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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
1584 - 1588 Roanoke Island Colony
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
 John Overton
 b.1577 of Easington, England
 Robert Overton
 b.1609 of Easington, England
 Joananne Palmer
 b.1581 of Yorkshire, England
 William Overton
 b.1638 of Easington, England
 Jeremy Gardiner
 Ann Gardiner
 b.1613 London, England
 Temperance Overton
 b.1669 Hanover Co., Virginia
 d.1709 Hanover Co., Virginia
 John Waters
 b.1592 of Eastcott, England
 d.1626 Eastcott, England
 Samuel Waters
 b.1617 Eastcott, England
 d.1665 St. Sepulchre w/o Newgat
 Alice ?Unknown
 b.1592 Eastcott, England
 Mary (or Elizabeth) Waters
 b.1650 St. Sepulchre, England
 Ann ?Unknown
 b.1619 St. Sepulchre, England