Wars involving the colonies and the United States


 

Dates

Name and or Location

Dates

Name and or Location

       
1565-1567 French-Spanish in Florida 1835-1836 Texan War in Texas
1613-1629 English-French in Canada 1835-1836 Indian Stream War in New Hampshire
1629 Anglo-French along the St. Lawrence River 1836-1837 Creek Indian War in Georgia and Alabama
1636-1637 Pequot War in New England 1835-1842 Seminole War in Florida, Georgia and Alabama
1640-1645 ???? in New Netherland 1836-1837 Sabine-Southwestern Indian War in Louisiana
1642-1653 Iroquois in New England and Acadia 1836-1838 Cherokee War
July 1653 Anglo-Dutch War in New Netherland 1836 Heatherly Disturbance in Missouri
1675-1676 Bacon’s Rebellion in Virginia 1837 Osage Indian War in Missouri
1675-1676 King Philip’s in New England 1838 Mormon War in Missouri
1676-1678 War in the North in Maine 1839 Aroostook War in Maine
1677-1680 Culpepper’s Rebellion in the Carolinas 1842 Dorr’s Rebellion in Rhode Island
1688-1691 Leisler’s Rebellion in New England 1844 Mormon War in Illinois
1689 Revolution in Maryland - Maryland 1846-1848 Mexican War in Mexico
1689 Glorious Revolution in New England 1847-1848 Cayuse Indian War in Oregon
1689-1697 King William’s War in Canada 1849-1855 Texas and New Mexico Indian War
1702-1713 Queen Anne’s War in New England 1851-1852 California Indian War
1711-1712 Tuscorora War in Virginia 1850-1853 Utah Indian War
1739-1742 Jenkin’s Ear in Florida 1851 Rogue River Indian War in Oregon
1740 King George’s War in Georgia and Virginia 1853 Rogue River Indian War in Oregon
1745 Louisbourg War in New England 1854-1858 Nicaraguan War, Naval Engagements
1754 Fort Necessity in Ohio 1854-1859 Kansas Troubles
1755-1758 Anglo French War in Canada 1855 Yakima Indian War in Washington Territory
1754-1763 French and Indian War in New England and Virginia 1855 Klamath and Salmon River Indian War in Oregon and Idaho
1759 Siege of Quebec in Canada 1855-1858 Florida Indian War
1775-1783 American Revolution in the colonies 1856 Rogue River Indian War in Oregon
1782-1787 Wyoming Valley War in Pennsylvania 1859 John Brown’s Raid in Virginia
12/1786-01/1787 Shay’s Rebellion in Massachusetts 1860-1865 War of Rebellion (Civil War or War of Northern Aggression)
1794 Whiskey Insurrection in Pennsylvania 1861-1864 Cheyenne Indian War in the West
1790-1795 Northwestern Indian War in Ohio 1862-1863 Sioux Indian War in Minnesota
1798-1800 War with France, Naval Engagements 1865-1868 Indian Campaign in Oregon, Idaho and California
1801-1805 War with Tripoli, Naval Engagements, North Africa 1866 Finian Invasion of Canada from New England
1806-1807 Burr’s Insurrection in the South Mississippi Valley 1867-1869 Indian Campaign in Kansas, Colorado and the Indian Territory
1807 Chesapeake War, Naval Engagements, Virginia 1872-1873 Modac Indian War in Oregon
1811 Northwestern Indian War in Indiana 1873 Apache Indian War in Arizona
1812 Florida Seminole Indian War in Florida 1874-1875 Indian Campaigns in Kansas, Colorado, Texas, New Mexico and Indian Territory
1812-1815 War of 1812 in most of the states 1876-1877 Cheyenne and Sioux War in Dakota
1813 Peoria Indian War in Illinois 1877 Nez Perce War in Idaho
1813-1814 Creek Indian War in the South 1878 Bannock War in Idaho, Washington Territory & Wyoming Territory
1814 Lafitte’s Pirates along East Coast 1879 White River War, Ute Indians in Utah and Colorado
1815 Barbara Pirates along the North African Coast 1878-1879 Cheyenne Indian War in Dakota and Montana
1817-1818 Seminole Indian War in Florida and Georgia 1898-1899 Spanish-America War in Cuba (Led Teddy Roosevelt to the Presidency)
1821 Lafitte’s Pirates at Galveston 1899-1902 Phillippine Insurrection, Phillippine Islands
1823 Arickaree Indian War along the Missouri River, Dakota Territory 1917-1918 War to end all Wars in Europe (World War I)
1827 Fever River Indian War in Illinois 1939-1945 World War II, global conflict (First use of the Atomic Bomb, twice, on Japan)
1827 Winnebago Indian War in Wisconsin 1950-1953 Korean War
1831 Sac and Fox Indian War in Illinois 1961-1970 Vietnam War
1832 Black Hawk Indian War in Illinois and Wisconsis 1991 Persian Gulf War
1835-1836 Toledo War in Ohio and Michigan