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1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
 Thomas Claibourne
 Mary Claiborne
 b.1622 Romancoke, Virginia
 William Claibourne
 b.1600 Crayford, Essex, England
 d.1676 Romancoke, Virginia
 Jane Claibourne
 b.1636 Romancoke, Virginia
 Sarah Smith
 William Claibourne
 b.1638 Romancoke, Virginia
 Leonard Claibourne
 b.1640 Romancoke, Virginia
 John Butler
 John Claibourne
 b.1645 Romancoke, Virginia
 Elizabeth Butler(Boteler)
 b.1610 Little Burch, England
 Thomas Claibourne
 b.1647 Romancoke, Virginia
 Jane Elliot