25 October 1753
Nobleboro, Maine, USA (Nobleborough)
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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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
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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
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 Marriage / Partner
Thomas Hiscock and Anna Knowlton 29 July 1780, Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine, USA
1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.
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1780 Birth of Child
Joseph Hiscock was born 9 December 1780, Nobleboro, Maine, USA (Nobleborough)
1782 Birth of Child
Martha Hiscock was born 21 March 1782, Nobleboro, Maine, USA (Nobleborough)
1785 Birth of Child
Hannah Hiscock was born 12 August 1785, Farmington, Maine, USA
1788 Death of Child
Martha Hiscock died 13 February 1788, Farmington, Maine, USA
1788 Birth of Child
Martha Helen Hiscock was born 14 May 1788, Farmington, Maine, USA
1789 Birth of Child
Mary Hiscock was born 14 August 1789, Farmington, Maine, USA
1791 Birth of Child
Anna Hiscock was born 16 October 1791, Farmington, Maine, USA
1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded
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1795 Birth of Child
Thomas Hiscock was born 2 April 1795, Farmington, Maine, USA
1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy
1796 Birth of Child
Samuel Hiscock was born 19 December 1796, Farmington, Maine, USA
1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered
1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1801 Birth of Child
Sarah Jane Hiscock was born 10 June 1801, Farmington, Maine, USA
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.
1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.
1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding summers were so cold as to suggest a possible future famine. This tendency to frigidity reached its...Read MORE...
24 May 1827
Farmington, Maine, USA
Knowlton Cemetery, Farmington, Maine
Located off the Knowlton Road, Farmington, Franklin Co. Maine