The Timeline of DOOM!!!!

Use at own peril. May induce odd tendencies to look things up. 

And you don’t want that!

Compiled by David Heth and Mike Scofield

1877 Tales of Terror

ToT

Cyborgs

CyB

Fire and Brimstone

FB

Road Warriors

RW

The Book of the Dead

BoD

The Last Crusaders

TLC

Ghostdancers

GD

Brainburners

BB

Boomtowns   

BT

Wasted West

WW

Rascal,Varmit,Critters

RVC

Hell on Earth

HoE

NN Martial Arts

MA

Children of the Atom

CotA

NN Thuamaturgical Diffusion

TD

The Junkman Cometh

JMC

NN Augmentation

Aug

Monsters, Muties, Misfits

MMM

Lost Angels

LA

Iron Oasis

IO

Back East: South

BeS

Spirit Warriors

SP

NN Voodooists

RBV

Back East: North

BeN

South of the Border

SoB

Rascal,Varmit,Critters II has no players’ section, so no dates are listed from that book.

River of Blood

RoB

Deadlands

DL

Law Dogs

LD

Doomtown or Bust has no dates listed.

Smith and Robards

S&R

City of Gloom

CoG

Official Ruling/E-Mail

ORE

Quick and the Dead

Q&D

 

Hucksters and Hexes

HH

 

Great Maze

TGM

 

Pre 1500’s

1500–900B.C.

The Olmec people populated what would someday be Mexico. SoB pg. 8

900B.C.-700A.D.

The Zapotec people lived in the state of Oaxaca. SoB pg. 8

900A.D.-1150A.D.

The Toltec Empire rules central and northern Mexico. SoB pg. 9

661

The fourth Caliph of Islam, Ali,  has the position wrested from him by the Umavyyads, a new dynasty. FB pg 20

680

Ali's son, Husain, challenged the new dynasty; he lost and was executed. FB pg 20

1095

The Templar crusades begin with a hoard led by Peter the Hermit. The hoard is simply a mob of peasants. TLC pg. 5

1099

The real armies of crusaders take Jerusalem and slaughter the inhabitants.  TLC pg. 6

?-1000A.D.

Mayan Empire controls the Yucatan peninsula. SoB pg. 13

1100’s ?

Prince Madog of Wales brings the last of the Druids to America and erects rings of blue gray stones in the hills near what would one day be Mobile, Alabama. BeS pg. 53

1118

The KnightsTemplar are founded by Hugh De Payens and Godfrey De St.Omer. They were based in what was rumored to be the temple of Solomon. Thus “Templars” TLC pg. 7

1314

Grandmaster Jacques De Molay is burned at the stake ending the Templars.  TLC pg. 7

1400’s

Earliest public known founding date of The Explorer's

Society.   RVC pg 76

1428

Aztec Empire founded. SoB pg. 9

1500’s

1513

Ponce de Leon discovers Florida. BeS pg. 63

1519

Hernan Cortez lands on the Gulf Coast of Mexico and founds the city of Veracruz. The Aztecs think he is a god. Big mistake. SoB pg. 13

1519

Late Cortez, after an initial defeat, finally conquers the Aztec Empire. SoB pg. 14

1532

The city of Guadalajara, Mexico is founded. SoB pg. 40

1541

Hernando de Soto passes through the area that would someday be Memphis, Tennessee and makes enemies of everyone he meets. After crossing the Mississippi River, he catches a fever and dies. His men hold a secret mass and dump him in the river. RoB pg. 23

1559

The Spanish found the city of Pensacola but a hurricane destroys it before it can be fully settled. BeS pg. 65

1565

St. Augustine founded. BeS pg. 63

1568

The Spanish try a second time to found Pensacola and this time it sticks. BeS pg. 65

1585

Roanoke Island settled. Led by Ralph Lane and Richard Grenville, the 108 settlers build Fort Raleigh. BeS pg. 29

1586

Roanoke Island settlement abandoned with the colonists returning to England with Sir Francis Drake. BeS pg. 29

1587

Second attempt at settling Roanoke Island led by John White and 120 colonists. Food is short so White returns to England for food. BeS pg. 29

1590

August John White finally returns to Roanoke Island and finds no settlers. No one knows what happened to this “Lost Colony”. BeS pg. 29

1596

The city of Monterrey, Mexico is founded. SoB pg. 37

1600’s

1600

The people of Monterrey, Mexico begin construction on a large cathedral. SoB pg. 37

1618

The Catedral in Guadalajara, Mexico is consecrated. SoB pg. 40

1660

Earliest well-keep records of the Explorer's Society. RVC pg. 19

1670

Charles Town, now Charleston, South Carolina founded. BeS pg. 45

1672

Edmond Hoyle born in London.  HH pg. 5

1681

William Penn receives Philadelphia from King Charles II. BeN pg. 46

1691

Edmond Hoyle arrives in NW India as part of East India Company. HH pg. 5

1693

Calcutta is plagued by a man-eating tiger.  Hoyle discovers it is a shapechanger and kills it. HH pg. 5

1696

Hoyle leaves India to return to London. HH pg. 6

1699

French explorer, Pierre le Moyne, a.k.a. Sieur d’Iberville, reaches the future site of Baton Rouge. RoB pg. 37

17th Century

End of the Middle Ages  The Old Ones shut off the Hunting Grounds in the Great Spirit War. DL1  pg 176

1700’s

1700’s

Early Edward “Blackbeard” Teach raids up and down the Ocracoke and Portsmouth Islands. BeS pg. 33

1700’s

Early The French Market opens in New Orleans. RoB pg. 55

1700’s

Early France cedes Acadia, land in eastern Canada, to the British. RoB pg. 38

1700’s

Late The Natchez tribe is finally wiped out by French soldiers. RoB pg. 34

1705

Hoyle travels to Constantinople (not Istanbul) but flees after an experiment goes poorly. HH pg. 6

1711

Hoyle attempts another experiment in Vienna.  He is foiled by his apprentice Ernst Johann Biren who causes the Black Plague, HH pg. 7

1711

War starts between Carolina settlers and the local Tuscarora tribe of indians. BeS pg. 29

1715

War between Carolina settlers and the local Tuscarora tribe of Indians finally ends. BeS pg. 29

1716

The French establish Fort Rosalie near the Indian village if White Apple. RoB pg. 34

1718

November “Blackbeard” is captured by Lieutenant Maynard and beheaded. BeS pg. 34

1718

New Orleans is founded by Jean Baptiste le Moyne, a.k.a. Sieur de Bienville, younger brother to Pierre le Moyne, founder of Baton Rouge. RoB pg. 45

1720

Hoyle travels to Marseilles after hearing of another plague outbreak. Hoyle confirms Ernst Biren's hand in the plagues, HH pg. 8

1722

Edmond Hoyle confronts Biren in Bavaria but is beaten and left for dead. HH pg. 8

1729

Blueprints for Independence Hall are drawn up. BeN pg. 50

1729

November 29 The indian chief, Great Sun, leads a surprise attack on the French Fort Rosalie and slaughters over 200 soldiers. The French settlement of New Orleans declares war on Great Sun’s tribe, the Natchez. RoB pg. 34

1731

After a series of disasters, the Company of the Indies, owners of New Orleans, was forced to sell the city to France. RoB pg. 45

1733

The city of Richmond, Virginia is founded. BeS pg. 14

1733

Wilmington, North Carolina is founded on the Cape Fear River. BeS pg. 34

1733

James Oglethorpe founds the city of Savannah. BeS pg. 62

1734

Construction on Independence Hall is completed. BeN pg. 50

1735

According to legend, Ms. Leeds of Burlington, New Jersey, gives birth to a baby boy but he transforms into a monster with the head of a horse, feet of a pig and the body of a snake. BeN pg. 43

1740’s

Indigo industry develops in South Carolina. BeS pg. 45

1740

An old friend of Edmond Hoyle’s  wrote from Russia that he needed Hoyle's help to overthrow Ernst Biren who was now Russia's Grand Chamberlain. HH pg. 9

1740

A Reverend of Philadelphia and Benjamin Franklin found the Philadelphia Academy. BeN pg. 52

1741

Biren is exiled to Siberia where Hoyle follows and finally kills him in a spectacular battle of Black Magic vs. Hexes. HH pg. 9

1743

The old wooden palisade surrounding the St. Peter Street Cemetery in New Orleans is replaced by a stone wall. RoB pg. 53

1745

The Susquehannah shaman, Raven is born. DL1 pg 178

1745

The Ursuline Convent is built on the Riverfront of New Orleans. RoB pg. 59

1753

Pennsylvania commissions the casting of the Liberty Bell. BeN pg. 50

1763

A French fur trader founds the city of St. Louis, Missouri as a small trading post. RoB pg. 13

1742

One of Hoyle's nephews publishes a A Short Treatise on Whist which contains early rough Hexes. HH pg. 10

1762

Hoyle reads a book on Native American tribes in America.  In it, he discovers reference to spirits called manitous. HH pg. 10

1763

Edmond Hoyle departs for America to learn more of Manitous from the Indians. HH pg. 10

1763

The French lose the Seven Years War with Britain. RoB pg. 13

1763

Raven comes back to his village to find everyone killed by the White Man.  He is now the last Susquehannah and becomes the Last Son.  DL1 pg 178

1768

The final draft of Hoyle's Book of Games is delivered to his family with a letter from Hoyle who was dying in America. HH pg. 11

1768

The citizens of New Orleans rebel against Spanish rule but the rebellion is quickly and violently put down. RoB pg. 45

1769

First edition of Hoyle's Book of Games is published. HH pg. 29

1770

Rebels build Carpenter’s Hall to hold their meetings in secret. BeN pg. 50

1774

September 5 Fifty-five delegates from across the colonies gather in Carpenter’s Hall to discuss their dissatisfaction with British rule. BeN pg. 50

1775

Spanish Jesuit missionaries arrive in what will be Tucson, AZ.  BT pg. 10

1776

July 4 The Declaration of Independence is publicly read for the first time. BeN pg. 50

1779

The Philadelphia Academy is renamed the University of Pennsylvania. BeN pg. 52

1780

Richmond becomes the capitol of Virginia. BeS pg. 14

1780

British forces try to seize the city of St. Louis but are repelled. RoB pg. 13

1781

March 15 The Battle of Guilford Courthouse is fought near Greensboro, North Carolina with the British claiming a Pyretic victory. BeS pg. 30

1782

The Spanish Governor of Louisiana passes a law which forbids the importation of slaves from the island of Martinique. RoB pg. 64

1787

Raleigh, North Carolina founded. BeS pg. 37

1788

A fleet of ten armed boats are sent out of New Orleans to wipe out the pirates raiding along the Mississippi River. RoB pg. 10

1789

University of North Carolina opens. It is the first state-chartered university on the continent. BeS pg. 39

1789

The United States Marshals are created by Congress and George Washington appoints the first. LD pg. 12

1791

The slaves on the Island of Santo Domingo revolt against their masters. RoB pg. 64

1794

A fire destroys much of the Presbytere Church in New Orleans. RoB pg. 56

1794

Christmas Eve The St. Louis Cathedral is rebuilt in New Orleans after a fire destroys the first. Bricks from abandoned vaults in a nearby cemetery were used in the construction of the walls of the sanctuary. RoB pg. 58

1795

Construction begins on the Cabildo, a city council building, in New Orleans. RoB pg. 56

1799

Gold is found in the Uwharrie Mountains in North Carolina. BeS pg. 40

1800’s (this is big)

1800

The Spanish give New Orleans back to Napoleon. He was busy so he told the Spanish that they could keep running it for him. RoB pg. 45

1800

The St. Peter Street Cemetery is full. The land, however, is prime real estate so it is subdivided into lots and sold. The oldest and largest graves and tombs are moved to the St. Louis No. 1 but most of the “residents” are left behind to lie beneath the buildings that go up where the graveyard once stood. RoB 53

1802

The University of Pennsylvania outgrows its current location. It moves to the mansion originally built to house the President. BeN pg. 52

1802

Napoleon Bonaparte gains all land west of the Mississippi River from Spain. RoB pg. 13

1803

Napoleon sells the US the land west of the Mississippi. This is the Louisiana Purchase. RoB pg. 14

1803

November 30 New Orleans is given to the French by the Spanish, again. RoB pg. 45

1803

December 1 France “sells” New Orleans to the USA for less than 5 cents an acre. RoB pg. 45

1804

March 9 The French flag replaces the Spanish flag in St. Louis. RoB pg. 14

1804

March 10 The USA flag replaces the French flag in St. Louis. RoB pg. 14

1804

The slave revolt started 13 years earlier in Santo Domingo finally ends with the slaves’ victory. The island is renamed Haiti. RoB pg. 64

1807

Jefferson Davis is born. BeS pg. 12

1808

Napoleon conquers Spain. SoB pg. 14

1808

Greensboro, North Carolina is founded. It is the county seat for Guilford County. BeS pg. 39

