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1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 Joseph Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 Lydia Millard
 b.         
 d.         
 George Arnold Briggs
 b.1801 Warwick, RI
 d.1871 Warwick, RI
 Job Arnold
 b.1736
 d.1794
 George Arnold Briggs
 b.1844 Warwick, RI
 d.1922 Warwick, RI
 Mercy Arnold
 b.1782 Coventry, RI
 d.         
 Mary Wightman
 b.1738
 d.         
 Gilbert Whitman Briggs
 b.1837 Warwick, RI
 d.1902 Warwick, RI
 Waterman TIBBETTS
 b.1741
 d.1835
 Charles TIBBETTS
 b.1766 Warwick, Kent Co., RI
 d.1812 Warwick, Kent Co., RI
 Mercy WATERMAN
 b.1742 Warwick, RI
 d.1824
 Julia Ann Tibbetts
 b.1807
 d.1882 Warwick, RI
 Jonathan REMINGTON
 b.1758 Warwick, RI
 d.1808 Lansingburgh, NY
 Maplet REMINGTON
 b.1782 RI or MA
 d.1861 West Greenwich, RI
 Phebe Unknown
 b.1758
 d.1795 Cheshire, MA




1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
 John BRIGGS
 b.1615
 d.         
 Thomas Briggs
 b.1693 Little Compton, RI
 d.1716 Little Compton, RI
 William BRIGGS
 b.1650
 d.1716 Little Compton, RI
 Deborah Briggs
 b.1693 Little Compton, RI
 d.1773 Little Compton, RI
 Sarah CORNELL
 b.1620
 d.         
 Job Briggs
 b.1696 Little Compton, RI
 d.1727 Little Compton, RI
 Thomas "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1600 Netherbury, England
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 Elizabeth Briggs
 b.1689 Little Compton, RI
 d.1763 Little Compton, RI
 John "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1630 Dorset, England
 d.1691 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary Unknown
 b.1605
 d.1670
 Susanna BRIGGS
 b.1681 Little Compton, RI
 d.1744
 Elizabeth COOK
 b.1653
 d.         
 Richard BORDEN
 b.1596 Co. Kent, England
 d.1671 Portsmouth, RI
 John Briggs
 b.1685 Little Compton, RI
 d.1712 Little Compton, RI
 Mary BORDEN
 b.1633 Cranbrook, Kent, England
 d.1690 Portsmouth, RI
 Joan FOWLE
 b.1604 Co. Kent, England
 d.1689 Portsmouth, RI
 William Briggs
 b.1688 Little Compton, RI
 d.1763 Little Compton, RI




1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
 John BRIGGS
 b.1615
 d.         
 William BRIGGS
 b.1650
 d.1716 Little Compton, RI
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Sarah CORNELL
 b.1620
 d.         




1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
 Thomas Waite
 b.         
 d.         
 Thomas "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1600 Netherbury, England
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 John "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1630 Dorset, England
 d.1691 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary Unknown
 b.1605
 d.1670
 Sarah Cook
 b.1659
 d.         
 Richard BORDEN
 b.1596 Co. Kent, England
 d.1671 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary BORDEN
 b.1633 Cranbrook, Kent, England
 d.1690 Portsmouth, RI
 Joan FOWLE
 b.1604 Co. Kent, England
 d.1689 Portsmouth, RI




1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
 Edward WILCOX
 b.1600 England
 d.         
 Daniel WILCOX
 b.1632 Croft, England
 d.1702 Tiverton, RI
 Susanna THOMPSON
 b.         
 d.         
 Daniel WILCOX
 b.1659
 d.         
 Unknown Wife
 b.1636
 d.1661
 Mary WILCOX
 b.1683 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1747 Portsmouth, RI
 Thomas "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1600 Netherbury, England
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 John "Butcher" COOKE
 b.1630 Dorset, England
 d.1691 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary Unknown
 b.1605
 d.1670
 Hannah COOK
 b.1661
 d.         
 Richard BORDEN
 b.1596 Co. Kent, England
 d.1671 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary BORDEN
 b.1633 Cranbrook, Kent, England
 d.1690 Portsmouth, RI
 Joan FOWLE
 b.1604 Co. Kent, England
 d.1689 Portsmouth, RI