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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
 John BRIGGS
 b.1615
 d.         
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Sarah CORNELL
 b.1620
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.1668 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1747 North Kingstown, RI
 Edward FISHER
 b.         
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 Judith Unknown
 b.         
 d.1665
 Ebenezer Briggs
 b.         
 d.1795 East Greenwich, RI
 Sarah Unknown
 b.         
 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
 Robert Briggs
 b.1678 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Richard Briggs
 b.1674
 d.1733
 John BRIGGS
 b.1615
 d.         
 Mary Briggs
 b.1681 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Sarah Briggs
 b.1685 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Sarah CORNELL
 b.1620
 d.         
 Ann Briggs
 b.1683 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Daniel BRIGGS
 b.1665 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1730 East Greenwich, RI
 Edward FISHER
 b.         
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 Thomas Briggs
 b.1663 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1736
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.1668 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1747 North Kingstown, RI
 Judith Unknown
 b.         
 d.1665
 Francis Briggs
 b.1672
 d.         
 James Briggs
 b.1670 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         




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
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 John Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 Burton Briggs
 b.1730
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.1755
 d.         
 Sarah King
 b.1732
 d.         
 Sarah Briggs
 b.1778
 d.         
 Uriah Stone
 b.         
 d.         
 Eunice Stone
 b.1760
 d.         
 
 
 




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
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 Burton Briggs
 b.1730
 d.         
 Burton Briggs
 b.1790
 d.         
 John Briggs
 b.1755
 d.         
 Mercy Ann Briggs
 b.1792
 d.         
 Sarah King
 b.1732
 d.         
 Sarah Briggs
 b.1778
 d.         
 Renew "Nuah" Briggs
 b.1780
 d.         
 Uriah Stone
 b.         
 d.         
 Eunice Stone
 b.1760
 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
 John BRIGGS
 b.1615
 d.         
 John BRIGGS
 b.1642 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1708 North Kingstown, RI
 Sarah CORNELL
 b.1620
 d.         
 James Briggs
 b.1670 North Kingstown, RI
 d.         
 Edward FISHER
 b.         
 d.1677 Portsmouth, RI
 Anne Briggs
 b.1710
 d.1784
 Hannah FISHER
 b.1644
 d.         
 Judith Unknown
 b.         
 d.1665
 Mary Briggs
 b.1704
 d.1772
 John Wickes
 b.1609 Staines, England
 d.1673 Warwick, RI
 John Wickes
 b.1637
 d.1689
 Marie Unknown
 b.1607
 d.         
 Sarah Wickes
 b.1683
 d.         
 John Townsend
 b.1618 England
 d.1668
 Rose Townsend
 b.1650
 d.         
 Elizabeth Montgomery
 b.1620
 d.