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1692 1697Salem Witch Trials: Indian Raids in NewMy relative Gordy England colonies. InMartin, widow of 1697 my ancestorGeorge Martin was Hannah Dustontried and executed killed 10 of herfor witchcraft. Native AmericanPuritan religion was captors and freednot a central part of herself. She was themy ancestry, even first woman in thethough the family America’s to have alived in monument. ThisMassachusetts from shows the start of athe early colonial long line of strongperiod. women in my family.
1720 July, 1733 The first Freemason Lodge in the America’s was founded, the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts. My family members have been Mason’s for generations, including my grandpa who is still today. Many Mason values have been instilled in me.
1866 1870 The University ofNew Hampshire wasfounded as one ofthe early land grantcolleges. Highereducation has beenimportant in myfamily even in thepast. My greatgrandpa Mason andmy mom alsograduated fromUNH.
1910 1915 Rocky MountainThe Boy Scouts of National park wasAmerica was founded. This is thefounded. I have place where I firstbeen in scouting was exposed to thesince first grade and beauty of ourit has taught me environment andmany things about especially elk.camping, leadershipand how not toorganize a largegroup of people.
1930 1941 Bombing of Pearl Harbor: My great grandparents and grandma were in Pearl Harbor when it was bombed, my grandmother still in the womb. He continued to serve and my other great grandpa and grandpa were also in the military.
1990 1997 Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone was published. The Harry Potter story has been the story I have grown up with and has been a way to explore the themes of friendship, love, and good over evil.
Bergs, Mason’s, Bergs immigrate Knights, and from Finland in Stuarts merge 1907 together in Sterling, Mass Stuarts come to colonial Wuertz family America in comes from 1600’s Germany