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Rebecca Taylor Baseden
1608 - 12/20/1689
Rebecca Taylor Baseden was born about 1608 in Hartford, Connecticut and died on December 20, 1689 in Wethersfield, Connecticut. Dates for birth and death are estimated. She lived to be about 82 years old.

Children of Jeremy and Rebecca: Ann Adams 1620 1682 Hester Adams 1622 unknown Hannah Adams 1626 1660 John Adams 1637 1670 Hester Adams 1639 unknown Sarah Adams 1641 1661 Samuel Adams 1645 1645 Daniel Adams 1646 Unknown It lists a Rebecca Greenhill, 1629 1689, i do not at this time know who she belongs to.
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58 1666 Sir Isaac Newton invents calculus
64 1672 The laws of gravity are defined by Isaac Newton; France invades Rhine as Dutch open dikes to flood Amsterdam to keep it from falling under French rule.
2 1610 Pocahontas is captured by the Jamestown Colonists as misunderstandings and hostilities escalate between the two cultures. Two years later she will save John Smith's life.
11 1619 The first slaves are transported to America
12 1620 Massachusetts is established on November 9th, when the Mayflower lands at Plymouth Rock (Cape Cod, Massachusetts) with 101 colonists. Squanto, a Native American captured and taken to Britain several years earlier, travels with them and teaches them how to live off the land. On Nov. 11th, the Mayflower Compact is signed by 41 men and establishes the first form of local government.
13 1621 First treaty between colonists and Native Americans is signed by the Plymouth colonist and the Wampanoag. Squanto acts as a translator.
14 1622 Jamestown has spread and settlements now line both banks of the James River from Hampton Roads to the present site of Richmond.
16 1624 New York is established when thirty families of Dutch colonists arrive. Two years later Peter Minuit, one of the colonists, buys Manhattan Island from the Native Americans and names it New Amsterdam.
22 1630 In March, Boston is established when John Winthrop leads 900 Puritans to establish a colony in Massachusetts Bay. He becomes the first governor.
26 1634 Maryland is established as 200 settlers, many of them Catholic, arrive in the lands granted to Roman Catholic Lord Baltimore.
28 1636 In June, Providence and Rhode Island are founded by Roger Williams, after he is banished for new and dangerous opinions.
52 1660 During the 1660's plantation owners change the laws and revoke contracts so that the Africans cannot earn their freedom.
55 1663 The Carolina colonies are established after King Charles II grants the territory to eight loyal supporters.
62 1670 In March, the first permanent settlement in South Carolina is established at Albemarle Point (Charles Town, SC).
73 1681 Pennsylvania is founded after William Penn, a Quaker, receives a Royal charter and land grant from King Charles II.
34 1642 England's Civil Wars begin
39 1647 The Society of Friends founded. Later this group becomes known as Quakers.
40 1648 King Charles I of England is executed
43 1651 England's Civil Wars end
52 1660 Louis XIV of France marries Maria Teresa Infanta of Spain
58 1666 Great Fire of London
62 1670 Hudson Bay Company formed (English)
65 1673 England's Test Act excludes Roman Catholics from holding office
81 1689 England's Bill of Rights created. European Nine Year's War begin and grows into a world-wide event. It ends in 1697.

Jeremy Adams
Born about 1604 and died on August 11, 1683
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John Adams
Born in Hartford, Connecticut about 1637 and died in Hartford, Connecticut on September 6, 1670. He was about 33 years old.

It is known that John and Abigail were underage at the time of their marriage a record of parental consent was filed in Hartford, Conn. John and Abigail had 8 children one was born after his death in ...
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