1809

Mike and David begin this horrible nightmare. TP pg. xx

1810

Mexico rebels against foreign (French/Spanish) rule. SoB pg. 14

1810

New Orleans is the fifth largest city in the United States. RoB pg. 45

1811

The Luddite movement is begun in England by angry textile workers. JMC pg. 30

1812

Louisiana becomes the 18th state. RoB pg. 45

1812

The New Orleans is the first riverboat to arrive in New Orleans. RoB pg. 46

1812

The creatively named War of 1812 begins between the USA and Great Britain. RoB pg. 46

1812

February 8 The town of New Madrid, Missouri is nearly destroyed by one of the worst earthquakes to hit North America, second only to the Great Quake of ’68. RoB pg. 21

1812

February 8 The Lady of New Orleans is the first riverboat to reach the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Local indians think this is a bad omen when coupled with the earthquake in the same area on the same day. RoB pg. 22

1813

The ruins of the Presbytere Church in New Orleans is rebuilt into a courthouse. RoB pg. 56

1814

The United States is too poor to raise an army to stop the British from invading New Orleans. Major General Andrew Jackson manages to raise one anyway. He is also able to hire the pirate Jean Lafitte.  RoB pg. 46

1814

Christmas Eve The USA and Great Britain sign a peace treaty. RoB pg. 46

1815

January 8 The British attack New Orleans, defended by Maj. General Andrew Jackson. The 8000 man British force is defeated by the 3000 strong New Orleans militia. Two weeks later the British sail away. RoB pg. 46

1815

White settlers started signing the first treaties with indians. GD pg. 10

1817

Future Texas Ranger William Alexander “Bigfoot” Wallace is born in Virginia. LD pg. 18

1817

The Congo Square in New Orleans is opened to local slaves to meet and hold dances. RoB pg. 55

1817

Andrew Jackson begins his campaign against the Seminole Indians in central Florida. BeS pg. 67

1817

Baton Rouge, Louisiana is incorporated. RoB pg. 37

1819

Cahawaba is made the capital of Alabama. BeS pg. 56

1819

Andrew Jackson negotiates a settlement with the Indians of Tennessee and founds the town of Memphis. RoB pg. 23

1819

Allan Pinkerton born in Scotland. LD pg. 9

1820

Joseph Smith receives visions in Palmyra, New York. CoG pg. 7

1820

Missouri is admitted into the Union. RoB pg. 11

1821

Mexico finally wins independence from Spain/France. Augustin Iturbide declares himself Emperor of Mexico. SoB pg. 14

1821

The Mexican Revolution rocks California. Spain is kicked out and the new land allies with Mexico roughly. The governors from Mexico are generally considered idiots.  TGM pg. 7

1821

Andrew Jackson buys/conquers Florida from Spain. BeS pg. 64

1823

Self appointed “Ranging Companies” of men begin patrolling the Texas frontier to protect against Indians and the like. These become the Texas Rangers. LD pg. 7

1824

Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna Perez de Lebron leads a revolt in Mexico, exiling Iturbide. Iturbide later returns and is shot by firing squad. Mexico sets up a government molded like the one found in the United States. SoB pg. 14

1824

Darius Hellstromme born in London England. CoG pg. 56

1824-1855

Mexico has over 24 presidents. Santa Anna serves as president 11 times in this 31-year period. Popular guy. SoB pg. 14

1825

Judge Roy Bean is born in Kentucky. LD pg. 24

1826

Cahawaba , Alabama is lost under the waters of the always-flooding Alabama River. Montgomery is made the new capital of Alabama. BeS pg. 56

1826

Catherine Washington, George Washington’s grandniece, marries Prince Achille Murat, Napoleon’s nephew, hoping to someday be Queen of Sicily. Now she lives in Belvue Mansion in Tallahassee and talks to her cats. BeS pg. 65

1827

Joseph Smith unearths the golden plates from a hill near Manchester, New York CoG pg. 7

1828

Gold is found in the fields around Dahlonega, Georgia. The local Cherokees are sent to reservations in Oklahoma and a new gold rush begins. BeS pg. 58

1828

Judge Isaac Parker is born in Ohio. LD pg. 25

1829

Mexican President Guerrero abolishes slavery. SoB pg. 15

1830’s

New York City’s main prison facility is built near Five Points. The place is called the Tomb. BeN pg. 38

1830’s

Fear of the new religion, voodoo, causes the city of New Orleans to ban its practice in public forums, even Congo Square. RoB pg. 64

1830’s

Late Baron Simon LaCroix is born in Haiti. RoB pg. 50

1830

After 3 years of translating the golden plates, the first Book of Mormon is published. CoG pg. 8

1830

Tom Horn is born in what will become the state of Missouri. LD pg. 19

1830

Porfirio Diaz born in Oaxaca, Mexico. Sob pg. 29

1830

Marie Leveau becomes the voodoo queen of New Orleans. RoB pg. 65

1831

Mormon leader Joseph Smith and others move to Kirtland, Ohio. CoG pg. 8

1831

Archduke Maximillian von Hapsburg of Austria is born. SoB pg. 18

1832

Cholera kills almost one-seventh of the population of New Orleans. RoB pg. 51

1833

R. Percy Sitgreaves is born.  TD pg. 1

1833

Kirtland Temple of the Latter-day Saints is begun. CoG pg. 8

1833

Peter Dromgoole does not show up to his duel at Piney Prospect in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. 39

1833-37

Joseph Smith remains in Ohio while the Mormons spread into Missouri. CoG pg. 8

1834

The modern name “The Church of Jesus Christ and the Latter-day Saints” is given to the organization. CoG pg. 8

1834

The Medical College of Louisiana opens in New Orleans. RoB pg. 62

1834

A fire starts in the LaLaurie Mansion on Royal Street in New Orleans. Firefighters found a number of slaves dead and mutilated or on the verge of death due to torture or starvation locked in a room in the attic. One of the slaves had set the fire as a form of suicide in preference to the torture that the owner of the house, Madame LaLaurie, was inflicting on him and the other slaves. Madame LaLaurie escaped the lynch mob that formed and was never seen again. RoB pg. 57

1834

The region that will become Oklahoma is established as Indian Territory. ToT pg. 80

1835

Mexican President Santa Anna nullifies the Constitution of 1824 and ratifies a new one giving him more power. SoB pg. 15

1835

The “Permanent Council” of Texas revolutionaries created three companies of Rangers to patrol the frontiers and rivers. LD pg. 7

1835

Texas declares independence from Mexico. The rebels take Goliad and San Antonio from Mexican defenders. SoB pg. 15

1836

Texas secedes from Mexico.  Q&D pg. 57

1836

February Santa Anna marches with 6000 men into Texas. He retakes San Antonio (Battle of the Alamo) and Goliad. He is attacked near the San Jacinto River, shot in the left leg (it was later amputated), captured, and forced into signing a peace treaty. Rough day! SoB pg. 15

1836

Santa Anna returns to Mexico and holds an elaborate state funeral for his amputated leg. He then declares his retirement. SoB pg. 15

1836

The Alta California revolution is attempted. Los Angeles and San Diego side with the Federalis and after a few years Mexico still rules the land. TGM pg. 8

1837

Andrew Jackson tricks the Seminole chief, Osceola, out of hiding with a flag of truce, captures him and some of his followers. They are sent to a reservation in Oklahoma. BeS pg. 67

1837

Mormon Bank of Kirtland does so poorly it is forced to close. CoG pg. 8

1837

A mint for the USA is built in New Orleans. RoB pg. 55

1837

Future county Sheriff John Behan is born in Texas. LD pg. 22

1837

William Brockaway, “The King of Counterfeiters”, starts his life as an apprentice  printer. LD pg. 35

1838

Oct 27 Gov. John Boggs issues orders to militia that Mormons are to be driven from the state as enemies. CoG pg. 9

1838

Oct 30 18-30 Mormons in Missouri are hunted down after a battle and are killed in a cabin. CoG pg. 9

1838

Mexico refuses to pay their debts to France. The French bombard and take the city of Veracruz. Santa Anna comes out of retirement and kicks their butts back home. SoB pg. 16

1838

Danites are said to have started under he name "Daughters of Zion. " This was changed several times. Can you blame 'em? CoG pg. 19

1839

St. James Church in Wilmington, North Carolina built. BeS pg. 36

1840’s

The Payne family builds a mansion in the town of Lafayette, Louisiana. RoB pg. 60

1840’s

The first textile mills are built in Boston. BeN pg. 24

1840’s

St. Louis draws a large number of German immigrants. RoB pg. 17

1840’s

Late The Potato Blight forces many Irish to immigrate to America. BeN pg. 24

1840’s

William “Bigfoot” Wallace moves to Texas and joins the Texas Rangers.  LD pg. 18

1840

Future US Marshall “Bear–River” Tom Smith is born in New York City. (Get a rope!) LD pg. 21

1840

Future lawman Heck Thomas is born in Georgia. LD pg. 26

1840

The cornerstone to a monument commemorating the Battle of New Orleans is set in place just outside the city of New Orleans. RoB pg. 63

1840

Most Indians have realized that the white treaties are worthless. Wonder what the first clue was? GD pg. 10

1840

The population of Illinois was 467,183. CoG pg. 10

1840-46

Around 4000 foreigners travel to Nauvoo in the next 6 years. CoG pg. 9

1841

Joseph Smith comes west and forms Nauvoo after buying a large tract of land in Illinois. CoG pg. 9

1841

A military revolt in Mexico puts Santa Anna back into power. SoB pg. 16

1841

Thomas B. Ryman born in Tennessee. BeS pg. 25

1841

St. Louis is second only to New Orleans in volume of river trade. RoB pg. 14

1842

Allan Pinkerton emigrates to America and moves to Chicago with his new wife, Joan, to escape an arrest warrant in Glasgow. LD pg. 9/MiBD pg. 8

1842

St. Mary’s, a college for women, opens in Raleigh, North Carolina. BeS pg. 37

1842

The South Carolina Military Academy (a.k.a. “The Citadel”) is chartered. BeS pg. 48

1842

Governor Boggs, issuer of the infamous Extermination Order, is shot by an unknown assailant, but lives. CoG pg. 19

1843

Santa Anna orders construction of a statue of himself in the central plaza of Mexico City. It is never finished. SoB pg. 38

1843

Adobe Walls founded by the trading company of Bent, St. Vrain & company.  Q&D pg. 61

1843

Frank James is born. LD pg. 37

1843

Future Town Marshall of Deadwood, Seth Bullock, is born in Ohio. LD pg. 22

1844

June 27 after Illinois becomes tired of the polygamy and biased courts of Nauvoo, Joseph Smith and 3 others  are shot to death in jail after they surrendered to the state. CoG pg. 10

1844

Future town Marshall Bill Tilghman is born in what will become Iowa. LD pg. 23

1844

Tom Horn runs away from home after whipping his father. LD pg. 19

1844

Mexican Dictator Santa Anna is ousted and flees to Cuba. SoB pg. 16

1844

President Polk elected to an expansionist ticket.  Begins bluffing and boldly claiming more land for America. TGM pg. 8

1844

United States offers Texas statehood. Mexico objects. SoB pg. 16

1844

Future Texas Ranger Leander H. McNelly is born. LD pg. 18

1845

Future Town Marshall of El Paso, Dallas Stoudenmire is born in Alabama. LD pg. 22

1846

Allan Pinkerton, carries out his own investigation of a counterfeiting ring, alerts the law and has them arrested. The Treasury department hires him and appoints him Deputy Sheriff of Kane county, Illinois. LD pg. 9/MiBD pg. 9

1846

700 Americanos arrive and settle illegally on land in Alta California.  They refuse to become Mexican and Catholic to get the land legally.  TGM pg. 8

1846

An Independent Texas is annexed by President Polk and once again Mexico invades. This ends with the American capture of Mexico city.  Q&D pg. 57

1846

The Mexican–American War begins. The US sneaks Santa Anna back into Mexico so he can negotiate a peace treaty on US terms. Santa Anna agrees but breaks his promise soon after arriving. He raises a 200,000-man army and is “elected” president. The United States actually acts surprised. SoB pg. 16

1846

William Pinkerton, Allan Pinkerton’s first son is born. LD pg. 20

1846

Montgomery becomes the capital of Alabama. BeS pg. 54

1847

Early Mormons finish evacuating Nauvoo and flee west. CoG pg. 10

1847

July 24 The Mormons first arrive at the Great Salt Lake. CoG pg. 10

1847

Salt Lake City founded by Brigham Young and the Mormons. CoG pg. 10

1847

The Medical College of Louisiana becomes the University of Louisiana. RoB pg. 62

1847

The people of Monterrey, Mexico finally finish their cathedral. SoB pg. 37

1847

Jesse James is born. LD pg. 37

1847

First Mormon Judgement Day.  Nah, things are going too well CoG pg. 8

1848

Santa Anna loses the battle of VeraCruz to the French and is deposed and exiled.  Q&D pg. 57

