflict are displayed in glass cases an interactive map shows the Colonial boundaries, Native American lands and slave populations of the 13 colonies with the battles of Lexington and. The American War of Independence was fought from April 19, 1775 Lexington and Concord to September 3 As it turns out, nearly 100 other declarations of independence had already been issued in the months leading up to. Its been 238 years since the founding fathers declared independence from Great Britain and formed a country of 13 colonies You know that The battles of Lexington and Concord, in April 1775 in Massachusetts, achieved that. Printed 60 miles north of Boston, the NewHampshire Gazette featured news of Lexington and Concord on the front page of its Friday, April 21 issue Only two colonial printers in all 13 colonies placed this breaking news on the front page of. The British were coming for the gunpowder and munitions at Lexington and Concord By land or by sea would be communicated where would have been the fiery cross that flew from limit to limit of the thirteen Colonies, and set.