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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
 Job Arnold
 b.1736
 d.1794
 Mercy Arnold
 b.1782 Coventry, RI
 d.         
 George Wightman
 b.         
 d.         
 Mary Wightman
 b.1738
 d.         
 Mary Relph
 b.         
 d.         




1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
 John Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 George Arnold Briggs
 b.1801 Warwick, RI
 d.1871 Warwick, RI
 Mercy Arnold
 b.1782 Coventry, RI
 d.         
 Maplet Battey Briggs
 b.1865 Warwick, RI
 d.1955
 Gilbert Whitman Briggs
 b.1837 Warwick, RI
 d.1902 Warwick, RI
 Charles TIBBETTS
 b.1766 Warwick, Kent Co., RI
 d.1812 Warwick, Kent Co., RI
 Sarah Maria Briggs
 b.1871 Warwick, RI
 d.         
 Julia Ann Tibbetts
 b.1807
 d.1882 Warwick, RI
 Maplet REMINGTON
 b.1782 RI or MA
 d.1861 West Greenwich, RI
 Mary Brown Briggs
 b.1862 Warwick, RI
 d.1931
 Charles Tibbetts Briggs
 b.1863 Warwick, RI
 d.1916 Warwick, RI
 Sarah Holden Arnold
 b.1838 Warwick, RI
 d.1912 Warwick, RI




1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
 George Arnold Briggs
 b.1801 Warwick, RI
 d.1871 Warwick, RI
 George Arnold Briggs
 b.1844 Warwick, RI
 d.1922 Warwick, RI
 Julia Ann Tibbetts
 b.1807
 d.1882 Warwick, RI
 Julia Matilda Briggs
 b.1914
 d.         
 Clarence Everett Briggs
 b.1885 Warwick, RI
 d.1918 Pawtucket, RI
 Sheffield Reynolds
 b.         
 d.         
 Dorothy May Briggs
 b.1916
 d.         
 Mary Elizabeth Reynolds
 b.1844
 d.1901 Warwick, RI
 Margaret Matteson
 b.         
 d.         
 Leonard Paul Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 Preserved Greene
 b.         
 d.         
 Laura Beatrice Briggs
 b.1907
 d.         
 Charles Henry Greene
 b.         
 d.         
 
 
 
 Clarence Everett Briggs
 b.1909
 d.         
 Laura Barker Greene
 b.1885 Middletown, RI
 d.1970 Warwick, RI
 Phebe Ann Briggs
 b.1911
 d.1914
 Phebe Ann Hutchinson
 b.         
 d.         




1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
 William COLEMAN
 b.1811 Sutton-in-Ashf, England
 d.1891
 William Coleman
 b.1840 Hucknall-Under-Huthwa
 d.         
 Hannah MOORE
 b.1811 Pilsley, England
 d.1891
 Florence Coleman
 b.1897 Selston, England
 d.         
 John William Coleman
 b.1870 Sutton-in-Ashf, England
 d.1901
 William Sparrow
 b.         
 d.         
 John Coleman
 b.1900 Selston, England
 d.         
 Susan Sparrow
 b.1843 Skegby by Mans, England
 d.         
 Jane Eastwood
 b.         
 d.         
 George William Coleman
 b.1892 Selston, England
 d.         
 Elizabeth May Coleman
 b.1893 Selston, England
 d.         
 Mary Holland
 b.1871 Selston, England
 d.1901




1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1584 - 1588 Roanoke Island Colony
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
 Phebe Barton
 b.         
 d.         
 Benjamin Barton
 b.1645
 d.1720
 Naomi Barton
 b.1690
 d.1721
 Andrew Barton
 b.         
 d.         
 Mary Barton
 b.1678
 d.1713
 Samuell GORTON
 b.1592 Manchester, England
 d.1677 Warwick, Kent County, RI
 Rufus Barton
 b.         
 d.         
 Susannah Gorton
 b.1650
 d.1734
 John MAPLETT
 b.1581 Northall, England
 d.         
 Mary MAPLETT
 b.1609 London, England
 d.         
 Mary Unknown
 b.         
 d.