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Dye Family History in context with World History
Year Historical Event United States President in office War
1492Columbus discovered America       
1607Jamestown, Virginia first permanent settlement in America       
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1610Laurens Duyts was born in Holstein, Denmark       
1611The King James Bible was published       
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1614New Amsterdam (now New York City) settled by the Dutch       
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1639Lauren Duyts came to America aboard the ship "De Brant van Troyen" or "Fire of Troy" from Denmark (now a part of Germany).       
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1642Sir Isaac Newton born       
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1644Hans Laurentszen Duyts was born in New Amsterdam.       
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1668Laurens Duyts died in New Jersey       
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1680John Laurens Dey was born in Staten Island, New York.       
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1685Johann Sebastian Bach was born       
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1708Hans Laurentszen Duyts died in New York.       
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1724Vincent Dey was born in New Jersey.       
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1732George Washington was born.       
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1747Daniel Dye, Sr., was born in Middlesex County, New Jersey.       
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1751John Laurens Dey died in New Jersey.       
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1754       French and Indian Wars
1755       French and Indian Wars
1756       French and Indian Wars
1757       French and Indian Wars
1758       French and Indian Wars
1759       French and Indian Wars
1760       French and Indian Wars
1761       French and Indian Wars
1762       French and Indian Wars
1763       American Revolution
1764       American Revolution
1765       American Revolution
1766       American Revolution
1767       American Revolution
1768       American Revolution
1769James Watt patented his steam engine.      American Revolution
1770       American Revolution
1771       American Revolution
1772       American Revolution
1773Boston Tea Party      American Revolution
1774       American Revolution
1775       American Revolution
1776Declaration of Independence      American Revolution
1777       American Revolution
1778       American Revolution
1779       American Revolution
1780David Dye, Sr., was born -- not sure where.      American Revolution
1781       American Revolution
1782       American Revolution
1783       American Revolution
1784       American Revolution
1785       American Revolution
1786       American Revolution
1787       American Revolution
1788       American Revolution
1789   1George Washington  American Revolution
1790   1George Washington   
1791   1George Washington   
1792   1George Washington   
1793   1George Washington   
1794   1George Washington   
1795   1George Washington   
1796Vincent Dey died in Prince William Country, Virginia.  1George Washington   
1797 2John Adams1George Washington   
1798 2John Adams     
1799 2John Adams     
1800 2John Adams     
1801 2John Adams3Thomas Jefferson   
1802   3Thomas Jefferson   
1803Louisiana Purchase.  3Thomas Jefferson   
1804   3Thomas Jefferson   
1805   3Thomas Jefferson   
1806   3Thomas Jefferson   
1807William Dye was born in Monroe County, Ohio.  3Thomas Jefferson   
1808   3Thomas Jefferson   
1809 4James Madison3Thomas Jefferson   
1810 4James Madison     
1811 4James Madison     
1812 4James Madison    War of 1812 against Great Britain
1813 4James Madison    War of 1812
1814 4James Madison    War of 1812
1815 4James Madison     
1816 4James Madison     
1817 4James Madison5James Monroe   
1818   5James Monroe   
1819   5James Monroe   
1820   5James Monroe   
1821   5James Monroe   
1822   5James Monroe   
1823   5James Monroe   
1824   5James Monroe   
1825Daniel Dye, Sr., died in Monroe County, Ohio.6John Quincy Adams5James Monroe   
1826 6John Quincy Adams     
1827 6John Quincy Adams     
1828 6John Quincy Adams     
1829 6John Quincy Adams7Andrew Jackson   
1830   7Andrew Jackson   
1831   7Andrew Jackson   
1832   7Andrew Jackson   
1833   7Andrew Jackson   
1834Jesse Lindsey Dye was born in Monroe County, Ohio.  7Andrew Jackson   
1835   7Andrew Jackson   
1836   7Andrew Jackson  The Alamo
