Minister and teacher, Samuel Newman leaves Weymouth with a group of followers to settle in the new community of Rehoboth with room for all to live.
As tension mounts throughout the colonies against the British crown, Rehoboth's 3,500 residents, mostly
subsistance famers, celebrate the town's centennial.
The Industrial Revolution has transformed America and shifted the state economy. Rehoboth reaches a peak in manufacturing while population declines down to 2000.
World War II rages on as Rehoboth's tri-centennial is celebrated on the
home front with a population of 3000. Rehoboth begins to transform into a
Amidst political and cultural upheaval, the town's 325th anniversary is celebrated with a restoration of the one-room Hornbine School. Population is now over 6000.
The town's 350th is marked with a year of events, parades, a barn raising, and bringing back the Rehoboth Minute Company. Nearly 9000 residents now call Rehoboth home.
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