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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
 Deborah Sherman
 b.1691
 d.         
 Samuel SHEARMAN
 b.1573
 d.1615 Dedham, England
 Mehitabel Sherman
 b.1688
 d.1751 Newport, RI
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 Philippa WARD
 b.         
 d.         
 Isaac Sherman
 b.1686
 d.         
 Benjamin SHEARMAN
 b.1650 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1719 Portsmouth, RI
 George ODDING
 b.1585
 d.         
 Bethiah Sherman
 b.1699
 d.         
 Sarah ODDING
 b.1610
 d.1681
 Margaret Unknown
 b.1590
 d.         
 Freelove Sherman
 b.1696
 d.         
 Abigail Sherman
 b.1694
 d.         
 Roger MOWRY
 b.1610 England
 d.1667 Providence, RI
 Joseph SHERMAN
 b.1679 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1757 Newport, RI
 Hannah MOWRY
 b.1656 Providence, RI
 d.1718 Portsmouth, RI
 Jonathan Sherman
 b.1677
 d.         
 Mary JOHNSON
 b.1620 England
 d.         
 Benjamin Sherman
 b.1675
 d.         
 Sarah Sherman
 b.1684
 d.         
 Amy Sherman
 b.1681
 d.         
 Hannah Sherman
 b.1680
 d.         




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 Mowry
 b.1650
 d.         
 Roger MOWRY
 b.1610 England
 d.1667 Providence, RI
 Hannah MOWRY
 b.1656 Providence, RI
 d.1718 Portsmouth, RI
 Benjamin Mowry
 b.1640
 d.         
 Nathaniel Mowry
 b.1644 Lynn, MA
 d.1718 Providence, RI
 Mary JOHNSON
 b.1620 England
 d.         




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
1534 Cartier claims New France
1540 Spanish arrive in California
1540 Coronado travels through Midwest
1565 First colony St. Augustine
1584 - 1588 Roanoke Island Colony
 Henry SHEARMAN
 b.1530 Yaxley, England
 d.1590 Colchester, England
 Henry SHEARMAN
 b.1555 Colchester, England
 d.1610 Dedham, England
 Agnes BUTLER
 b.         
 d.1580
 Samuel SHEARMAN
 b.1573
 d.1615 Dedham, England
 Susan HILLS
 b.         
 d.         
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 Philippa WARD
 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
 Mr. Carr
 b.         
 d.         
 Edward Simmons
 b.         
 d.         
 Elizabeth Simmons
 b.1810 Tiverton, RI
 d.1900 Tiverton, RI
 Delia Dillie Macomber
 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
 William H. Sisson
 b.1832 RI
 d.         
 Godfrey Durfee Bennett
 b.1760
 d.         
 Abner Durfee Bennett
 b.1788
 d.1847 Tiverton, RI
 Abigail Durfee
 b.1762
 d.         
 Abigail "Abby" B. Bennett
 b.1822 Tiverton, RI
 d.1877 Portsmouth, RI
 Sarah B. Fish
 b.1790
 d.1823