1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.
(1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover
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1763 Marriage / Partner
Samuel Mosher and Alice Gidley 1 October 1763, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists.
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1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed
historyorb.com - June 1, 1774
1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
December 31, 1775
U.S. Revolutionary War
Service: NEW YORK Rank: SOLDIER
Birth: 3-9-1742 DARTMOUTH BRISTOL CO MASSACHUSETTS
Death: 4-23-1815 PROVIDENCE SARATOGA CO NEW YORK
Service Source: ROBERTS, NY IN THE REV, P 249
Service Description: 1) 6TH REGT, DUTCHESS CO MILITIA
Daughters of the American Revolution (services.dar.org)
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1776 - March 17 - British, Get Out!
Colonial troops force British to evacuate Boston.
1776 - May 2: The American revolution gains support from King Louis XVI of France
1777 - July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British
1777 - September 26 - British General William Howe occupies Philadelphia during American Revolution
1777 - October 17 - British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY
February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.
June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.
1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.
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1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded
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1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy
1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered
1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast
1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.
1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.
23 April 1815
, Saratoga County, New York, USA
Died in Providence, Saratoga, New York, USA
From Rootsweb.com "Buried on his farm at Hagedorns Mills.
Samuel was living in Charlotte, Dutchess Co., New York in 1775 when he refused to sign the Association Pact. Deeds place him in Pittstown, Renssalaer Co., 1784 - 86. As a resident of Hoosick, Renssalaer Co., 1790 - 95, he made purchases in Montgomery Co., Early in 1796 he moved to Providence.
His will dated 28 March 1815, is useful in sorting out his children and grandchildren. The heirs were: wife Alice; son Samuel; daughters Elizabeth Chase, Abigail Chase, Ruth Chase, then Shephard, and Esther Haviland; grandchildren Samuel, John, Benjamin, Israel, Joseph, Hannah, Ruth, Jane and Alice Shephard; George, Justice, Daniel, Walter, Stephen, Esther, Annis, Rosannah, Abigail and Elizabeth Chase; and great grandchildren Sallyann and Shephard Wait."
Woodard Cemetery Saratoga County New York, USA