1848

Mormons secure enough timber to start homes in Salt Lake but are near-starved by lack of resources. CoG pg. 10

1848

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ends the Mexican-American War, giving the United States most of its present Mexico-Confederate territories. Santa Anna leaves Mexico…again. SoB pg. 16

1848

Construction begins on the Washington Memorial. BeN pg. 68

1848

Robert Pinkerton,  second son of Allan Pinkerton is born. LD pg. 19

1849

Future outlaw Sherrill “Hardrock” Holston born in Virginia. LD pg. 37

1849

The Great Gold Rush reaches its peak!  TGM pg. 9

1849

Baton Rouge is made the Louisiana state capital. RoB pg. 37

1849

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is transferred from the Department of the Interior to the War Department. GD pg. 10

1849

Judge Isaac Parker is admitted to the Bar and then emigrates to Missouri and then Kansas. LD pg. 25

1850’s

The gold mines in the Uwharrie Mountains play out. BeS pg. 40

1850’s

The Tammany Hall society has enough political power to control every election in New York. BeN pg. 35

1850’s

The New York government cleans up the beggars and shantytowns in Central Park. BeN pg. 40

1850’s

Fear of voodoo fades and it becomes an accepted religion. RoB pg. 64

1850’s

Steamboats become popular forms of floating entertainment along the Mississippi River. RoB pg. 9

1850’s

Early The Lemp Brewery is founded in St. Louis by Lemp family of immigrants. RoB pg. 17

1850’s

The Wichita tribe of Indians is wiped out by smallpox and Comanche warbands. GD pg. 20

1850

The territory of New Mexico is created.  This area includes what will eventually become Arizona, New Mexico, and parts of Nevada, Utah, and Colorado. ORE 06/02/2000

1850

Allan Pinkerton and a Chicago attorney form the North-West Police Agency. It is later renamed to the Pinkerton National Detective Agency. LD pg. 9/MiBD pg. 9

1850

The High Hampton Inn opens in North Carolina. BeS pg. 41

1850

Pat Garret is born in Alabama. LD pg. 20

1850

Future Texas Ranger John B. Armstrong is born. LD pg. 17

1851

Outlaw William Preston Longley is born. LD pg. 38

1851

Pres. Fillmore appoints Brigham Young as Governor of Utah territory. When his term is over Lt. Colonel Steptoe is appointed but is ignored by the people. CoG pg. 12

1851

The first stone of the Tabernacle are placed. CoG pg. 28

1851

Doc Holliday born in Georgia to rich family. LD pg. 37

1851

Future outlaw Sam Bass is born Indiana. LD pg. 34

1852

Long-Haired Tony born in California.  TGM pg. 34

1852

New Orleans grows and swallows up the town of Lafayette. RoB pg. 60

1853

Import broker Joshua A. Norton loses a fortune after rice importing prices crash. He disappears and returns years later, crazy, calling himself “Emperor Norton the first.”  TGM pg. 42

1853

Construction on the MormonTemple at Salt Lake is begun. CoG pg. 29

1853

John Wesley Hardin is born in Texas. He destined to become one of the most dangerous men in the west. LD pg. 36

1853

After a long series of revolts, Mexico invites Santa Anna back to restore peace. Santa Anna puts himself into power and gives himself the title of His Most Serene Highness. He then sells Arizona to the United States for $10 million. SoB pg. 17.

1853

July to October Almost 9000 people die of Yellow Fever in New Orleans. RoB pg. 51

1854

Benito Juarez serves as secretary to one of the leaders of the Revolution of Ayutla in Mexico. SoB pg. 27

1854

President Franklin Pierce signs the Kansas-Nebraska Act, opening the territory to settlement. Q&G pg. 50

1854

Future outlaw Ned Christie is born. LD pg. 35

1854

Tucson is sold to the US as part of the Gadsden Purchase.  BT pg. 11

1854

George W. “Lafayette” Bickley founds the Knights of the Golden Circle. BeS pg. 55

1855

The Mormon church books wagon train passage for its new converts but eventually is forced to use handcarts. CoG pg. 12

1855

Benito Juarez elected President of Mexico. SoB pg. 27

1855

The Revolution of Ayutla deposes Santa Anna from the Mexican throne and he leaves Mexico…again. SoB pg. 17

1855

The Pinkerton National Detective Agency is hired by 6 railroad companies for a yearly retainer of $10,000. MiBD pg. 9

1855

The Secret Service is established to fight counterfeiting. LD pg. 13

1855

The lower third of the Washington Memorial is completed but construction ceases. BeN pg. 68

1855

Actual construction begins on the Battle of New Orleans memorial just outside New Orleans. RoB pg. 63

1855

The Revolution of Ayutla strikes at the upper class and the church of Mexico. This causes further revolts. This leads to two ruling Mexican governments in Mexico: the reform government in Veracruz and the traditional government in Mexico City. This is also called the “War of Reform”. SoB pg. 17

1856

Place d’Armes, a square in New Orleans, is renamed Jackson Square after the hero of the Battle of New Orleans in 1815. RoB pg. 56

1856

“Deacon” Jim Miller is born in Arkansas. LD pg. 38

1857

Sept 11 The Mountain Meadows Massacre occurs. CoG pg. 13

1857

A “lost’ band of Cheyenne called the Suhtei are spotted across a river but soon vanish. GD pg. 19

1857

New Orleans’ foremost duelist, Senor Jose Llula, opens the St. Vincent du Paul cemetery to cater to duelist that come in second place. RoB pg. 63

1857

Pres. Buchanan sends 2500 soldiers to Utah to reinstate the appointed Governor.  But little happens due to mismanagement of supplies. CoG pg. 12

1857

The Aiken party, a band of settlers passing through Deseret, are rumored to have been killed by O.P. Rockwell, CoG pg. 19

1858

Widow Grist arrives in Salt Lake City and eventually creates the city’s Orphanage. CoG pg. 28

1858

Baron Simon LaCroix’s father dies. RoB pg. 50

1859

The Cortinas War. Texas Rangers fight Juan Cortinas after he occupies Brownsville. After an initial failure they return and drive Cortinas back to Mexico. LD pg. 7

1859

Oil is discovered in Pennsylvania, slowly killing the New England whaling industry. BeN pg. 23

1860’s

Late The rivalry between Queen Marie Leveau and Baron Simon LaCroix escalates. RoB pg.66

1860's

Late Prof. Remington travels across America, compiling his Definitive Modern Dictionary of Speech. He records the story of a River Leviathan attack. RVC pg. 53

1860

Pat Garret's parents die and he drifts westwards. LD pg. 20

1860

The elections of '60 creates the climate of conflict and the Civil War is launched!  Q&D pg. 41

1860

Almost 170,000 people live in New Orleans. RoB pg. 46

1860

The War of Reform in Mexico finally ends with a reformist victory but the country is in ruins. SoB pg. 17

1860

December 17 Delegates in Charleston, South Carolina adopt the Ordinance of Secession. South Carolina is the first state to secede. BeS pg. 45

1861-1863

Raven visits several tribes, recruiting followers.  DL1 pg 178

1861

The Secret Service is created as a part of the Treasury Department. MiBD pg. 15

1861

Mexico decides to halt payment on its debts. Britain, France, and Spain decide to invade Mexico. They quickly occupy Veracruz. Spain and Britain get bored and go home. SoB pg. 17

1861

January Kansas admitted to Union as free state. Q&D pg. 51

1861

LTC John Baylor claims Arizona for the Confederacy, becomes 1st territorial governor.  Territory of Colorado is created. ORE 06/02/2000

1861

Virginia secedes from the Union. BeN pg., 61

1861

The US mint in New Orleans is taken over for use by the Confederacy. RoB pg. 55

1861

April 12 Fort Sumter is bombarded by South Carolina militia. These are the first shots of the Civil War. BeS pg. 45

1861

April 13 Fort Sumter falls to the militia attack started the day before. BeS pg. 45

1861

Cochise is falsely accused of kidnapping and cattle rustling and is almost captured under a false flag of peace. He escapes.  Q&D pg. 68

1861

The Baron Simon LaCroix arrives in New Orleans from Haiti. RoB pg. 49

1861

After he prevents an attempt on Lincoln’s life, Allan Pinkerton is summoned to Washington to provide espionage and counter-espionage services for the Union. LD pg. 9/MiBD pg. 10

1861

A plot to assassinate Lincoln by Maryland pro-secessionists is foiled by the newly appointed Allan Pinkerton and his men. LD pg. 9

1861

The writer calling himself the Southern Sentinel first arrives in Richmond. ToT pg. 22

1861

Late-year Union soldiers take the port cities in North and South Carolina. BeS pg. 30

1862

January:  Confederate Congress declares Arizona a Confederate territory, dependent on President Davis's approval. ORE 06/02/2000

1862

Feb 14:  Jefferson Davis declares Arizona a Confederate

territory.  LtC John Baylor is granted the Territorial Governorship. ORE 06/02/2000

1862

March: Baylor orders the extermination of the Apache, and the sale of their children in order to recoup the financial costs of the operation - claiming that the Confederacy ordered it.  Pres. Davis personally revokes Baylor's commission and removes him from the governorship of AZ. ORE 06/02/2000

1862

An executive order appoints the Secret Service to “Bodyguard” the President, VP, or any other federal politician. LD pg. 13

1862

April 15th: Picacho Peak Civil War battle. ORE 06/02/2000

1862

May 1 Union forces take the city of New Orleans after a short naval bombardment.

1862

May 5 The French march on Mexico City and are sent into retreat. SoB pg. 17

1862

The Catedral in Guadalajara, Mexico is given a carved white marble altar from Italy. SoB pg. 40

1862

The western half of Virginia secedes from Virginia, joins the Union and becomes West Virginia. BeN pg. 61

1862

Union forces drive Confederates out of Arizona and New Mexico and then turn attentions to the Apache and Navajo. They are successful until around 1864 when the Apaches begin to acquire more weapons. Q&D pg. 68

1862

Parson Reynold’s school in Montevallo, Alabama becomes a field hospital. BeS pg. 57

1862

The Libby & Son warehouse is converted into the Libby Prison, in Richmond, Virginia to hold Union prisoners. BeS pg. 17

1862

Union troops over run Nashville, Tennessee. BeS pg. 24

1862

The Union League is founded in Philadelphia to help fund the war effort. BeN pg. 48

1862

Sept:(July?) Union drove the CSA out of AZ. ORE 06/02/2000

1863

Early US General Ulysses Grant lays siege to the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Vicksburg is defended by General John Pemberton. RoB pg. 31

1863

The union settles on one currency. The greenback.  LD pg. 13

1863

Arizona is proclaimed a territory.  BT pg. 11

1863

Union declares that Arizona is a territory.  Territory is split into two sections, New Mexico and Arizona. ORE 06/02/2000

1863

The French army in Mexico is reinforced by the French Foreign Legion. They march on Mexico City, finally taking it. Mexican President Juarez flees northwest and General Diaz flees southeast. SoB pg. 17

1863

The newly remodeled Capitol building in Washington, D.C. is finished. BeN pg. 63

1863

General J. H. Morgan leads raids through Indiana and Ohio. BeS pg. 2

1863

January Allan Pinkerton leaves Washington after loosing his commission with the Union Army. MiBD pg. 12

1863

A detachment of Union cavalry retreating from Vicksburg, enter the Montevallo field hospital and slaughter the patients and student nurses. BeS pg. 57

1863

During the New York Draft Riots, many Fifth Avenue homes are destroyed. BeN pg. 42

1863

“Deacon” Jim Miller moves in with his grandparents at age 7. LD pg. 38

1863

CSA Gen. Leonidas Polk founds the Chaplain Corp of the CSA army. FB pg. 17

1863

Bill Quantrill and group burn the town of Lawrence, Kansas, killing over 150 men, women, and children. Q&D pg. 51

1863

July Union Naval and Army forces lay siege to Charleston. BeS pg. 46

1863

July 3 The Reckoning. DL pg. 7

1863

July 3rd CSA Gen John Pemberton prepares his army for the surrender of Vicksburg to Union forces led by Gen Ulysses Grant.  But his army escapes the city that night. ToT pg. 19 **CSA General Pemberton, defender of Vicksburg, must negotiate a surrender of the city to US General Grant because the civilians of the city are starving to death. Under the cover of night Pemberton and his men sneak out of the city. RoB pg. 31

1863

July 3 The citizens of New Orleans stage a rebellion against the Union occupation forces. The entire Union 5000 man garrison of New Orleans is killed in a single night. They then defeated a Union relief flotilla that arrived within the week. RoB pg. 47 / ToT pg. 20

1863

July 4 US General Grant marches into and occupies the town of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Soon after a disease, the “Wasting”, begins to creep through the civilian population and occupying troops. Before the city is evacuated a few days later, over 10,000 people have died.

