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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
 William Ricks
 b.1698 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Isaac Ricks
 b.1702 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Isaac Ricks (?Rickesis)(?Rix)
 b.1638 Norfolk, England
 d.1731 Chuckatuck, Virginia
 Jacob Ricks
 b.1704 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Isaac Ricks
 b.1669 Southhampton C, Virginia
 d.1748 Chowan C, North Carolina
 Benjamin Ricks
 b.1707 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Kathren ?Unknown
 b.1645 Jamestown, Virginia
 d.1717 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 Robert Ricks
 b.1709 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Richard Ricks
 b.1711 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Michael McKinnie(?MacQuinay)
 b.1642 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 d.1686 Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
 Abraham Ricks
 b.1713 Edgecomb, North Carolina
 d.         
 Sarah McKinnie
 b.1673 Chowan C, North Carolina
 d.         
 Alice Ricks
 b.1715 Middletow, Rhode Island
 d.         
 Elizabeth ?Unknown
 b.1646
 d.         
 Elizabeth Ricks
 b.1720 Virginia
 d.         
 Miss Ricks
 b.1724 Virginia
 d.