GedHTree HomepageIndex
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
 Benjamin Briggs
 b.1695
 d.1759
 Thomas Briggs
 b.1723
 d.1798
 Susannah Spencer
 b.1698 East Greenwich, RI
 d.         
 William Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 William Eldred
 b.1700
 d.1734 North Kingstown, RI
 Abigail Eldred
 b.1730
 d.         
 Mary Wilbur
 b.1702
 d.1769
 William Briggs
 b.         
 d.         
 
 
 




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
 Benjamin Briggs
 b.1695
 d.1759
 Thomas Briggs
 b.1723
 d.1798
 Susannah Spencer
 b.1698 East Greenwich, RI
 d.         
 Rebecca N. Briggs
 b.1802 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1874 East Greenwich, RI
 Benjamin Briggs
 b.1763
 d.         
 William Eldred
 b.1700
 d.1734 North Kingstown, RI
 Mary Ann Briggs
 b.1804
 d.         
 Abigail Eldred
 b.1730
 d.         
 Mary Wilbur
 b.1702
 d.1769
 Harriet Briggs
 b.1786 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1871 Cranston, RI
 George Ambrose Briggs
 b.1794 North Kingstown, RI
 d.1881 East Greenwich, RI
 Elizabeth Betsey Unknown
 b.1765
 d.         




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
 Allen Johnson
 b.         
 d.         
 Abigail Johnson
 b.         
 d.         
 Benjamin Briggs
 b.1695
 d.1759
 Thomas Briggs
 b.1723
 d.1798
 Susannah Spencer
 b.1698 East Greenwich, RI
 d.         
 Anna Briggs
 b.1769
 d.         
 William Eldred
 b.1700
 d.1734 North Kingstown, RI
 Abigail Eldred
 b.1730
 d.         
 Mary Wilbur
 b.1702
 d.1769




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 Spencer
 b.1640
 d.1684
 William Spencer
 b.1672 East Greenwich, RI
 d.1748 North Kingstown, RI
 Susannah Unknown
 b.1644
 d.1719 East Greenwich, RI
 John Spencer
 b.         
 d.         
 Roger Burlingame
 b.1620 Kent, England
 d.1718
 Elizabeth Burlingame
 b.1684
 d.1752 Smithfield, RI
 Mary Lippitt
 b.1643 Providence, RI
 d.1719
 Ruth Spencer
 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
 George Reynolds
 b.         
 d.         
 John Spencer
 b.1640
 d.1684
 Robert Spencer
 b.1674
 d.1748 Exeter, RI
 Susannah Unknown
 b.1644
 d.1719 East Greenwich, RI
 Joanna Spencer
 b.1700
 d.         
 Theophilus Whaley
 b.1616
 d.1719
 Theodosia Whaley
 b.1676
 d.1723
 Elizabeth Mills
 b.         
 d.