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1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
 Valentine Wightman
 b.1681 Quidnessett, RI
 d.1747 Groton, CT
 Abraham Wightman
 b.1711 Groton, CT
 d.1800 Bozrah, CT
 Susannah Holmes
 b.1682 Newport, RI
 d.1727 Groton, CT
 Aurunah Wightman
 b.1765 Norwich, CT
 d.1830 Allegany Co., NY
 Allen Wightman
 b.1742 CT
 d.1783 Onondaga Co., NY
 John Stark
 Lucy Wightman
 b.1766 NY
 d.1850 Allegany Co., NY
 Susannah Stark
 b.1715 Norwich or Groton, CT
 d.1813 Colchester, CT
 Martha Walworth
 Allen Wightman
 Sarah "Sally" Wightman
 b.1780 NY
 d.1855 Allegany Co., NY
 Cyprian Lathrop
 Simon Wightman
 b.1784 CT
 d.1871 Allegany Co., NY
 Rhoda Lathrop
 b.1747 CT
 d.1783 Onondaga Co., NY
 Mary Stark