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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
 Andrew Clark Burnham
 b.1816 Lisbon, CT
 d.1899 Hartford, CT
 Thomas Bishop Burnham
 b.1843 CT
 d.1901 Pine, Jefferson Co., CO
 Thomas Remington
 b.1773
 d.1852
 Cynthia Cruff Remington
 b.1819 RI
 d.1887 Griswold, CT
 Patience Matteson
 b.1779 West Greenwich, RI
 d.1860 Coventry, Kent Co., RI
 Harry C. Burnham
 b.1871
 d.         
 Mary Elizabeth Clark
 b.1843 MI
 d.1884




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
 Andrew Clark Burnham
 b.1816 Lisbon, CT
 d.1899 Hartford, CT
 Thomas Bishop Burnham
 b.1843 CT
 d.1901 Pine, Jefferson Co., CO
 Thomas Remington
 b.1773
 d.1852
 Ruth J. Burnham
 b.1897 IL
 d.         
 Cynthia Cruff Remington
 b.1819 RI
 d.1887 Griswold, CT
 Patience Matteson
 b.1779 West Greenwich, RI
 d.1860 Coventry, Kent Co., RI
 Edward Andrew Burnham
 b.1891 Jewett City, CT
 d.1960 River Forest, Cook Co., IL
 Annie May Combes
 b.1866 KS
 d.1911 CO




1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
 Jeremiah Jones
 b.         
 d.         
 Seth JONES
 b.1710
 d.1757
 
 
 
 Emmanuel Jones
 b.1735
 d.         
 Daniel BRIGGS
 b.1665 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1730 East Greenwich, RI
 Deliverance BRIGGS
 b.1710
 d.         
 Lydia Unknown
 b.1670
 d.1727
 Mary Mitchell
 b.         
 d.         




1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
 Jeremiah Jones
 b.         
 d.         
 Seth JONES
 b.1710
 d.1757
 Ruth JONES
 b.1740
 d.         
 
 
 
 Emmanuel Jones
 b.1735
 d.         
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Daniel BRIGGS
 b.1665 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1730 East Greenwich, RI
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 Deliverance BRIGGS
 b.1710
 d.         
 Lydia Unknown
 b.1670
 d.1727




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
 William HALL
 b.1612 St. Benet's Wh, England
 d.1676 Portsmouth, RI
 William Hall
 b.1645 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1691 Portsmouth, RI
 Mary THOMAS
 b.1614
 d.1680
 John Hall
 b.1681 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1760 West Greenwich, RI
 John TRIPP
 b.1610 Northumberland, England
 d.1678 Portsmouth, RI
 Christopher Hall
 b.1725
 d.         
 Alice Tripp
 b.1650
 d.         
 Mary PAINE
 b.1618
 d.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 William Hall
 b.1723 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1796
 George Vaughan
 b.         
 d.         
 Alice Vaughan
 b.         
 d.         
 Margie Spink
 b.         
 d.