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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
 Thomas Burgess
 b.1668
 d.1743 Little Compton, RI
 John Burgess
 b.1711 Little Compton, RI
 d.         
 Joseph Wilbour
 b.         
 d.         
 Martha Wilbour
 b.1684 Little Compton, RI
 d.1718
 Ann Unknown
 b.         
 d.1747
 Hannah James
 b.1715
 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
 Thomas Burgess
 b.1668
 d.1743 Little Compton, RI
 Jacob Burgess
 b.1717 Little Compton, RI
 d.1768 Little Compton, RI
 Joseph Wilbour
 b.         
 d.         
 Martha Wilbour
 b.1684 Little Compton, RI
 d.1718
 Ann Unknown
 b.         
 d.1747
 Susanna Williston
 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
 Joseph Thurston
 b.         
 d.         
 Thomas Burgess
 b.1668
 d.1743 Little Compton, RI
 Mercy Burgess
 b.1722 Little Compton, RI
 d.         
 Patience Unknown
 b.         
 d.1746 Little Compton, RI




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
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
 William Wilbour
 b.         
 d.         
 Thomas Burgess
 b.1668
 d.1743 Little Compton, RI
 Esther Burgess
 b.1696
 d.         
 Edward RICHMOND
 b.1632 England
 d.1696 Little Compton, RI
 Esther Richmond
 b.1669
 d.1706
 Abigail DAVIS
 b.1637
 d.1675




1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
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
 Charles Capwell
 b.1796 RI
 d.1860
 Searles Capwell
 b.1838 West Greenwich, RI
 d.1916
 Nettie Capwell
 b.1874
 d.         
 Phebe Austin
 b.1802 RI
 d.1860
 Evangeline "Eva" Capwell
 b.1861 RI
 d.1942
 James Greene
 b.1776
 d.1852
 James Greene
 b.1812 RI
 d.1888
 Mary Brown
 b.1776 West Greenwich, RI
 d.1812
 Susan Dawson Greene
 b.1842 PA or RI
 d.1907
 Lois Ann Unknown
 b.1808 RI
 d.1868