1863

Hank Ketchum is wounded in battle and then loses an eye to the Butcher.  LD pg. 17

1863

At the rate of about one a month, small ships are being found abandoned and adrift in the waters off the coast of Pennsylvania. This continues until at least December 1876. BeN pg. 57

1863

The Texas Rangers are removed from standard service and start investigating various reports of strange happenings. LD pg. 7

1863

Fishing off the coast of Pennsylvania increases in yield, at least until December of 1876. BeN pg. 57

1863

First reports of Salt Rattlers on the great salt flats of Utah. Q&D pg. 52

1863

Visitors to the Mormon Tabernacle claim to hear the scratching of the trapped "Lost Elder" CoG pg. 29

1863

Late CSA General Patrick R. Cleburne's accomplishments had granted him the rank of General commanding an entire army corp. He is called  "Stonewall of the West" ToT pg. 28

1863

The French conquer Mexico and place Emperor Maximillian in control and return control of the Mexican army to Santa Anna. Q&D pg. 57

1863

August Union General Burnside is killed in a rockslide while leading an army across the mountains into Knoxville, Tennessee. His army retreats. BeS pg. 24

1863

October USS New Ironsides sunk by the CSS David, a submersible, raises the spirits of the people of Charleston. BeS pg. 46

1864

February 17th Lt. George Dixon makes the last known voyage of the C.S.S Hunley as she ventured into Charleston harbor and sinks the USS Housatonic. ToT pg. 21

1864

CSA officially reclaims AZ. ORE 06/02/2000

1864

Bill Quantrill raids and burns Centralia, Kansas. Q&D pg. 51

1864

Granny Smith developes the Mormon Rifle. CoG pg. 36

1864

At age 8 “Deacon” Jim Miller kills his grandparents and sets out on his own. Ends up living with his sister. LD pg. 38

1864

April 9th General Grant increases the responsibilities of the Pinkerton Detective agency on orders from Lincoln to investigate the “Infernal creatures” that had begun to show up. LD pg. 10

1864

Spring Gen. Grant attempts to end the war with a strong push into Richmond grinding Lee's army as he went. ToT pg. 22

1864

Sand Creek Massacre. 600 Southern Cheyenne, led by chief Black Kettle, agree to be led to a reservation by the Union army. The soldiers arrived drunk and attacked the waiting Indians. 200 helpless Indians were slaughtered before the rest could escape. GD pg. 22

1864

The Crater is created outside Richmond when the Union attempted to blow their way through Confederate lines. ToT pg. 23

1864

April Union Naval attack on Charleston, South Carolina causes no real damage BeS Pg. 45

1864

April 12 CSA General Nathan Bedford Forrest seizes Ft. Pillow, near Memphis, more than half of the 576 Union defenders were mortally wounded, drowned, or outright killed in the battle and “escape attempts” afterward. US General Sherman dubs Forrest with the name “ the Devil Forrest”. RoB pg. 23

1864

Lincoln Executive Order issued that enforces Local and county law to comply with Pinkertons. LD pg. 10

1864

The Freemasons begin focusing on winning the War for the Union. BeN pg. 72

1864

General Sterling Price enters Missouri to liberate the state from Union control. He is relatively successful. RoB pg. 12

1864

The family of Mary Catherine Gallagher moves to Salt Lake City. CoG pg. 46

1864

Summer CSA Gen. Sterling Price enters Missouri and is joined by throngs of civilians against former Union General Schofield. The state is confederate from the Missouri river south. ToT pg. 21

1864

First battle of Adobe Walls fought. Kit Carson and company encounter a large Indian encampment and retreat to Adobe Walls. They later had to flee from the overrun village. Q&D pg. 61

1864

The Union Navy attacks Fort Fisher to disrupt shipping but suffer a humiliating defeat. BeS pg. 31

1864

Napoleon III, Emperor of France, places Archduke Maximillian von Hapsburg of Austria and his wife, Carlota, into power as Emperor and Empress of Mexico. SoB pg. 17

1864

Emperor Maximillian of Mexico decides to bring Santa Anna out of exile and put him in charge of the Mexican-French army. Santa Anna’s first orders are to take California before moving on to retake Arizona and Texas. SoB pg. 17

1864

General Morgan is ordered to stand before a Court of Inquiry. BeS pg. 23

1864

A week before General Morgan’s court date, he is shot by Union soldiers and left for dead. He survives the incident and goes renegade. BeS pg. 23

1864

Late Andersonville becomes the largest POW camp south of the Mason Dixon line. ToT pg. 24

1864

Josiah Jackson heads west as a correspondent for the New York Times. BeN pg. 6

1864

August Union warships led by Admiral Farragut, botch an attack on Mobile, Alabama. BeS pg. 53

1864

October General Beauregard arrives in Charleston to lift the siege. BeS pg. 46

1864

October 2 A hastily assembled force repulsed a Union advance toward the Stuart, Buchanan & Co. Saltworks in Saltville, Virginia. The defenders then murdered more than a hundred of the Union’s wounded. These people were court-martialed. BeS pg. 22

1864

October 19th 25 Confederates cross into Vermont from Canada and rob a bank. Fleeing back to Canada they are pursued and Canadian gendarmes refuse to hand over the robbers. ToT pg. 24

1864

November 11th The Confederate Congress enacts the Manumission Law, first proposed by General Patric R. Cleburne. This allows the emancipation of its slaves and the CSA receives European recognition soon after. ToT pg.  / BeS pg. 11

1864-65

The bandits Big Pul and Little Pul harass farmers and travelers along the Nevada border. TGM pg. 42

1865

February The Hampton roads conference. The Union agrees to lift the blockade of the confederacy in return for British and French vows of neutrality. ToT pg. 25

1865

April 14 President Lincoln assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.  DL pg. 12/ MiBD pg. 14

1865

Bill Quantrill caught by Union soldiers and killed, scattering his band along with Frank and Jesse James. Q&D pg. 51

1865

March Union soldiers besieging Charleston find themselves out flanked by CSA forces and are forced into naval evacuation. BeS pg. 46

1865

March General Lee's men seize the union supply base at City Point.  The wasting soon appeared within Union Troops and Lee pushes his advantage. ToT pg. 23

1865

April 9 CSA President Davis frees all slaves. BeS pg. 11

1865

May The POW camp Andersonville is closed after Grant resumes the prisoner exchange. Over 20,000 have died within it. ToT pg. 24

1865

mid-May The USA and CSA resume prisoner exchanges. The Andersonville, Georgia prison is closed and the prisoners march to the Mississippi River shore near the ruins of Vicksburg. An estimated 2400 prisoners are loaded onto the Sultana, a riverboat with a capacity rating of 375. Upriver, 20 hours later, the ship’s boilers overheat and explode. Only 800 men survive the disaster. The accident is blamed on a single boiler operator who died in the explosion. RoB pg. 33

1865

Captain John Buckner of the 28th South Carolina Colored Infantry Regiment successfully lobbies for black suffrage by the 1865 CSA elections. BeS pg. 11

1865

Mid-year Gosport Naval Yard returned to CSA control. BeS pg. 20

1865

Josiah Jackson looks for a worm-worshiping cult in the Badlands. BeN pg. 6

1865

Captain Tomas B. Ryman invests in his first riverboat. BeS pg. 25

1865

The Union League builds its HQ building in Philadelphia. BeN pg. 49

1865

Sioux tribes make the Old Ways movement law within their lands. Q&D pg. 66

1865

The first Season Festival is held in Indiana. It is sponsored by Smith & Smith Seed Co. BeN pg. 20

1865

Reverend J. G. Armstrong moves into Richmond. BeS pg. 61

1865

November 7th Gen. Sherman begins his march to Savannah. His 60 mile swath of destruction claims many more in the brutal winter later that year. ToT pg. 23

1865

Late The sweeping offensives and army movements begin to stall into a stalemate. ToT pg. 25

1866

February 2 The town of Quarryville, Pennsylvania is attacked by giant groundhogs. The town is attacked every year on this date. BeN pg. 58

1866

February 13th The first daylight bank robbery in American history occurs when the James Gang steals over $60,000 from the Clay County Savings Bank in Liberty, Missouri. LD pg. 47

1866

Brigham Young announces that Utah will operate as an autonomous entity until the Civil War ends. CoG pg. 12/14

1866

Ms. Ruby O' Shea's father, Thomas O'Shea, of Wishbone, Kansas, dies. RVC pg. 29

1866

Leed’s Foundry reopens after damages from the initial Union occupation of New Orleans are repaired. RoB pg. 61

1866

The southern congress adopts a constitutional amendment that allows Jefferson Davis to be re-elected. ToT pg. 30

1866

The first America armed train robbery is pulled off by the Reno brothers who nab $15,000 from the Union Blue in Ohio. LD pg. 48

1866

July In his famous July Memorandum Jefferson Davis authorizes the Texas Rangers to become a CSA wide Police force with authority over local and state law enforcement. LD pg. 7

1866

Leader of the Taiping Rebellion Hung Hsiu-Ch’uan commits suicide after the Rebellion starts to fail. Manchus execute all involved. TGM pg. 44 

1866

The Apache are now firmly in control of their lands with the Union troops forced to retreat to the safety of their forts. Q&D pg. 68

1867

The Mormon Bank of Deseret in Salt lake is set up. CoG pg. 23

1867

Tennessee Central railroad tries to pressure Miles Devlin of Black River Rails to sell off and when he refuses, he is killed. Mina Devlin inherits the company. Q&D pg. 38

1867

Unknown lawman is killed and returns Harrowed.  Dug up by the Prospector in 1876.  DL pg. 5

1867

Mrs. Adelicia Acklen marries prominent Nashville attorney Howell Beasley in a 2000-attendee wedding. BeS pg.26

1867

After vice president and lone candidate for President of the CSA declares his support for reinstating slavery, Jefferson Davis agrees to run again and wins. ToT pg. 30

1867

Sherrill “Hardrock” Holston enrolls in the Virginia Military Institute, LD pg. 37

1867

Mrs. Adelicia Acklen marries prominent Nashville attorney Howell Beasley in a 2000-attendee wedding. BeS pg.26

1867

Smuggling along the Mississippi River begins in earnest. RoB pg. 16

1867

Cholera hits Memphis, Tennessee. Followed by Yellow Fever later that same year. RoB pg. 24

1867

Major General Grenville Dodge camps under a tree Indians marked as a "plug" to the Hunting Grounds. The town of Laramie, Wyoming Territory is founded on that spot. BT pg. 15

1868

Benjamin Strand discovers GhostRock in the Wasatch mountains. CoG pg. 14

1868

The Great Quake claims large chunks of California as it tumbles into the sea. DL pg.

1868

The Great Quake of ’68 decimates the Indian tribes of California. GD pg. 28

1868

William Macy “Boss” Tweed becomes the leader of Tammany Hall and thus the dictator of New York City. BeN pg. 35

1868

The US Army assumes responsibility for law enforcement in Washington, D.C. BeN pg. 66

1868

Indian shaman named Hasteli vanishes after the Great Quake. ToT pg. 66

1868

General Grant is named as the Vice presidential candidate to Andrew Johnson. ToT pg. 31

1868

John Wesley Hardin kills his first man, a slave who refused to move out of his way. LD pg. 36

1868

Future Pinkerton Arturo Rackham’s father returns from hunting cannibalistic creatures and inadvertently leads them home. His mother and Father are killed. LD pg. 21

1868

Lafayette Baker dies of meningitis leaving questions about his loyalties unanswered. MiBD pg. 15

1869

Jefferson Davis declares California is no longer a Union state. DL pg. 11

1869

The Vatican convenes a special council to discuss the strange happenings since 1863. This eventually leads to the foundation of the Order of Saint George. FB pg. 13 

1869

Allan Pinkerton is forced to relinquish control of the BMI (Bureau of Military Intelligence) after he suffers a cerebral stroke. LD pg. 10

1869

The Roswell, New Mexico research area is created to build war machines for the South.  Q&D pg. 35

1869

Establishment of Ft Huachuca and staffing of Roswell commences. ORE 06/02/2000

1869

The KC & LR rail-line is founded by Richard Barney. RoB pg. 12

1869

Late Fort Huachuca built to safeguard mule trains on Ghost trail. Q&D pg. 89

1869

The Ghost Trail begins being used extensively by Southern forces from California. Q&D pg. 60

1869

Fall Sherrill “Hardrock” Holston leaves the Virginia Military Institute after being accused of another cadets death. LD pg. 37

1869

General Mu-T’ou Kwan reaches the maze from Canton and soon joins up with Big Pul and Little Pul. TGM pg. 42

1869

The Men of the Grid are driven off by Grimms followers in Lost Angels.  They return to raid in 1870 and 71’ TGM pg. 68

