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Year 1776 (MDCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar.

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January 10: Common Sense published

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Declaration independence

July 4: American Declaration of Independence.

September–October Edit

Nathan Hale hanged by British 1776

September 22: British hang spy Nathan Hale in New York City.

November–December Edit

Births Edit

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References Edit

  1. ^ "Timeline of the American Revolutionary War". Independence Hall. Archived from the original on 30 May 2007. Retrieved 2007-06-01. 
  2. ^ Hank Rice, Footnotes in History, "The First Salute." Sons of the American Revolution, June, 2000

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People of the year 1776 at Familypedia

136 people were born in 1776

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Rhoda Abbott (1776-1816)Moses Abbott (1735-1826)Elizabeth Holt (1743-1838)
Elisha Adair (1776-1844)Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)
Annie Albee (1776-1813)
Samuel Alden (1776-1855)Israel Alden (1747-1817)Lucy Thankful Markham (1745-1829)
James Allen (1776-1848)
James Williams Angell (1776-1851)Solomon Angell (1741-1806)Mary Tripp (1748-1819)
Thomas Arbuthnot (1776-1849)John Arbuthnot (c1728-1797)Anne Stone (c1733-1782)
Jacob Arney (1776-1859)Thomas Jones later Erney (c1750-)Jane Smith (c1750-)
Benjamin Ashby (1776-1840)Jonathan Ashby (1746-1797)Lydia Kimball (1748-1793)
Lucretia Baker (1776-1856)Johnathan Baker (1753-1848)Lucretia Hendee or Hurd (1757-1849)
Henry Baring (1776-1848)Francis Baring (1740-1810)Harriet Herring (1750-1804)
Samuel Bate (1776-1849)Samuel Bate (1743-1814)
Charles William Beasley (1776-1837)Henry Beasley (bef1776 )Susannah Trubshaw (bef1776 )
Thomas A. Biddle (1776-1857)Clement Biddle (1740-1814)Rebekah Cornell (c1740-)
Elizabeth Boswell (1776-1863)Richard Boswell (bef1776)Ann Merryweather (bef1776)
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111 children were born to the 55 women born in 1776

93 people died in 1776

 FatherMotherAge at death
Catherine Arnold (1690-1776)Elisha Arnold (1661-1710)Susanna Carpenter (1666-1753)86
Julianna Asguthy (1702-1776)
Ebenezer Baldwin (1745-1776)Ebenezer Baldwin (1710-1792)Bethiah Barker (1719-1762)31
Thomas Baldwin (1701-1776)Thomas Baldwin (1662-1741)Abigail Lay (1673-1753)75
Abigail Bartlett (1703-1776)Benjamin Bartlett (1658-1724)Ruth Pabodie (1658-1724)73
Samuel Bemis (1690-1776)John Bemis (1659-1732)Mary Harrington (1663-1716)86
Alexandru Bogdan (1741-1776)Lupu Bogdan (c1692-c1761)Caterina Sturdza (c1711-c1740)
Katalin Borsy (1704-1776)Mihály Borsy (c1675-c1720)Klára Csanády (c1680-c1740)
Antil Botting (1776-1776)Antil Botting (1740-1801)Jane (bef1761-1777)0
Seth Botts (1713-1776)Thomas Botts (1674-1742)Elizabeth Kennon (1679-1751)
Jonathan Brewster (1705-1776)Daniel Brewster (1666-1735)Hannah Gager (1666-1727)71
Andrew Burnaby (1702-1776)Andrew Burnaby (c1658-1720)Anne (-1766)74
Lydia Bush (1711-1776)Ebenezer Bush (1687-1757)Mary Miriam Taylor (1682-1752)65
Klára Bárczay (1747-1776)Pál Bárczay (c1720-c1770)Katalin Fáy (c1728-c1800)
Charles Cadogan (1685-1776)Henry Cadogan (1642-1715)Bridget Waller (bef1656-1721)91
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6239 people lived in 1776

Reijnouwtje Davids (c1723-aft1753)David
Abigail Abbe (1767-1851)John Abbe (1743-1832)Abial Averill (1738-1832)
Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806)Aarjen Hendriksz Abbenes (c1709-1788)Trijntje Gerrits (c1709-1800)
Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Abigail Abbot (1699-1753)
Benjamin Abbot (1770-1823)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Abigail Abbot (1699-1753)
Elizabeth Abbot (1766-1853)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
John Abbot (1704-1793)John Abbot (1674-1754)Elizabeth Harnden (1756-1693)
John Abbot (1735-1818)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
William Abbot (1748-1793)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
Elizabeth Abbott (1721-1782)John Abbott (-)Elizabeth Birege (-)
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Events of the year 1776 at FamilypediaEdit

80 people were married in 1776.

 Joined with
Isaac Addams (1746-1809)Barbara Ruth (1741-1832)
John Alden (1731-1793)Mary Adams (1735-1774) + Prudence Butler (1778-1845)
William Ernest Archer (1754-1833)Martha Kensey (c1758-1816)
William Arnold (c1751-1831)Mary Stocker (c1755-1842)
Margaret Auchincloss (c1744-1787)James Forlonge (c1744-1806)
Thomas Baglin (c1725-)Hannah (bef1748-)+Betty Hurcombe (bef1776-)
Dorthea Benze (1743-1839)Gebhard Dietrich Gauss (1744-1808)
William Botting (1743)Mary Bates (c1745)
Claus Bremer (1750-1811)Marie Elisabeth Sieben (1752-1814)
Joel Brigham (1751-1829)Catherine Howe (1757-1820)
Thomas Bruce (c1749-1820)Hannah Game (c1752-1834)
Elizabeth Burnap (1738-1812)Jabez Rice (1728-1809)
Sarah Cazneau (1751-1781)Noah Rice (1734-1820)
Henry Cecil, 1st Marquess of Exeter (1754-1804)Emma Vernon (-)+Sarah Hoggins (c1773-1797)+Elizabeth Anne Burrell (1757-1837)
Benjamin Chapman (1754-1810)Anne Lowther (1756-1801)
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There were 0 military battles in 1776.

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