What is another word for Shays?

38 synonyms found


[ ʃˈe͡ɪz], [ ʃˈe‍ɪz], [ ʃ_ˈeɪ_z]

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    How to use "Shays" in context?

    Shays' Rebellion was an armed insurrection against the United States government, led by Thomas Shays, in 1786. The rebellion was put down by the United States Army in two months. Causes of the rebellion include high taxation, extortion by the government, and economic hardship.

    Targeted protests and tax revolts occurred in the Thirteen Colonies during the mid-18th century. The Shays' Rebellion, also known as the Molly Maguires Rebellion, was the largest and most armed of these movements.

    In 1786, Massachusetts faced high taxes and economic hardship.

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