1869

Jacob Smith of future Smith and Robards is approached by the Texas Rangers and offered a job at the Confederate research facility in Roswell. S&R pg. 5

1869

Wyoming Territory is the first in the Union to declare women's suffrage and equal pay for equal work. BT pg. 16

1870’s

Mid-Decade The Pinkerton Detective Agency now employs nearly 4000 people. MiBD pg. 15

1870's

Jenna Dean, a mail order bride goes west but finds her husband missing and is then attacked by the Wendigo he had become . A pack of pure white wolves come to her aid and eventually kill the beast. She learns to fight evil and becomes a Templar Martyr. Saint of Winter LC pg. 44    

1870

President Davis returns John Baylor's commission and promotes him to the rank of Colonel and grants him the governorship of the Arizona territory. ORE 06/02/2000

1870

Sheriff Samuel Meyers of Laramie suddenly retires and is replaced by Pearl DeGranville. BT pg. 16

1870

Darius Hellstromme arrives in Salt Lake with his invention of the Steam Wagon. CoG pg. 14

1870

Dr. Hellstromme’s Factory #1 is constructed for building Steam Wagons. CoG pg. 36

1870

The Secret Service was granted the jurisdiction over all forms of fraud against the government. LD pg. 13

1870

Sam Bass moves to Texas and becomes Deputy Sheriff of Denton but soon becomes an outlaw. LD pg. 34

1870

GhostRock boom of Salt Lake. CoG pg. 33

1870

June 30 John Cannon, captain of the Robert E. Lee, and Thomas Leathers, captain of the Natchez both steam out of New Orleans in a race to St. Louis, 1200 miles away. RoB pg. 9

1870

July 3 Captain John Cannon arrives in St. Louis 3 days, 18 hours, and 14 minutes after leaving New Orleans. Captain Thomas Leathers is 4 hours behind Captain Cannon. RoB pg. 10

1870

Late-year General Robert E. Lee suffers a stroke while conducting the Fourth Battle of Manassas. Cured by Dr. Moses Drury Hoge of Richmond. BeS pg. 19 /ToT pg. 27

1870

Martin Van Horn arrives and builds the Van Horn lighthouse in the maze.  He hopes to create a taller one but dies penniless in 1874 TGM pg. 29

1870

Rumors of the death of the Paiute chieftain Tavibo begin to circulate. GD pg. 25

1870

The city of Lost Angels reaches 20,000 people population. Q&D pg. 55

1870

Autumn After all the CSA devices were shipped from Roswell several scientists, including Jacob Smith, escape the facility in the aftermath of a planned explosion. S&R pg. 6

1870

Late  Sir Clifton Robards joins a small band of escaped scientists from the Roswell site in the Maze. S&R pg. 6

1870

General Robert E. Lee retires to run Dixie Rails. Q&D pg. 41

1870

Sherrill “Hardrock” Holston heads west and becomes a bandit robbing CSA gold shipments. LD pg. 37

1870

“Bear-River” Tom Smith becomes the Sheriff of Abilene, Kansas.  LD pg. 21

1870

Dallas Stoudenmire becomes the Marshal of El Paso. LD pg. 23

1870

Second Mormon Judgement Day. …Hmm not quite yet…… CoG pg. 8

1871

February  "The battle of Washington" The South attacks Washington with newly developed war machines and forces the northern capitol to evacuate. Q&D pg. 35

1871

Ronan Lynch, a northern soldier, leaves the service after the Battle of Washington and battles evil across the west. He eventually becomes a Templar Martyr, Saint of Death. TLC pg. 48

1871

The Battle of Washington and other failings lead the Union to impeach Andrew Johnson and Grant becomes the US president. ToT pg. 31

1871

The Secret Services duties are expanded again to encompass the monitoring and evaluation of new technologies. LD pg. 13

1871

Johnson’s Perfume Factory opens in New Orleans. RoB pg. 61

1871

Union General Grant turns command over to General Meade and becomes President of the Union. ToT pg. 27

1871

The Second New York Draft Riots destroy more Fifth Avenue homes. New, fortress like homes are built in their place by architect Percy Lawler. BeN pg. 42

1871

General Sherman is appointed as Union General in Chief. ToT pg. 28

1871

Do Leng, former Taiping rebel, arrives in the Maze with Hung Hsui-Ch’uans decapitated head. It begins speaking to him. He is given the title Wang Ti-Ping. or King of the Horizon. TGM pg. 44/45

1871

William Crosby leaves his entire $7,000,000 estate to Harvard with the stipulation that it is to be used as funding for uncovering the deeper mysteries of the universe. The Psychic Research Foundation is born. BeN pg. 29

1871

Cal Yates goes missing from Salt Lake City. CoG pg. 36

1871

A man known as Crazy Pete starts hunting Salt Rattlers with a glider and dropped dynamite. CoG pg. 55

1871

Summer Nick Valentine, big game hunter, explores a Maze town named Hattiesport and encounters a group of shadowy, lizard creatures from the ocean. RVC pg. 70

1871

Thomas Nast, a cartoonist at Harper’s Weekly, publishes some cartoons that are very critical of Boss Tweed and the depth of his corruption. In a few days Nast disappeares and the police investigation is crushed by Tweed. BeN pg. 35

1871

R. Percy Sitgreaves arrives in Salt Lake City and gets a job at Smith and Robards, JMC pg. 7

1871

John Henry dies following famous contest with a Hellstromme rock-drill powered by GhostRock. RVC pg. 40

1871

Pete Fenner, a prospector, discovers a huge cavern and the richest strike of Ghost Roc in Utah. CoG pg. 51

1871

US Marshall Doc Norman encounters a creature called Two Face. The encounter causes him to be nearly killed and spiritually displaced. He becomes a Templar Martyr. Saint of the Lost. TLC pg. 49

1871

October Confederates attack the Union controlled city of New Bern, North Carolina but fail miserably. BeS pg. 31

1871

Late-October Union troops march out of New Bern and attack Atkins, North Carolina, taking the town. BeS pg. 32

1871

October 30-31 Union troops are attacked by CSA troops out of Charleston but beat the rebels into a withdrawal. BeS pg. 32

1871

Early-November Retreating CSA soldiers dig in near Raleigh, North Carolina with reinforcements from the Alspaugh Armory in Greensboro. When the pursuing Union forces finally attack, they are quickly defeated and the CSA troops march on New Bern, easily taking the city. BeS pg. 32

1871

Charles T. Howard is blackballed from joining the Metairie Jockey Club in New Orleans. RoB pg. 53

1872

Charles T. Howard buys the Metairie Jockey Club racetrack and turns it into the Metairie Cemetery. Now members have to die before he will let them back in. RoB pg. 53

1872

Spring Dr. Victor Yates arrives in Salt Lake looking for his son. CoG pg. 36

1872

The Sioux Nations are founded by Sitting Bull and other Lakota elders. GD pg. 11 / DL pg. 11

1872

Prospector and unnamed Indian create an elixir to help Harrowed win Dominion.  DL pg. 6

1872

Dr. Hellstrommes Factory #1 is converted into a rolling Stack plant. CoG pg. 36

1872

Buffalo hunting begins in earnest after German tanners find a way to cure Buffalo hide into durable leather, Hides become worth $3.50+ Q&D pg. 80

1872

Raids on the South Carolina towns of Greenville and Anderson ends when General Beauregard sends a contingent of soldiers to take care of it but heavy losses are incurred. BeS pg. 46

1872

Mexican President in hiding, Benito Juarez, and a group of his followers ambush and massacre nearly a hundred Legionnaires near Santa Isabella, Mexico. SoB pg. 28

1872

Doc Holliday contracts consumption. LD pg. 37

1872

Arturo Rackham quits the Pinkertons to become the a US deputy for the “State” of Utah.  LD pg. 21

1872

Wilmington, North Carolina is hit by Yellow Fever brought by a blockade-runner. It is eventually stopped, but not before it claims almost 500 lives. BeS pg. 35

1872

An attempt by a Canada based CSA agent to falsify the 72' election results is discovered.  President Grant then repudiates the 1817 Rush-Bagot agreement. ToT pg. 30

1872

Sally "600 pound Sally" Manners meets several Black Chaplins near Devils Canyon. CoG pg. 19

1872

Dr. Hellstromme makes a deal with Pete Jenner and sets up a smelter in the prospectors strike. An accident later kills almost all inside the cave. CoG pg. 51

1872

Bill  Hickman claims to be the leader of the Danites and writes a book about his experience. CoG pg. 20

1872

Late President Grant commissions Fort 51. Q&D pg. 35

1872

Yellowstone is named a national Park by president Grant. Q&D pg. 49

1872

Gregor Petrov arrives in the Maze to make money mining Ghost Rock and selling it to Russia.  Founds the settlement of Felicity Peak. TGM pg. 28

1872

President elect Grant easily wins the elections in the US. ToT pg. 31

1872

Madam Gretchin Rasmussen arrives in Salt Lake City after her husband is killed by Utah Starr. CoG pg. 56

1872

Pinkerton Agents Barth and Higgins Crucified. Big Pul and Little Pul suspected of the crime. TGM pg. 42

1872

A rumor that Baron Simon LaCroix had placed a curse on Queen Marie Leveau eventually leads to street warfare between the followers of each voodoo leader. The riots stopped two days later when martial law was declared. RoB pg. 66

1872

CSA President Davis declares Richmond, Virginia the new Capital District of the Confederacy. BeS pg. 14

1872

The provost guard of Richmond, Virginia merges with the civilian police to form the Capitol Guard. BeS pg. 14

1872

The first two Great Fires rage across Northeast Boston. BeN pg. 27

1872

Yellow Fever returns to Memphis, Tennessee. RoB pg. 24

1872

The Demeter, captained by Jack MacGowran, disappears near Vicksburg, Mississippi. A nearby town is also found deserted with no sign of what happened to the people. RoB pg. 31

1872

The University of Pennsylvania moves across the Schuykill River to its current location in West Philadelphia. BeN pg. 52

1872

Mid-year The CSA sedition laws shut down the Richmond Examiner. BeS pg. 15

1872

Mid-year The CSA’s first ghost steel submersibles are launched. BeS pg. 20

1872

John Henry Holliday AKA “Doc Holliday” comes west to help with his Tuberculosis. Q&D pg. 93

1872

July Reverend Parker Davis is posted to the Ozark Mountains where he learns of the Sin-Eater. RVC pg. 57

1872

After the withdrawal of CSA troops from Washington, the Society of Peace is founded by Jacob and Charlotte Winston. BeN pg. 70

1873

Ghost rock is found at the Yellow Dog mine in the Uwharrie Mountains. BeS pg. 40

1873

Burton’s Drainage Company opens near New Orleans but their equipment is to good and the building it is housed in sinks into the swamps. RoB pg. 62

1873

The third and fourth Great Fires destroy what's left of Northeast Boston. BeN pg. 27

1872

The mechanical cat craze sweeps through Salt Lake City, CoG pg. 42

1872

Fall The sickness called "the Walking Death" appears among the Chickasaw. Its spreads like wild fire throughout the five tribes of the Indian Territories. ToT pg. 29

1872

Late-year The Mary Celeste found adrift, near the Azores, with no sign of passengers. Union journalists first use the name “Devil’s Triangle”. BeS pg. 21

1873

Major Nicholas Trevalyan, a member of the Explorer's Society, first arrives in North America. RVC pg. 20

1873

Smith and Robards purchase the Denver Pacific rail line. S&R pg. 9

1873

“Deacon” Jim Miller kills his brother-in-law with a shotgun. LD pg. 38

1873

Dr, Anthony Spunzo opens the Monkeywrench bar in Junkyard after being kicked out of Deseret University. CoG pg. 41

1873

Spring Four of the five tribes of the Indian Territories are reduced to hundreds after the "the walking death"  The Cherokee are least affected. ToT pg. 29

1873

Kwan and the Pul’s find Emperor Norton and whisk him away to form the Kwan Province. TGM pg. 42

1873

US President Grant has all of the tenement buildings in northeast Washington, D.C. torn down and replaced with army-style barracks for the lower class to live in. Reservists are stationed there to help keep the peace. BeN pg. 64

1873

Jefferson Davis's popularity wanes as the war stalemates and some disagree with his actions. ToT pg. 30

1873

M.T. Hunter, the only opposing candidate to Jefferson Davis is found dead days before the election. Jefferson Davis postpones the elections and then declares martial law. ToT pg. 30

1873

The sad death of Mary Catherine Gallagher sparks (ouch) the start of the Junkyard labor movement. CoG pg. 46

1873

Three of Kangs Chinese spies in Hellstrommes factories are revealed and later discovered stuffed into 6 inch steampipes. CoG pg. 60

1874

The US Anti-Sedition Act is ratified.  RVC pg. 15

1874

Great Fire of Lincoln Nebraska. Pinkertons and the mysterious Ghost arrive and burn entire town to the ground while dealing with Prairie Ticks. Q&D pg. 45

1874

Harold Towers loses his daughter to a Salt Rattler and starts the Salt Flats Worming Company to hunt the beasts. CoG pg. 54

1874

Barbed Wire is invented.

