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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
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 Peleg Shearman
 b.1638 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1719 Kingstown, RI
 Sarah ODDING
 b.1610
 d.1681
 Benjamin Sherman
 b.1712
 d.         
 Thomas Shearman
 b.1658 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1720
 Thomas Lawton
 b.1610
 d.         
 Susannah Sherman
 b.1715 South Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Elizabeth Lawton
 b.1638
 d.         
 Elizabeth Salisbury
 b.1615
 d.         
 Ruth Sherman
 b.1708
 d.         
 Edward WILCOX
 b.1600 England
 d.         
 Josiah Sherman
 b.1702
 d.1729
 Daniel WILCOX
 b.1632 Croft, England
 d.1702 Tiverton, RI
 Susanna THOMPSON
 b.         
 d.         
 Daniel Sherman
 b.1706
 d.         
 Lydia Wilcox
 b.1679 Tiverton, RI
 d.         
 John Cooke
 b.1607 Leyden, Zuid, Holland
 d.1695 Dartmouth, MA
 Elizabeth Cooke
 b.1644
 d.1715 Tiverton, RI
 Sarah Warren
 b.1614 England
 d.1696 Plymouth, MA




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
 Joseph Chase
 b.         
 d.         
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 Samson Shearman
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1718 Portsmouth, RI
 Sarah ODDING
 b.1610
 d.1681
 Sarah Shearman
 b.1677
 d.         
 John TRIPP
 b.1610 Northumberland, England
 d.1678 Portsmouth, RI
 Isabel Tripp
 b.1651 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1715 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary PAINE
 b.1618
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI




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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
 David Sherman
 b.         
 d.         
 Phebe Watson Sherman
 b.1838 Canonicut, RI
 d.1909 Providence, RI
 George W. Sherman
 b.1815 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1905
 George W. Sherman
 b.1840 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1862 Providence, RI
 Hannah Slocum
 b.         
 d.         
 Job Watson Sherman
 b.1833 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1923 Coventry, RI
 Tiddeman Hull
 b.1755
 d.1808
 John Edward Sherman
 b.1834 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1895 Providence, RI
 George Hull
 b.1777
 d.1827
 Abigail "Abby" Franklin
 b.1755 Jamestown, RI
 d.1815
 Phebe Watson Hull
 b.1810 Jamestown, RI
 d.1878 Smithfield, RI
 Job Watson
 b.1760
 d.1832
 Sarah "Sally" Watson
 b.1788
 d.1856
 Phebe Weeden
 b.1764
 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
 Joseph Baker
 b.         
 d.         
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 Samson Shearman
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1718 Portsmouth, RI
 Sarah ODDING
 b.1610
 d.1681
 Isabel Shearman
 b.1684
 d.         
 John TRIPP
 b.1610 Northumberland, England
 d.1678 Portsmouth, RI
 Isabel Tripp
 b.1651 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1715 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary PAINE
 b.1618
 d.1687 Portsmouth, 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
 Philip SHEARMAN
 b.1611 Dedham, England
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 John Shearman
 b.1644 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1734 Taunton, MA
 Sarah ODDING
 b.1610
 d.1681
 Timothy Shearman
 b.         
 d.         
 William Spooner
 b.1620
 d.         
 Sarah Spooner
 b.1653 Dartmouth, MA
 d.1720
 Hannah Pratt
 b.1625
 d.         
 Deborah Akin
 b.         
 d.