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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
 Richard Briggs
 b.1674
 d.1733
 John Briggs
 b.1709
 d.1797
 Susannah Spencer
 b.1681
 d.1715
 David Briggs
 b.1773
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.1744 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1820 Milo, Yates County, NY
 John Tarbox
 b.1668 Lynn, MA
 d.1748 East Greenwich, RI
 Ann Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 Jemima Tarbox
 b.1714
 d.1752
 Elizabeth Gardiner
 b.1670
 d.         
 Esther Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 Hugh BAILEY
 b.1663 Little Compton, RI
 d.1724 East Greenwich, RI
 John Briggs
 b.1767
 d.         
 John Bailey
 b.1712 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1756
 Anna Unknown
 b.1667 Rhode Island
 d.1721
 Ruth Briggs
 b.1769
 d.         
 Elizabeth Bailey
 b.1743 East Greenwich, RI
 d.          Milo, Yates County, NY
 John Tibbetts
 b.1680
 d.         
 Lydia Briggs
 b.1771
 d.         
 Anne (2) Tibbetts
 b.1712
 d.         
 Elizabeth Hazard
 b.1687 Portsmouth, RI
 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
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Richard Briggs
 b.1674
 d.1733
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 Phebe Briggs
 b.1742
 d.1795
 John Briggs
 b.1709
 d.1797
 John Spencer
 b.1640
 d.1684
 John Briggs
 b.1744 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1820 Milo, Yates County, NY
 Susannah Spencer
 b.1681
 d.1715
 Susannah Unknown
 b.1644
 d.1719 East Greenwich, RI
 Welthian Briggs
 b.1740
 d.1860
 John Tarbox
 b.1645 Salem, MA
 d.1751
 Anna Briggs
 b.1736
 d.         
 John Tarbox
 b.1668 Lynn, MA
 d.1748 East Greenwich, RI
 Mary Haven
 b.1647 Lynn, MA
 d.1690
 Richard Briggs
 b.1737
 d.         
 Jemima Tarbox
 b.1714
 d.1752
 Elizabeth Gardiner
 b.1670
 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
 James E. Remington
 b.1779 Warwick, RI
 d.1839 King Williams Co., VA
 William Rice (2) Remington
 b.1827 RI
 d.1901
 Sarah Sally Rice
 b.1783 Warwick, RI
 d.1860 Warwick, RI
 Fred E. Remington
 b.1866 RI
 d.1946 Cranston, RI
 Alfred Whipple
 b.         
 d.         
 Emily M. Whipple
 b.1831 RI
 d.1899
 Delia Unknown
 b.         
 d.         
 Everett LeRoy Remington
 b.1905 Providence, RI
 d.1971 Marquette, MI
 Ida Florence Tillinghast
 b.1855 RI
 d.1936




1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
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
 William Rice (2) Remington
 b.1827 RI
 d.1901
 Fred E. Remington
 b.1866 RI
 d.1946 Cranston, RI
 Emily M. Whipple
 b.1831 RI
 d.1899
 Everett LeRoy Remington
 b.1905 Providence, RI
 d.1971 Marquette, MI
 Joyce Nye Remington
 b. Private
 d.         
 Ida Florence Tillinghast
 b.1855 RI
 d.1936
 Everett LeRoy "Roy" Remington
 b. Private
 d.         
 Horace Barnes Nye
 b.1879
 d.1959
 Doris Angell Nye
 b.1907 Providence, RI
 d.1996 West Kingston, RI
 Lucien Elijah Angell
 b.1851
 d.1922
 Fannie Louise Angell
 b.1880
 d.1927
 Waity Louise Burlingame
 b.1851
 d.1899




1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on the moon
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
 Horace Barnes Nye
 b.1879
 d.1959
 Doris Angell Nye
 b.1907 Providence, RI
 d.1996 West Kingston, RI
 Lucien Elijah Angell
 b.1851
 d.1922
 Fannie Louise Angell
 b.1880
 d.1927
 Waity Louise Burlingame
 b.1851
 d.1899