1874

A series of earthquakes in the North Carolina region of the Appalachian Mountains creates the mountain, Rumbling Bald. BeS pg. 42

1874

Black River Railroad absorbs the Southern Atlantic Railroad. RoB pg. 26

1874

More tribes move into the depopulated Indian Territories and the Coyote Confederation is formed. ToT pg. 29 / GD pg. 11

1874

Ed Schieffelin comes east from California and stakes two silver mines Tombstone and Graveyard. One becomes the town of Tombstone. Q&D pg. 89

1874

Establishment of Tombstone. ORE 06/02/2000

1874

Ravens Flying High, an Indian interviewed in Washington Territory, encounters the Chinook, a huge wolverine creature as large as a Kodiak. RVC pg. 30

1874

Dr. Erwin Gottleib, inventor of the mechanical cats that spawned a craze in Salt Lake City, is found ripped to pieces. CoG pg. 42

1874

Bill Tilghman becomes the town Marshal of Wichita. LD pg. 23

1874

July 4 Work begins on the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition grounds. BeN pg. 54

1874

Around 5:00 p.m. July 15th The East End Massacre occurs in Junkyard, killing 15. CoG pg. 42

1874

June 8. Cochise reportedly dies in is mountain stronghold.  Confederate Gen. Joseph Slaughter offers $2000 for proof. Q&D pg. 70

1874

A huge explosion in west Junkyard leaves a pit 9 ft deep and 50 ft across creating the Arena for several bloodsports. CoG pg. 44

1874

After Beef herds in North and South are hit by Texas fever and Prairie ticks buffalo becomes worth $30 a head.  Hunting becomes widespread again. Q&D pg. 81

1874

Second battle of Adobe Walls. Indians raid the settlement but the townspeople are alerted early and fight, then escape with Bat Mastersons help. Q&D pg. 62

1874

The Coyote Confederation is formed a few months after the second battle of Adobe Walls.  Q&D pg. 67

1875

Spring Anonymous author encounters a Chupakabara near El Paso. RVC pg. 31

1875

Max Foster "reporter at large" encounters a horned serpent. RVC pg. 41

1875

Caspar Van Dorn of Van Dorn Works in New York passes away leaving no known heirs but the Works remain open. BeN pg. 39

1875

The Cloakroom Phantom is spotted in the Capitol Building for the first time. BeN pg. 67

1875

May 23 Union Blues railroad crosses into Dodge city just 3 days ahead of Black Rivers line. Q&D pg. 83

1875

June Fleeing rail-ganger Juan Bonasco defeats his pursuers in the town he eventually names after himself. BT pg. 19

1875

Summer  Rail wars reach peak for the year. ToT pg. 41

1875

The stagecoach robber Black Bart, first appears. He robs Stages though out Nevada and California.  LD pg. 34

1875

Construction on the Washington Memorial continues but instead of finishing it in stone, a steel framework is used to complete it. BeN pg. 69

1875

The KC & LR railroad reaches from Kansas City to New Orleans. RoB pg. 12

1875

Men of the Grid renew their bombing spree in Lost Angels under Ansel Pascals leadership. TGM pg. 68

1875

August GhostRock is discovered in the Black Hills of the Sioux Nations by Frank Bryant and a few others who snuck into the territories. Q&D pg. 72

1875

The miners under Frank Bryant swear an oath and form the Deadwood Miners Alliance that has each miner spending one day in 7 as a militia watching for Sioux. Q&D pg. 72

1875

October 3rd Dr. Andrew Zerstoitan notes 2 more Indians disappear from the site of his excavation project. RVC pg. 63

1875

October 4th Dr. Zerstoitan's assistant, Wells, sends more Indians into the lower caverns who do not return.  The Indians speak of earth devils. RVC pg. 63

1875

October 5th Assistant Wells finds body parts of the missing Indians in the lower caverns.  Dr. Zerstoitan suspends tunnel activities for a few days. RVC pg. 63

1875

October 12th Dr. Zerstoitan discovers a lake deep underground, along with insects the size of dogs.  The insects kill several men. RVC pg. 63

1875

October 15th A paralyzed miner dies when the insect's larvae burst from his body.  Dr. Zerstoitan observes and takes notes. Also, Wells dies after encountering the insects. RVC pg. 64

1875

October 17th Dr. Zerstoitan descends into the caverns again to hopefully impregnate an Indian with the insect eggs.  Some natives escape from the site. RVC pg. 64

1875

October 18th No further giant insects found in the cave, although ripples in the underground lake may indicate a larger creature.  Later that night, a group of Indians are seen in the distance.  Journal ends. RVC pg. 64

1875

Early October The Deadwood Miners stockade is completed and is home to over 100 miners. Q&D pg. 75

1875

November Juan Bonasco rides out of Bonasco, New Mexico and is not seen again. BT pg. 20.

1875

Early November The Sioux turn to starving the miners out. After a skirmish a Sioux named Red Bear launches an attack on the stockade. All but 10 of the 100 miners are killed. Q&D pg. 73

1875

Pinkertons investigating the Badlands report “giant condors” to be in the area and to be dangerous. Q&D pg. 48

1875

Seth Bullock arrives in Deadwood and becomes Town Marshall. LD pg. 22

1875

Late Pres. Grant prepares to step down from the presidency and run the Union army when Gen. Sherman and Sheridan convince him to not to. Q&D pg. 41

1876

The number of Texas Rangers reaches 2500. LD pg. 8

1876

The number of Pinkerton agents reach 4000-5000. LD pg. 10

1876

There are 46 federal districts of the US, each with a Federal Marshal and several Deputy Marshals. LD pg. 12

1876

The Secret Service numbers around 500 members. LD pg. 14

1876

Shaman Hasteli reappears, claiming he has strong allies in the spirit world and will drive white men from California.  He soon disappears with his followers. ToT pg. 66

1876

Explorer's Society publishes Bestiary of North America.  The copies are soon seized by Pinkertons. RVC pg. 1

1876

January Webbekiah J. Trap is made mayor of Bonasco, New Mexico. BT pg. 22

1876

March 12th Capt. Andrew Bacon submits a report on the so-called "California Humbug," RVC pg. 42

1876

April 20th State Adjutant William H. King prepares a large report on law enforcement across the West. LD pg. 5

1876

May Wyatt Earp is hired by the Dodge City Marshall’s office.

1876

May People are found killed and partially eaten in several towns near Bonasco, New Mexico. BT pg. 20

1876

May "Ephemeral Compounds and Ambulatory Cadavers: an Experience with a Thunder Lizard", is published in the Journal of Esoteric Sciences, volume XI, issue 3.  This paper details Professor Oswald P. Colders, III encounter with an animated thunder lizard fossil. RVC pg. 69

1876

May 10 USA President Grant opens the Philadelphia Centennial Celebration. BeN pg. 54

1876

Middle  Dixie Rails gains ground on Bayou Vermillion.  BV attacks in retaliation.  General Lee outwits BV and inflicts heavy losses on them. ToT pg. 50

1876

June 20th William S. Querty reports on a disappearance of a group of Dixie Rail engineers between Albuquerque and Roswell. RVC pg. 32

1876

An illness spreads through the lower class and homeless of Boston. BeN pg. 31

1876

Yellow Fever hits Memphis, Tennessee again. Thousands die. RoB pg. 24

1876

July Arnold J. Rivers witnesses the River Oaks Massacre when giant wasps attack the town. RVC pg. 50

1876

July 1 The Deadwood treaty is formed and signed by Sitting Bull and Generals Sheridan and Terry. Q&D pg. 73

1876

July 22nd Dr. Elias Franks receives telegram from a man named Orville asking for his assistance and advice. RVC pg. 28

1876

July 29th Dr. Franks examines the dead body of a local piano player.  He finds a worm-like creature connected to the man's spinal cord. RVC pg. 28

1876

July 30th Dr Franks finds another worm-like creature after a woman goes on a shooting spree and is killed by deputies. The creature detaches itself from her spinal cord, but is captured in a jar. RVC pg. 28

1876

July 31st Mother of dead piano player leaps from roof, killing herself.  A worm is found on her neck. RVC pg. 28

1876

August Union Blue accepts contract from US government to haul supplies and troops to Fort 51. ToT pg. 41

1876

Wild Bill Hickok arrives in Deadwood. Q&D pg. 78

1876

August 2nd Wild Bill is shot in Nutall and Manns Saloon No. 10 by a drifter named Jack McCall. He was holding the “dead man's hand”  2 Aces 2 Eights and Jack of diamonds. ToT pg. 53

1876

August 12th Undercover Epitaph reporter arrives at Camp Grimme in California. ToT pg. 45

1876

August 14th  Undercover reporter witnesses recruit given 20 lashes in Camp Grimme after questioning leadership ToT pg. 45

1876

August 17th  Undercover reporter returns from first "ethics class" in Camp Grimme and is amazed at others reactions. ToT pg45

1876

August 18th  A stomach ailment spreads through Camp Grimme recruits making almost half ill. ToT pg. 45

1876

August 21st  Recruit Marsh was badly beaten for questioning Grimme's doctrine in Camp Grimme. ToT pg. 45

1876

August 23rd  Recruit Marsh was executed.  He was said to be a Pinkerton agent. ToT pg. 45

1876

August 25th  Last report from Epitaph reporter in Camp Grimme.  He is said to have died in a training accident. ToT pg. 45

1876

Summer CSA Gen. Stand Waite attack Fort Scott in eastern Kansas and slaughter the surrendering Union soldiers. ToT pg. 29

1876

Summer Rail wars died down due to rail barons' reaching limit of their resources ToT pg. 41

1876

John D. Lee, who supposedly led the Mountain Meadow Massacre is finally brought to trial.  He is found guilty and executed. CoG pg. 13

1876

Autumn R. Percy Sitgreaves writes Thaumaturgical Diffusion. TD pg. 1

1876

September Deadwood elects its first Mayor and Town Council. Q&D pg. 74

1876

September Confederate soldiers and a group of well-armed Comanches battle northeast of Dallas. ToT pg. 63

1876

September 17th 18th, 19th  A person is killed each night in Salt Lake City by the serial killer known only as Black Hands. CoG pg. 31

1876

September 17th Dr. John G. CLemens witnesses the Union Pride ghost train scream into Kissinger, Kansas. RVC pg. 67

1876

October The Battle of the Cauldron begins to abate in Colorado. ToT pg. 43

1876

October New rock paintings are found in the Great Maze. ToT pg. 65

1876

Late October CSA troops ambush Union in Shelburne's Grove. ToT pg. 71

1876

October 31st August Fellheimer is crucified to the side of Fellheimer's Folly in the Great Maze.  He is found the next morning. ToT pg. 65

1876

October 31st 3:00 AM Every single mirror in Jayhawk Flats, Kansas shatters. ToT pg. 74

1876

An Agency safehouse in Denver is destroyed and R. Percy Sitgreaves is assumed killed. JMC pg. 9

1876

Lawly Surrat, Laura Carlton and Montgomery Booth all flee Agency agents after the Denver safehouse incident. JMC pg. 9

1876

Northern presidential challenger Samuel Tilden (Gov. New York) builds momentum for his peace movement. Q&D pg. 41

1876

Robert E. Lee comes out of retirement to run against Jefferson Davis in the elections. Q&D pg. 41

1876

Colorado is inducted as a state to Union and Confederacy. Q&D pg. 52

1876

Early November Deadwood holds Sheriff elections. ToT pg. 56

1876

November The George Washington Memorial Air Spire is finally completed. It is used to launch the Meade, the Lyon, and the Sedgewick in the November Offensives. BeN pg. 69

**The Archaeology Department at the University of Pennsylvania is robbed of several artifacts and relics. The most notable being some ancient Babylonian clay tablets. BeN pg. 52

1876

Novemeber 1st The Sixth battle of Manassas starts the feared '76 offensives. ToT pg. 31

**Union forces begin an early morning assault on Louisville with the use of prefabricated bridges to encircle the city.  General Cleburne moves his forces out of Louisville, only to see Gen. Sherman burn the city to the ground at dusk. ToT pg. 34

1876

November 2nd 12:30 AM The Union airship Meade starts the aerial bombing of Richmond. Two other Airships also bomb the city. ToT pg. 32

**Battle of Fort Lincoln begins with a volley of cannon fire from CSA ironclads. ToT pg. 70

1876

November 3rd The returning punctual Union forces encounter a hastily formed Confederate air Corp that drives the Airships off. ToT pg. 33

**General Cleburne gathers his army and falls back to Elizabethtown to fortify. ToT pg. 35

**Battle of Fort Lincoln ends in CSA defeat. ToT pg. 71

1876

November 3rd Grenadiers of the 18th Virginia  unleash the gas weapon upon the Union forces at Manassas with horribly effective results. ToT pg. 34

