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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
 George Read
 b.         
 d.         
 Ruth Read
 b.1813 MA
 d.1873 Fall River, Bristol Co., MA
 Ruth Unknown
 b.         
 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
 Ephraim ELSBREE
 b.1700
 d.1760 Freetown, MA
 Ephraim ELSBREE
 b.1727 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1756
 Matthew BOOMER
 b.1668 Newport, Co., RI
 d.1744
 Mary BOOMER
 b.1705 Bristol Co., MA
 d.         
 Hannah CHURCH
 b.1668 Hingham, MA
 d.1732
 Boomer ELSBREE
 b.1754 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1830
 Nathaniel SHEPHERD
 b.1692 Portsmouth, RI
 d.         
 Jemima SHEPHERD
 b.1729 Dartmouth, MA
 d.1773
 Samuell SPOONER
 b.1656
 d.         
 Experience SPOONER
 b.1702 Dartmouth, MA
 d.         
 Experience WING
 b.1668 Sandwich, MA
 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 LUTHER
 b.1663 Milton, MA
 d.1697 Swansea, MA
 Nathaniel LUTHER
 b.1692 Swansea, MA
 d.1755
 Hopestill BUTTERWORTH
 b.1665
 d.         
 Hannah LUTHER
 b.1757 Swansea, MA
 d.1830
 Nathaniel LUTHER
 b.1719 Swansea, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1763 Swansea, Bristol Co., MA
 Matthew BOOMER
 b.1668 Newport, Co., RI
 d.1744
 Benjamin Luther
 b.1759
 d.         
 Mercy BOOMER
 b.1694 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.         
 Hannah CHURCH
 b.1668 Hingham, MA
 d.1732
 Martha Luther
 b.1762 Swansea, Bristol Co., MA
 d.         
 Matthew BOOMER
 b.1668 Newport, Co., RI
 d.1744
 John Luther
 b.1752
 d.         
 Matthew BOOMER
 b.1689
 d.         
 Hannah CHURCH
 b.1668 Hingham, MA
 d.1732
 Lydia Luther
 b.1754 Swansea, MA
 d.         
 Eleanor BOOMER
 b.1728
 d.         
 Aaron Luther
 b.1755 Swansea, MA
 d.         
 Hannah HATHAWAY
 b.         
 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
 Matthew BOOMER
 b.1668 Newport, Co., RI
 d.1744
 Caleb Boomer
 b.1698 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1770 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 Hannah CHURCH
 b.1668 Hingham, MA
 d.1732
 Martin Boomer
 b.1732 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1804 Fall River, Bristol Co., MA
 Martin Boomer
 b.1766
 d.         
 Sarah Martin
 b.1704 Rehoboth, MA
 d.         
 Nathaniel Boomer
 b.1762
 d.         
 James Boomer
 b.1759
 d.         
 Nathaniel SHEPHERD
 b.1692 Portsmouth, RI
 d.         
 Jemima SHEPHERD
 b.1729 Dartmouth, MA
 d.1773
 Samuell SPOONER
 b.1656
 d.         
 Experience SPOONER
 b.1702 Dartmouth, MA
 d.         
 Experience WING
 b.1668 Sandwich, MA
 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
 Nathaniel SHEPHERD
 b.1692 Portsmouth, RI
 d.         
 Jemima SHEPHERD
 b.1729 Dartmouth, MA
 d.1773
 Samuell SPOONER
 b.1656
 d.         
 Experience SPOONER
 b.1702 Dartmouth, MA
 d.         
 Daniel WING
 b.1617
 d.         
 Experience WING
 b.1668 Sandwich, MA
 d.         
 Anna EWER
 b.         
 d.