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1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 Jeremiah C Clemens
 b.1732 Hunterdon, New Jersey
 d.1811 Amherst, Virginia
 Gershom Clemens
 b.1766 Amherst, Virginia
 d.1839 Carrsville, Kentucky
 Elizabeth Moore
 b.1740 Trenton, New Jersey
 d.1811 Trenton, New Jersey
 Gershom Gillespie Clemens
 b.1821 Livingston, Kentucky
 d.1846 Cloud, Kansas
 John E Clemens
 b.1835
 d.          Cloud, Kansas
 Margaret Trimble Gillespie
 b.1780 Abbeville, South Carolina
 d.1839 Livingston, Kentucky
 Francis Clemens
 b.1841
 d.         
 Mary A Lemon
 b.1813
 d.