1876

November 4th The pursuing forces of Gen. Sherman reach Elizabethtown and after a grinding assault that cost 20,000 men their lives the CSA forces fall back to the Green River. ToT pg. 35

1876

Boss Tweed moves into a house on Fifth Avenue. Ben pg. 41

1876

The New York Coliseum is moved brick by brick to Philadelphia. BeN pg. 49

1876

A member of the security branch of the Agency (Pinkertons) uncovers the leaders of the “Molly Maguires” in western Pennsylvania. BeN pg. 58

1876

Gen. Sherman poisons water and wells, burns buildings and destroys rail lines for 100 miles until reaching Bowling Green. ToT pg. 35

1876

November 5th A Line division of British forces cross into Detroit and begins to take the city against Union forces and scattered attacks. ToT pg. 37

1876

November 6th Morning The last telegraph from Col. Harbaugh in Detroit is received. ToT pg. 38

1876

November 7th Gen. Shermans men attack the dug-in Confederates at Bowling Green. The CSA forces repel seven attacks and then counterattack quickly. The appearance of a strange Black uniformed regiment turns the battle to the CSA's side. ToT pg. 36

1876

November 7th Voting starts. ToT pg. 38

1876

November 8th Gen. Forrest captures the city of Cairo and puts it to the torch destroying the Union shipworks and has all of the captured Union soldiers skinned alive and thrown into the Mississippi River. ToT pg. 37 / RoB pg. 21

**A man is found mutilated and nailed to the doors of the Philadelphia Masonic Temple. BeN pg. 51

1876

November 10th Votes are counted, ending the elections. ToT pg. 38

1876

December 12 Sergeant Jake McKay writes the Ranger’s Bible Addendum #84: The Voodooists. RBV pg. 1

1876

November Jefferson Davis wins CSA elections on dubious votes.  Only personal appeals from Lee averts national uprising.  Grant is elected in the US. ToT pg39

1876

Bayou Vermillion only progresses 10 miles from Tombstone under Apache attacks. ToT pg. 47

1876

November 24th The Southern Sentinel writes a long and detailed report for the 1877 update to the famed Tombstone Epitaph. ToT pg. 17

1876

December Several homes in Botetourt County, Virginia were robbed after some sort of gas attack. BeS pg. 21

1876

December Major Nicholas Trevalyan writes the introduction to Rascals, Varmits and Critters. RVC pg. 21

1876

December 2nd Bayou Vermillion Rail line reaches Tucson, AZ. BT pg. 12

1877

January President Grant revokes the Pinkerton Agency’s government contract to investigate the supernatural. MiBD pg 16

1877

January 15th The Southern Sentinel writes the second report to the Tombstone Epitaph. ToT pg. 27

1877

February 11 President Grant enacts Executive Order 347. MiBD pg 6

1877-1880?

Exact Date Unknown The Battle of 10,000 Arrows across the Sioux Nation ending with the Great Summoning. SP pg. 11

1878

The Agency is believed to have known the truth about Manitou inspiration of Mad Scientist's device from this point. JMC pg. 11

1884

The construction of the 1st Sub-level of Junkyard is started. IO pg. 11

1889

Worlds Fair is held in Paris, France. JMC pg. 10

1889

October The Sons of Sitgreaves is officially created. JMC pg. 10

1890’s

Exact Year unknown Border wars in the Coyote Confederation eventually lead to the Great Wasting and the Confederation entering the CSA as a protected territory. SP pg. 15

1890

Third Mormon Judgment day.  Third time's the... guess not… CoG pg. 8

1890

The 1st sub level of Junkyard is completed. IO pg. 11

1892

The 1st sub level under Junkyard is expanded to allow for more room. IO pg. 11

1893

Dr. Darius Hellstromme issues his famous "Pure Science" essay that destroys the Sons of Sitgreaves growing pure science movement. JMC pg. 12

1896

The Junkyard sub-level is expanded once again. IO pg. 11.

1900’s

1900's

Dr. Hellstromme disappears in the first years of 1900. IO pg. 11

1917

Dr. Darius Hellstromme reappears in the body of an Automaton after a long absence. WW pg. 64

1917

The CSA and USA enter WWI BB pg. 7

1917

Deseret joins the American Alliance in WWI and Hellstromme offered new tank designs and an entire Platoon of Automatons. WW pg. 64

1918?

CSA’s Sergeant York kills 25 Germans and captures 132 with Syker abilities. The fact he is a Syker is hidden. He eventually becomes the Templar Saint of Sykers. TLC pg. 51

1920's

Junkyards 2nd  sub-level is built. IO pg. 11

1921

The US institutes Prohibition.  This creates a huge market for illegal whisky from Canada and the Confederacy.  TLC pg. 49

1921

Eliot Ness investigates crime and occult activities of the mob. His unwavering honesty eventually makes him a Templar Martyr. Saint of Morality TLC pg. 49

1924

Sgt. York becomes a teacher at the Confederate Syker Academy. TLC pg. 49

1930’s

Hellstrommes popularity reaches its peak and his name become synonymous with scientific advancement. WW pg. 64

1939

WWII begins. BB pg. 10

1939

Syker institutes are down to a 10-15 year course time. BB pg. 8

1940's

Late An elevator is finally built into The Ledge bar in Junkyard. IO pg. 25

1941

Deseret creates the Mormon Battalion composed of priests and special agents with Psychic powers.  TLC pg. 46

1948

WWII ends. BB pg. 10

1948

Mad science falls into disfavor following the war and never truly regains its place in modern Technology. JMC pg. 13

1948

Supernatural Phenomena decreases after the end of WWII and continues to do so slowly for the next 40 years until the millenniums end approaches. Cyb pg. 8

1950's

Junkyards factories run non-stop and the 2nd Sub-level is expanded while building weapons to face the Soviet Menace. IO pg. 12

1950's

Efforts are made to clean up the Sludge creek in Junkyard and by the end of the decade it runs clean and clear. IO pg. 32

1950's

The Wasatch mountain are believed to be tapped out of Ghost Rock but shipments from the Maze keep this from effecting industry there. IO pg. 34

1960’s

Hellstrommes popularity drops as the increased peace movement clashes with his announcement that he had developed Ghost-Rock Atomic Weapons. WW pg. 65

1960's

The Agency’s Supernatural Containment Division (SCD) is drastically scaled back due to perceived less threat from the supernatural. Cyb pg. 8

1960

The CSA space program is underfunded and so opens the Houston Spaceport into an international launch center. WW pg. 98

1960

Annabelle Lee Devlin publishes the witches' codebook “How to Serve Your Man” but is soon after arrested. WW pg. 103

1962

Smith and Robards finally closes its doors and is purchased by Hellstromme Industries. JMC pg. 13

1968

The first lay-offs in Hellstromme industry history happen as the companies stance in support of Vietnam proves unpopular. IO pg. 12

1970

The Oil crisis places more emphasis on Ghost Rock power and H.I. rebounds into the mid 80's. IO pg. 12

1977

John Wayne dies after a long career of films and fighting little known creatures of the reckoners.  He became a Templar Martyr. The Saint of Grit. TLC pg. 51

1984

A USA space craft detonates and after the incident agrees to use the CSA complexes at Houston Space Center. WW pg. 98

1987

After complaints from Colorado Dr. Hellstromme begins the construction of the Vanessa Hellstromme Memorial dome to contain Junkyards air pollution. IO pg. 12

1985-89

Detective Dorsey Gates fought a series of battles against Nosferatu who were preying on the homeless of New York City.  He destroyed many but was killed by a lover turned against him. He became a Templar Martyr. Saint of Justice. TLC pg. 45

1990's

Early Dr. Hellstrommes research into Ghost Rock reactors finally start to show progress. JMC pg. 14

1990's

A serial killer known as The Butcher kills several guards in the New York City Community Hospital and then escapes. He kills Clara Clark, who becomes a Templar Martyr. Martyr Dorsey Gates is also involved. TLC pg. 43

1991

The construction of the Venessa Hellstromme memorial dome over Junkyard is complete. IO pg. 13

1995

June 6. The H.I. International Airport is opened for business atop the dome over Junkyard. IO pg. 13

1995+

The upsurge of supernatural phenomena and inexperienced troops leads to 150 agent deaths from the newly boosted Supernatural Containment Division (SCD) ranks. Cyb pg. 9

1999

A combined forces exercise with Cyborgs and Army Rangers is executed against the Cult of Atheron in Bonanza, Colorado. Due to weather problems it becomes a three day running battle. Cyb pg. 13

2000’s

2000

February 16 Windows crashes and Mike Scofield looses hours of work on this f*****g timeline. Remember kids, when a Windows system crashes a Mac user gets his wings. Stupid Microsoft Windows. Bill Gates is a servitor of the Reckoner of Frustration.

2000

The population of Junkyard reaches 200,000. IO pg. 13

2012

President Everett Sandusky elected. BB pg. 11

2014

The first hydrofoil ocean liner, Gigantic, sinks. WW pg. 81

2016

President Everett Sandusky killed by Russian Syker Akilina Svetlova. BB pg. 11

2020's

Early- True VTOL aircraft first developed for the military. IO pg. 57

2020’s

Celluloid Film is phased out and replaced with full digital Dataslugs. WW pg. 81

2020

Paramilitary camps gain in popularity across the northern states like Idaho. CotA pg. 31

2020

Women become eligible for the draft. WW pg. 56

2031

The Russian spy Beredsky is discovered and reprogrammed by Agency Sykers. His is used to spread counterintelligence for the next 20 years. BB pg. 11

2044

Tunnel to Faraway opened. WW pg. 32

2044

Mormon President James Snoddy deports Dr. Hellstromme after the scenes from Faraway are broadcast. IO pg. 13

2047

The population of Junkyard has dropped to 60,000 and Sub-level 2 is officially closed off. IO pg. 14

2045

April 9th The first Ghost rock Bomb is detonated. JMC pg. 15

2049

Smith & Robards develops a high efficiency gas turbine engine that makes civilian hoverbike models feasible and popular. RW pg. 66

2050

Every major nation in the world comes to use the neutral Houston Space Center. WW pg. 99

2050

A number of civilian use VTOL Aircars become available. IO pg. 57

2052

Ghost Rock is discovered on Banshee by the European Confederation. BB pg. 12

2053

The King Arthur based film Arthur's Vengeance III: The Bloodfest is released.  TLC pg. 72

2055

Mexico’s government is taken over by a strongly Nationalistic party and begins making noise about the disputed border with the CSA. The Mexicans claim lands all the way north to Phoenix. Cyb pg. 29

2057

The Human population on Banshee reaches 300,000. BB pg. 12

2060's

Early The infamous Hauptmann Survey is published. Cyb pg. 19

2060's

Early The infamous Hauptmann Survey is published. Cyb pg. 19

2060

Britains SUS (Special Undead Service) serves in the Falklands dispute when LatAm backed Argentina’s claim to the small islands. Cyb pg. 31

2060

The population of Junkyard hits 40,000 people and Sub-Level 1 is closed  off as well. IO pg. 14

2060

Costumed crime fighter Katy Blaze dies. She becomes a Templar Martyr. Saint of Confidence. She is survived by her daughter Kyla. TLC pg43

2060's

Late VTOL Aircars become so common that every major city has dedicated VTOL traffic patterns. IO pg. 57

2062

Britain is victorious in the Falklands dispute. The sheep are now safe! Cyb pg. 32

2063

July 3rd The Hellstromme Industries City-Buster is unveiled. JMC pg. 15

2063

July 4th Independence day (for Manitous anyway.)  The Manitous that have whispered and hinted to Mad Scientists for 200 years go silent. JMC pg. 16

2065

The Congo Ghost Rock crisis. Almost exactly 100 years after the first Congo crisis, Cyborgs are deployed and for the first time face off against other Cyborgs. Cyb pg. 19

2065-68

Epitaph Reporter Nathan Plunkett gets an interview with a live (sorta) Cyborg. #653 tells of the Congo war and criticizes what he called “A giant field test for Cyborgs” The report is denied by Govt. involved. Several Congressional investigations into Cyborgs are launched. Cyb pg. 20

2067?