1837 8Martin Van Buren7Andrew Jackson   
1838David Dye, Sr., died in Monroe County, Ohio.8Martin Van Buren     
1839 8Martin Van Buren     
1840 8Martin Van Buren     
1841 8Martin Van Buren9William Henry Harrison10John Tyler 
1842     10John Tyler 
1843     10John Tyler 
1844     10John Tyler 
1845Irish Potato Famine11James Knox Polk  10John Tyler 
1846 11James Knox Polk    Mexican - American War
1847 11James Knox Polk    Mexican - American War
1848 11James Knox Polk    Mexican - American War
1849 11James Knox Polk12Zachary Taylor   
1850   12Zachary Taylor13Millard Fillmore 
1851     13Millard Fillmore 
1852     13Millard Fillmore 
1853 14Franklin Pierce  13Millard Fillmore 
1854 14Franklin Pierce     
1855 14Franklin Pierce     
1856Sigmund Freud was born14Franklin Pierce     
1857Thomas Harrison Dye was born in Wayne County, Illinois.14Franklin Pierce15James Buchanan   
1858   15James Buchanan   
1859   15James Buchanan   
1860   15James Buchanan   
1861   15James Buchanan16Abraham LincolnCivil War
1862     16Abraham LincolnCivil War
1863The Battle of Gettysburg.    16Abraham LincolnCivil War
1864     16Abraham LincolnCivil War
1865Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.17Andrew Johnson  16Abraham LincolnCivil War Over 620,000 Americans died in the war.
1866 17Andrew Johnson     
1867 17Andrew Johnson     
1868 17Andrew Johnson     
1869 17Andrew Johnson18Ulysses S. Grant   
1870   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1871   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1872   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1873   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1874   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1875   18Ulysses S. Grant   
1876Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone.  18Ulysses S. Grant  Battle of Little Big Horn
1877Thomas Harrison Dye with his young wife and in company with his uncle Thomas Dye and a group of others emigrated from Wayne County Illinois to Logan, Phillips County, Kansas via wagon train, 28 days in route.  18Ulysses S. Grant19Rutherford B. Hayes 
1878Fred Henry Dye was born in Logan, Kansas (Brad's grandfather).    19Rutherford B. Hayes 
1879     19Rutherford B. Hayes 
1880William Dye died in Logan, Kansas. About this time Thomas Harrison Dye (William's grandson) with his wife and his two oldest children who were born in Logan, moved back to Wayne County, Illinois.    19Rutherford B. Hayes 
1881 20James A. Garfield21Chester A. Arthur19Rutherford B. Hayes 
1882   21Chester A. Arthur   
1883   21Chester A. Arthur   
1884   21Chester A. Arthur   
1885The Statue of Liberty arrives in the United States.  21Chester A. Arthur22Grover Cleveland 
1886     22Grover Cleveland 
1887     22Grover Cleveland 
1888     22Grover Cleveland 
1889 23Benjamin Harrison  22Grover Cleveland 
1890 23Benjamin Harrison     
1891 23Benjamin Harrison     
1892 23Benjamin Harrison     
1893 23Benjamin Harrison24Grover Cleveland   
1894   24Grover Cleveland   
1895   24Grover Cleveland   
1896   24Grover Cleveland25William McKinley 
1897     25William McKinley 
1898     25William McKinleySpanish American War
1899     25William McKinley 
1900     25William McKinley 
1901 26Theodore Roosevelt  25William McKinley 
1902 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1903 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1904 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1905 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1906 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1907 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1908 26Theodore Roosevelt     
1909 26Theodore Roosevelt27William Howard Taft   
1910   27William Howard Taft   
1911   27William Howard Taft   
1912Wilbur Fred Dye was born in Wayne County, Illinois.  27William Howard Taft   
1913   27William Howard Taft28Woodrow Wilson 
1914Jesse Lindsey Dye died in Wayne County, Illinois.    28Woodrow WilsonWorld War I
1915     28Woodrow WilsonWorld War I
1916     28Woodrow WilsonWorld War I
1917     28Woodrow WilsonWorld War I
1918     28Woodrow WilsonWorld War I
1919     28Woodrow Wilson 
1920     28Woodrow Wilson 
1921 29Warren G. Harding  28Woodrow Wilson 
1922 29Warren G. Harding     
1923 29Warren G. Harding30Calvin Coolidge   
1924   30Calvin Coolidge   
1925   30Calvin Coolidge   
1926   30Calvin Coolidge   
1927Charles Lindberg's first transatlantic air flight.  30Calvin Coolidge   
1928   30Calvin Coolidge   
1929The Great Depression began.  30Calvin Coolidge31Herbert C. Hoover 
1930     31Herbert C. Hoover 
1931     31Herbert C. Hoover 
1932     31Herbert C. Hoover 
