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American Revolutionary War Soldier   Sweet  BRIGGS

  (b. abt. 1754   d. 23 October 1850 )  
Summary: Sweet BRIGGS was born abt. 1754 Sweet BRIGGS was the child of

He married  Martha TANNER .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Martha TANNER  was born abt. 1760 .  She died 11 September 1840 . 

Sweet BRIGGS died 23 October 1850
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Sweet BRIGGS married  Martha TANNER-- Place: 

flag Sweet BRIGGS (b.13 August 1782 , South Kingstown, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations   d. 17 October 1872, South Kingstown, Rhode Island, USA )

flag Gorton BRIGGS (b.1790, South Kingstown, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations   d. 1 April 1873, Jamestown, Rhode Island, USA)

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World History (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 webimage/ countrys/ asia/ russia/ rutimeln.htm -

World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.

February 6, 1778

World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.

June 1, 1779

1782 Birth of Child
Sweet BRIGGS was born 13 August 1782 , South Kingstown, Rhode Island, USA (Kingston) (West Kingston) (Matunuck)
World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy

World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...

World History 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.

World History 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.

World History 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.

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre. - January 2, 1839

World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...

Sweet is buried at: Sweet Briggs Jr Lot South Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
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