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1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on the moon
1973 US launches Skylab space station
1981 Columbia is first space shuttle
1991 Persian Gulf War
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
 Lauriston Vaughn
 b.         
 d.         
 Stephen Albert Vaughn
 b.1875
 d.1939
 Mary P. Greene
 b.         
 d.         




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
 Roderick Alexander Cruden
 b.         
 d.         
 Lauriston Vaughn
 b.         
 d.         
 Stephen Albert Vaughn
 b.1875
 d.1939
 Mary P. Greene
 b.         
 d.         
 Ruth Remington Vaughn
 b.         
 d.         
 George Frank Remington
 b.1859 Coventry, RI
 d.1904
 Mary Hall Remington
 b.1889
 d.         
 Sarah Abby Briggs
 b.1857 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1939 East Greenwich, RI




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
 Charles T. Potter
 b.         
 d.1923 East Greenwich, RI
 Norman Remington Potter
 b.1916
 d.         
 Thomas Eldredge Remington
 b.1811 Coventry, RI
 d.1890 Providence, RI
 George Frank Remington
 b.1859 Coventry, RI
 d.1904
 Mary Straight
 b.1815 West Greenwich, RI
 d.1885
 Amie G. Remington
 b.1890 Providence, RI
 d.1934 Providence, RI
 Daniel Lyman Briggs
 b.1815 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1894
 Sarah Abby Briggs
 b.1857 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1939 East Greenwich, RI
 Mary Hall Godfrey
 b.1812
 d.1888




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.1668 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1747 North Kingstown, RI
 Ebenezer Briggs
 b.         
 d.1795 East Greenwich, RI
 Sarah Unknown
 b.         
 d.         
 Palmer T. Briggs
 b.1791 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1866 Newport, RI
 Sweet Briggs
 b.1755 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1844 South Kingstown, RI
 Daniel Sweet
 b.1692
 d.         
 Bowen Briggs
 b.1793 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1882 Charlestown, RI
 Eleanor Sweet
 b.1727 Warwick, RI
 d.         
 Naomi Hunt
 b.         
 d.         
 Job Briggs
 b.1801 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1877 South Kingstown, RI
 Gorton Briggs
 b.1790 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1873 Jamestown, RI
 William Tanner
 b.         
 d.         
 Daniel Briggs
 b.1780
 d.1856 East Greenwich, RI
 Martha "Patty" Tanner
 b.         
 d.         
 Sweet Briggs
 b.1782
 d.         
 
 
 
 Elizabeth Briggs
 b.1784 South Kingstown, RI
 d.1869 South Kingstown, RI




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
 John Briggs
 b.1668 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1747 North Kingstown, RI
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 Ebenezer Briggs
 b.         
 d.1795 East Greenwich, RI
 Sarah Unknown
 b.         
 d.         
 Sweet Briggs
 b.1755 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1844 South Kingstown, RI
 Daniel Sweet
 b.1657 Warwick, RI
 d.1729
 Daniel Sweet
 b.1692
 d.         
 Eleanor Unknown
 b.         
 d.         
 Eleanor Sweet
 b.1727 Warwick, RI
 d.         
 Ezekiel Hunt
 b.         
 d.         
 Naomi Hunt
 b.         
 d.         
 Sarah Unknown
 b.         
 d.