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Nathaniel Davis
1650 - 1710
Nathaniel Davis was born about 1650 in an unknown place overseas in England and died about 1710 somewhere in Virginia. Dates for birth and death are estimated. He lived to be about 60 years old.

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16 1666 Sir Isaac Newton invents calculus
22 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.
10 1660 During the 1660's plantation owners change the laws and revoke contracts so that the Africans cannot earn their freedom.
13 1663 The Carolina colonies are established after King Charles II grants the territory to eight loyal supporters.
20 1670 In March, the first permanent settlement in South Carolina is established at Albemarle Point (Charles Town, SC).
31 1681 Pennsylvania is founded after William Penn, a Quaker, receives a Royal charter and land grant from King Charles II.
50 1700 By the early 1700's, Virginia and Maryland have established a strong economic and social structure. The planters of the tidewater region, with abundant slave labor, have large houses, an aristocratic way of life, and a desire to follow the art and culture of Europe. Less wealthy German and Scots-Irish immigrants settle inland, populating the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia as well as the Appalachian Mountains. Those on the frontier build small cabins and cultivate corn and wheat.
1 1651 England's Civil Wars end
10 1660 Louis XIV of France marries Maria Teresa Infanta of Spain
16 1666 Great Fire of London
20 1670 Hudson Bay Company formed (English)
23 1673 England's Test Act excludes Roman Catholics from holding office
39 1689 England's Bill of Rights created. European Nine Year's War begin and grows into a world-wide event. It ends in 1697.
40 1690 Ireland's Battle of Boyne
43 1693 National debt begins in England
48 1698 Tsar Peter the Great begins traveling Europe
51 1701 England's Act of Settlement created; War of Spanish Succession begins
57 1707 Scotland and England unite to form "Great Britain"

Elizabeth Hughes
Born about 1654 and died about 1740
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Robert Davis
Born somewhere in Virginia about 1680 and died somewhere in Virginia about 1771. He was about 91 years old.

James, Nathaniel , Elizabeth, Sarah, Islam, Robert, Abadiah...
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