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1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
 William Melton
 d.1670 Charles City, Virginia
 William Melton
 b.1647 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1720 New Kent, Virginia
 b.1624 England
 William James Melton
 b.1698 Hanover, Virginia
 d.1752 Hanover, Virginia
 Richard Melton
 b.1670 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1742 Hanover, Virginia
 Robert Melton
 b.1696 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1759 Orange, North Carolina
 Mary Hopwood
 b.1650 Virginia
 d.1700 Virginia
 John Melton
 b.1697 Hanover, Virginia
 d.1753 Hanover, Virginia
 Mary Melton
 b.1702 Hanover, Virginia
 Thomas Melton
 b.1700 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1707 New Kent, Virginia
 Mary Ross
 b.1675 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1750 Hanover, Virginia
 Joel Melton
 b.1704 New Kent, Virginia
 Richard Melton
 b.1687 New Kent, Virginia
 d.1742 Prince William, Virginia