The DPLF seizes UN ambassadors and demands equal rights for deaders. They are stormed by a joint CSA/USA force that are hailed as heroes. The existence of Cyborgs is publicly confirmed. Cyb pg. 20

2068

The Congo wars end after the surveyed Ghost rock deposits are found to be smaller than predicted. Cyb pg. 19

2068+

Brushfire wars spread over limited GhostRock. Cyborgs are deployed by countries all over the globe. Cyb pg. 21

2068

“237:Texas Ranger” Is the most popular TV show in CSA. Cyb pg. 21

2069

"Black Tuesday" The air filters in Junkyard are sabotaged by people attacking a city Buster plant and over 2000 people die. IO pg. 12

2070

The police in Junkyard cease patrolling the crime filled Sub-Level 2. IO pg. 14

2072

Late- A Major Skirmish near the illegal settlement of Stockade kills two Humans and five Anouks. The UN tries to renegotiate the treaty. The Anouks refuse. BB pg. 14

2073

Four Anouks butchered near Crosstown. Two days later a miner opens the town gates and Anouks rage in killing everyone.  Across the planet Anouks go on the warpath. BB pg. 14

2074

Late- The skirmishes and brushfire fights between the Anouks and Humans becomes full fledged war! 14

2074

C.W. McCoy starts drivin' rigs. RW pg. 9

2074

Pres. Romero's first term. WW pg. 32

2075

Early – General Paul “Overkill” Warfield leaves earth for Banshee leading the United Nations Expeditionary Forces or UNEF, or EXFOR as they were called. BB pg. 15

2075

Within a week of arrival Gen. Warfield turned the tide of battle with heavy weaponry. Then the Skinnies arrive and the gains are lost quickly. BB pg. 15

2075

Dr. John Eagle Claw III finishes his residency and joins the CEPA (Coyote Environmental Preservation Agency). SP pg. 20

2076

The tide of battle on Banshee begins to shift with the veteran forces there starting to gain the upper hand against the Anouks and skinnies. BB pg. 18

2076

The horrendous Red River Campaign starts on Banshee. WW pg. 32

2076

Ridley Velmer, of the SOS, is killed while sabotaging Ghost Rock Bomb production. JMC pg. 20

2076

LatAm forces first gain Cyborg technology after the accidental capture of a CSA CEAL team member. Their functional Cyborgs aren’t ready until around 2078 Cyb pg. 30

2077

LatAm asteroid miner Esmeralda's SOS is heeded by CSA ship then ignored. Both then destroyed by asteroids. WW pg. 54

2077

The Human population on Banshee reaches 3,000,000 BB pg. 12

2077

Group of LatAm tourists killed in Texas leading to LatAm demanding the return of SoCal. WW pg. 54

2078

US govt. discovers famed director Emille DeSalonta is a CSA agent and is using his films for subliminal broadcasting. WW pg. 81

2078

February 22. LatAm launches joint land-air-sea attack on the CSA. WW pg. 54

**Forces move through Texas and California to Phoenix AZ with massive Air superiority. WW pg. 54

**SoCal maze is taken quickly by a massive Sea strike. Then thousands LatAm land in Maze. WW pg. 54

**LatAm hits Phoenix and after a long fight annihilates the city with conventional forces. WW pg. 55

**LatAm hit Lost Angels and cannot take the city, so they besiege it. WW pg. 55

2078

May  CSA General Harley Harlow leads the CSA response and cuts the LatAm supply lines with the CSA’s newest Powered Armor Suits.  LatAm pulls forces from LA and move SE to Colorado River between Arizona and SoCal to meet the remains and set a trap. 1st Armored Inf. Hits the traps and both sides take heavy losses. WW pg. 55

2078

May In a two week running battle the LatAm army retreats to  LA to meet freshly landed reinforcements.  CSA reinforcements had arrived as well.  A final battle is fought 60 miles south of LA.  LatAm retreats  into the maze and is crushed by newly attained CSA Air superiority. WW pg. 55

**Afterward it is Learned the Union supplied arms and equipment to LatAm. President Romero had also sanctioned the poisoning of wells and creating creatures to unleash against the south. WW pg. 55

2078

September President Romero is impeached.  But Southern forces want NorCal as reparation and would occupy northern LA, a divided city until then. WW pg. 56

2078

The last War starts. Union President Tremane refuses the CSA demands and  after a small strike against the south CSA president Allan Sothby declares war on the US.  In the first year the casualties were 50%. All the worlds major powers became involved. WW pg. 56

2080

British Forces land in Corpus Christy to aid the CSA against the LatAm invasion. They are sabotaged by US Sykers and attempt landing in a mined harbor. BB pg. 31

2080

Mid December A cease fire is called and peace negotiation have  begun. WW pg. 56

2081

Fourth (and final) Mormon Judgement day. They finally got it right.  Yay? CoG Pg. 8

2081

Jan 1   Airforce One disappears over the Rockies.   VicePres Andrew Bates takes over. Peace talks fall apart. Pres. Bates threatens the CSA with a Nuke a week until they turn over SoCal for the presidents death. He is called A-Bomb Andy. WW pg. 57

2081

January Raiders are defeated by the Kansas City chiefs in the Superbowl. WW pg. 97

2081

German Forces land and take Mexico City. They attack and after a seven-day battle take the French embassy. 

**Days later France marches across the Rhine and invades Germany. Two Weeks after that British attempt a landing at Normandy to assist the Germans but are repulsed. 

**Japan and Russia invade China. South Africa moves north unstopped until hitting Egypt.

**Iran and Iraq go at it. Now there's a surprise. WW pg57

2081

Pakistan launches a single Tac-Nuke at India called Shiva. 

**2-3 Weeks later Britain re-attempts the Normandy landing but uses Tac-Nukes to soften defenses as the Germans stage a massive counter attack through Belgium. WW pg. 57

**Russia suddenly changes sides and comes to the Frenchies aid. WW pg. 57/58

**Canada launches Tac-Nukes against northern border positions. Within 2 weeks they take Boston. WW pg. 58

2081

March Battle of Lawrence, Kansas. WW pg. 56

2081

April 1st Laquita Jackson, a CSA supersoldier engaged in a covert attack against the civilians of Denver turns against her own unit rather than attack the civilians. She is gunned down by a police officer and becomes a Templar Martyr. Saint of Rage TLC pg. 47.

2081

September 16th. The battle for Fort Longstreet and the betrayal by Col. Edwin “Hammer” Hamrick. Of the 1000 Cyborgs involved only 250 survived after fleeing to southern Colorado. 24/25

2081

September 23, 11:00 AM. Salt Lake City and Junkyard opted for the early bombing?! 5 city busters hit the city within a few minutes of each other. IO pg. 14

2081

September 23,  6:17 PM EST.  The bombs dropped.

2081

September 23rd An errant ghost rock bomb hits the small Idaho town of Coeur d’Alene and starts the Idaho fire which eventually burns across most of the northern end of the state. CotA pg. 37.

2081

September The S-Mart overlord rallies his former fans and takes control of the old Sam Dalton S-Mart factory outlet. WW pg. 100

2081

Earthquakes rumble across the planet and in the Northwest Mt St. Helens and Mt. Rainer erupt for nearly 6 months. WW pg. 85

2081

November 13th A mob of Yarders assemble outside H.I. headquarters in Junkyard and a riot ensues. IO pg. 17

2081

November 17th Ike Taylor arms the hiding H.I. employees and leads an attack against the rioters and eventually disperses them. IO pg. 17

2081-83

The heaviest battles of Road warriors are fought, thinning out the ranks. RW pg. 5/6

2082

August 13th The order to return home to earth is received on Banshee. (From who!? The world blew up a year earlier!  Perhaps the date was in 2081?!) BB pg. 21

2082

November 23rd The Unity reaches earth orbit and is suddenly attacked by some unknown force or creatures. The order to abandon ship is given. BB pg. 23

2082

Law Dogs form. WW pg. 32

2082

General Throckmorton founds the Combine. WW pg. 32

2083-86

The “good ole days” of Road Warriors. Gas, cars and ammo were still plentiful as were victims. RW pg. 6

2083

Silas Rasmussen wanders into Las Vegas. CotA pg. 8

2083

November 19th  The Cult of Grendel declares Silas Rasmussen to be the creatures next Sacrifice but they are unable to find him. CotA pg. 9

2083

November 22nd A rally is held to condemn Silas when Grendel attacks and rips into the crowd only to be stopped by Silas and his new powers. CotA pg9

2083

November 29th Silas Rusmussen enters the Tropicana building and kills the monster Grendel that terrorized Las Vegas. CotA pg. 13. 

2083

A scavenger in Pocatello, Idaho begins the arduous duty of maintaining the perfect post apocalypse lawn at the behest of a fate eater. MMM pg. 16

2083

Junker Lazlo Huber meets Gibson, another junker at Near Wichita. JMC pg. 26

2084

In Near Pueblo, Colorado Simon Mercer watches Jenny Hise try to help a town and then get gunned down by Black Hats. The town is slaughtered and Simon is left for dead.  TLC pg8

2084

Simon Mercer arrives in Boise, Idaho and stumbles into an old Masons Lodge. He dreams about the Knights Templar. TLC pg. 10

2084

June 6. The convoy is created with the joining of three truckers for protection. Fuller “Goose” Mattox, Wayne “Jackrabbit” Hollins, and Calvin “Preacher” Ellis. RW pg. 11

2085

Bo Knudsen discovers Librarian Harrison Tyler and helps him escape from the road gang Bo formerly rode with. Bo goes on to become a Librarian. IO pg. 9

2086

March 20th An unknown man finally frees himself from a fate eater that was encountered near Pocatello, Idaho. MMM pg. 15

2086

Major Dwight Price AKA Raptor, takes over the dreaded Sky Pirates and begins to shape them into good guys. IO pg. 50

2087

February 19th Suspected Predavore attack claims a traveler named Lefferts in the Maze region. MMM pg. 14

2087

July 1st A scavenger is almost killed when a "gore storm" of swirling blood kills his attackers. Then is destroyed before getting to him. MMM pg. 16/17

2087-88

Jerico academy is founded in Jericho, Nevada for the training of Sykers by Daniel Marin. BB pg. 29

2087

October 23rd Below I-3 in the Maze a boat is torn apart by a huge wave creature of bloody water. MMM pg. 17

2087

November 10th A party of scavengers begin looking for the rumored Black Mesa of pure ghost rock. MMM pg. 18

2087

November 12th The black mesa is explored by a party of scavengers who barely escape with their lives after battling what they called "tar creatures" MMM pg. 18

2087

November 13th The Journal of the unknown scavenger is updated to include the attack at the Black Mesa. MMM pg. 18

2087

December 4th The scavengers of the Black mesa reach Mesa Prada and are enlisted in a hunt against something haunting a nearby mine. MMM pg. 19

2087

December 7th A day that will live in infamy. The Black mesa scavengers record the attack of a glowing ghostly figure seemingly made of radioactive fire. MMM pg. 19

2087

December 9th Two members of the Black Mesa posse fall leaving only two to face the glowing ghost creature. MMM pg. 19

2087

December 10th The last journal entry for the black mesa posse. The writer is presumed dead at the hands of the Prada Mesa beast. MMM pg. 19

2088

The Temple of the Templars is completed in Boise. TLC pg. 18

2088

June 2nd The first group of Templars graduate and leave Boise. Jo and Azrael Marks leaves with them. TLC 23

2088

June 8th A new group of wannabe Templars moves into Boise. TLC 23

2088

July 4th. The body of squire in training Jeanette Willis is missing in Boise. She is found three days later. She is the first victim of the Boise Horror. TLC pg. 24

2088

July 22nd The Boise Horror strikes again and kills a trainee named Sally Merchant. TLC pg. 25

2088

July 29th On a full moon a Posse that included Teller and some others stake out some pigs near Boise. They discover and chase a Bloodwolf out onto the plains and eventually kill it. Believing it to be the Boise Horror. TLC pg. 25

2089

The Templar hospice in Boise is restored. TLC pg. 19.

2089

The Fuzzy Dice Massacre. A coalition of road gangs attacks Oil Town with some old artillery but were slaughtered by the 3rd Regiment of the 25th Armored Division living there. RW pg. 32

2089

The 10 mile Exclusion Zone around Oil town is declared following the Fuzzy Dice Massacre. RW pg. 33

2090

Simon Mercer and Librarian Biletnikoff have interviewed all active Templars and compiled a list of Martyrs and discover the saints connections to certain deeds. TLC pg23

2090

Kyle Blaze, daughter of Martyr Katy Blaze, joins the Templar Order. TLC pg. 43

2090

The Chamber, a group of Junkers, is formed. JMC pg. 28

2090

The Battle of Burnt Tires. The combine strikes the convoy but gets a bloody nose. There’ve been no major combine attacks since. RW pg. 15

2091

January Simon Mercer calls the Great Council of 91 and declares every Templar must learn all they can about any Saints they follow. Librarian Biletnikoff is named chronicler of the Martyrs. TLC pg. 23

2092

Tainted Junker Malcolm Rhinehart walks out of Denver and Throckmortons service. JMC pg. 27

2093

Rumors surface in the Templar community that Ronan Lynch still walks the west. TLC pg. 48

2094

July 14th The Town of Ely, Nevada is attacked by Silas’s Cult of Doom but repelled. CotA pg. 5

2094

July 15th Schismatic Trevor Banes is taken captive by the people of Ely, Nevada suspecting him to be another Silas ally. CotA pg. 5