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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
 Mr. Harrington
 b.         
 d.         
 Barbara Harrington
 b.         
 d.         
 Stephen B. Chafee
 b.1870 Connecticut
 d.1910
 Jairus Madison Chafee
 b.1895 CT
 d.1948
 Lillian May Evans
 b.1872 Chatham, CT
 d.1930
 Marjorie E. Chafee
 b.1915 CT
 d.2003 CT
 Emma Johnson
 b.1897 CT
 d.1990




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
 Joseph P. O'Brien
 b.         
 d.         
 Judi O'Brien
 b. Private
 d.         
 Stephen B. Chafee
 b.1870 Connecticut
 d.1910
 Jairus Madison Chafee
 b.1895 CT
 d.1948
 Lillian May Evans
 b.1872 Chatham, CT
 d.1930
 Dorothy R. Chafee
 b.1917 Middletown, CT
 d.2007 Middletown, CT
 Emma Johnson
 b.1897 CT
 d.1990




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
 Joshua Boomer
 b.1734 Freetown, MA
 d.         
 Sarah Martin
 b.1704 Rehoboth, MA
 d.         
 Ephraim ELSBREE
 b.1700
 d.1760 Freetown, MA
 Rebecca Elsbree
 b.1737
 d.         
 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




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
 Henry BRIGHTMAN
 b.1640 England
 d.1728 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 Joseph BRIGHTMAN
 b.1691 Portsmouth, RI
 d.1753 Freetown, Bristol Co., RI
 
 
 
 Joseph BRIGHTMAN
 b.1718 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.         
 
 
 
 Henry BRIGHTMAN
 b.1742 Freetown, Bristol Co., MA
 d.1825
 Jonathan HILL
 b.1657 MA or RI
 d.1731 Prudence Island, RI
 Jonathan HILL
 b.1685
 d.1738
 Unknown Wife
 b.         
 d.         
 Rebecca HILL
 b.1723 Swansea, Bristol Co., MA
 d.         
 Richard HALE
 b.         
 d.         
 Elizabeth HALE
 b.1685 Rehoboth, MA
 d.1756 MA
 Mary Unknown
 b.         
 d.         



 Joseph READ
 b.         
 d.         
 Mary READ
 b.         
 d.         
 Mary DEANE
 b.         
 d.