1933Adolf Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany.32Franklin D. Roosevelt  31Herbert C. Hoover 
1934 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1935 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1936 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1937 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1938 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1939 32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1940Thomas Harrison Dye died in Wayne County, Illinois.32Franklin D. Roosevelt     
1941 December 7, the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor. This was the first "day of infamy" in U.S. History, in which many innocent people were killed. 32Franklin D. Roosevelt    World War II
1942Bradley Fred Dye was born in St. Louis, Missouri. There was no hospital in Fairfield, Illinois, so his parents went to St. Louis.32Franklin D. Roosevelt    World War II
1943 32Franklin D. Roosevelt    World War II
1944D-Day32Franklin D. Roosevelt    World War II
1945First Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan.32Franklin D. Roosevelt33Harry S. Truman  World War II Total deaths: 52,199,262
1946   33Harry S. Truman   
1947   33Harry S. Truman   
1948   33Harry S. Truman   
1949   33Harry S. Truman   
1950   33Harry S. Truman  Korean War
1951   33Harry S. Truman  Korean War
1952Fred Henry Dye died in Wayne County, Illinois.  33Harry S. Truman  Korean War
1953   33Harry S. Truman34Dwight D. EisenhowerKorean War
1954     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1955     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1956     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1957Troops sent to Little Rock, Arkansas to integrate Central High School.    34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1958     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1959     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1960     34Dwight D. Eisenhower 
1961 35John F. Kennedy  34Dwight D. EisenhowerViet Nam War
1962John Glenn was first American to orbit the Earth.35John F. Kennedy    Viet Nam War
1963President John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald.35John F. Kennedy36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1964Civil Rights Act of 1964  36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1965   36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1966   36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1967   36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1968Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy were assassinated.  36Lyndon B. Johnson  Viet Nam War
1969Neil Armstrong first man on the Moon, Apollo XI. Gregory D. Dye, 21 years old, died in a hunting accident.  36Lyndon B. Johnson37Richard M. NixonViet Nam War
1970     37Richard M. NixonViet Nam War
1971     37Richard M. NixonViet Nam War
1972     37Richard M. NixonViet Nam War
1973     37Richard M. NixonViet Nam War
1974 38Gerald R. Ford  37Richard M. Nixon 
1975 38Gerald R. Ford     
1976 38Gerald R. Ford     
1977 38Gerald R. Ford39James E. Carter, Jr.   
1978   39James E. Carter, Jr.   
1979   39James E. Carter, Jr.   
1980   39James E. Carter, Jr.   
1981   39James E. Carter, Jr.40Ronald W. Reagan 
1982     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1983     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1984     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1985     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1986Wilbur Fred Dye died in Hollywood, Florida.    40Ronald W. Reagan 
1987     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1988     40Ronald W. Reagan 
1989 41George H.W. Bush  40Ronald W. Reagan 
1990 41George H.W. Bush     
1991 41George H.W. Bush    Persian Gulf War
1992 41George H.W. Bush     
1993 41George H.W. Bush42William J. Clinton   
1994   42William J. Clinton   
1995   42William J. Clinton   
1996   42William J. Clinton   
1997   42William J. Clinton   
1998   42William J. Clinton   
1999   42William J. Clinton   
2000   42William J. Clinton   
2001 September 11, the al-Qaeda destroy the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, and severely damage the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. This was the second "day of infamy" in U.S. History, in which many innocent people were killed.   42William J. Clinton43George W. BushAfghanistan War
2002     43George W. BushAfghanistan War
2003      43George W. Bush 
2004      43George W. Bush 
2005      43George W. Bush 
2006      43George W. Bush 
2007      43George W. Bush 
2008           43 George W. Bush  
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