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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
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
 Joseph Turner
 b.1717 Middletown, RI
 d.1778
 Abigail Smith
 b.1725
 d.1751




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
 Daniel Thurston
 b.1661
 d.         
 Benjamin Thurston
 b.1697
 d.1751
 
 
 
 Benjamin Thurston
 b.1731
 d.1766
 Sarah Casey
 b.1704
 d.1732
 Sarah Casey Thurston
 b.1756
 d.         
 
 
 




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
 Benjamin Young
 b.         
 d.         
 Roxsey Ann Young
 b.1824 RI
 d.1880
 
 
 




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
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
 John Whitford
 b.1700 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1781
 Benjamin Whitford
 b.1729
 d.         
 Mary Himes
 b.1704
 d.1737
 Thomas Whitford
 b.1757 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1835
 Pierre Tourgee
 b.1700
 d.         
 Mary Tourgee
 b.1739
 d.1812
 Mary Smith
 b.1705
 d.         
 John Place Whitford
 b.1779 Wickford, RI
 d.         
 Thomas Place
 b.1697 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1786 Foster, RI
 John Place
 b.1726 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Margaret Stafford
 b.1700
 d.         
 Patience Place
 b.1756 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1809 North Kingstown, RI
 Pierre Tourgee
 b.1700
 d.         
 Elizabeth Tourgee
 b.1728
 d.         
 Mary Smith
 b.1705
 d.         




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
 Thomas Place
 b.1663
 d.1727
 Sarah Place
 b.1730
 d.         
 Thomas Place
 b.1697 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1786 Foster, RI
 Samuel Place
 b.1734
 d.         
 Hannah Cole
 b.1668
 d.         
 Phebe Place
 b.1737
 d.         
 Thomas STAFFORD
 b.1605 Warwickshire, England
 d.1677 Warwick, Kent County, RI
 Thomas Place
 b.1723
 d.1807
 Joseph Stafford
 b.1648 Warwick, RI
 d.1697
 Elizabeth Unknown
 b.1614
 d.1677
 John Place
 b.1726 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Margaret Stafford
 b.1700
 d.         
 Randall HOLDEN
 b.1612 Salisbury, England
 d.1692 Warwick, Kent Co., RI
 Joseph Place
 b.1728
 d.         
 Sarah Holden
 b.1658 Warwick, RI
 d.1731
 Frances DUNGAN
 b.1630 London, England
 d.1697 Warwick, Kent Co., RI