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  (b. 9 September 1741 Little Compton, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations   d. 12 June 1833 Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Thomas SIMMONS was born 9 September 1741 in Little Compton, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations

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Thomas  married  Elizabeth MANCHESTER 5 February 1769 in Tiverton, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth MANCHESTER  was born abt. 1743 in Tiverton, Rhode Island, USA (Tiverton, Massachusetts).  Elizabeth died 14 October 1795 in Tiverton, Rhode Island, USA (Tiverton, Massachusetts). 

Thomas SIMMONS died 12 June 1833 in Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA .
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Thomas SIMMONS married flag female ancestor Elizabeth MANCHESTER-- Date: 5 February 1769 Place: Tiverton, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations


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Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA (Adamsville)

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Thomas SIMMONS and Elizabeth MANCHESTER 5 February 1769, Tiverton, Rhode Island, USA (Tiverton, Massachusetts)

He was 27 years old.
News1775 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord. (April 19)
News1776 - American Declaration of Independence (July 4)
News1776 - Congress renames the nation 'United States of America' (September 9)
News1777 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted (November 15)

Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA (Cedar Crest) (South Duxbury) (West Duxbury)
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News1787 - U.S. Constitution ratified (September 17)
News1791 - The Bill of Rights takes effect (December 15)
1795 Death of Spouse/Partner
Elizabeth MANCHESTER died 14 October 1795, Tiverton, Rhode Island, USA (Tiverton, Massachusetts)

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Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA (Cedar Crest) (South Duxbury) (West Duxbury)
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News1803 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain. (October 20)
News1805 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific (November 15)
NewsThe War of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and Great Britain, lasting from 1812 to 1815. It was primarily fueled by issues such as trade restrictions due to Britain's ongoing war with France, impressment of American sailors into the British Navy, and British support of Native American tribes against American expansion. The war ended with the Treaty of Ghent, restoring pre-war boundaries but resolving few of the initial disputes.
News1826 - Former U.S. Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.
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News1827 - The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.
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Name: Thomas Simmons
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 12 Jun 1833
Death Place: Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Age: 92
Birth Date: 1741
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01696-2
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 416800
Reference ID: page 271

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Did You Know?The first mention of Rhode Island in writing ('isola di Rhode') was made by explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano in 1524 (he refers to an island near the mouth of Narragansett Bay which he compares to the Island of Rhodes in the Mediterranean). Some attribute the name to Dutch explorer Adriaen Block ('Roode Eylandt'), again because its red clay is similar to the Greek island of Rhodes. (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1633 - New England
1633 - 1662 - Providence Plantations
1663 - 1685 - Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1790 - Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
May 29, 1790 - Rhode Island becomes 13th U.S. state

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