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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
 Jacob Ricks
 b.1735 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.         
 Isaac Ricks (?Rickesis)(?Rix)
 b.1638 Norfolk, England
 d.1731 Chuckatuck, Virginia
 Joel Ricks
 b.1737 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.         
 Isaac Ricks
 b.1669 Southhampton C, Virginia
 d.1748 Chowan C, North Carolina
 Kathren ?Unknown
 b.1645 Jamestown, Virginia
 d.1717 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 Lewis Ricks
 b.1741 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.1781 North Carolina
 Benjamin Ricks
 b.1707 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Michael McKinnie(?MacQuinay)
 b.1642 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 d.1686 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 Benjamin Ricks
 b.1742 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.1779
 Sarah McKinnie
 b.1673 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Elizabeth ?Unknown
 b.1646
 d.         
 Molly Ricks
 b.1743 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.         
 Thomnas Ricks
 b.1745 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.         
 William Ricks
 b.1750 Lunenburg Co., Virginia
 d.1832
 Patience Helty
 b.1717 of Edgeco, North Carolina
 d.         
 Josiah Ricks
 b.1755 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Meredith Ricks
 b.1756 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.1780
 John Ricks
 b.1758 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Abraham Ricks
 b.1760 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Sarah Ricks
 b.1761 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Patience Ricks
 b.1763 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.