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1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
 Lorenzo Dow Cox
 b.1817 Indiana
 d.1877
 Lorenzo David Cox
 b.1853 Jefferson, Indiana
 d.1909 Mason City, Illinois
 Mary Wilhite Ryker
 b.1821 Jefferson, Indiana
 d.1872
 Joseph Lorenzo Cox
 b.1877 Mason, Illinois
 d.1935 Kenesaw, Nebraska
 Elvin Clyde Cox
 b.1904
 d.1989 Omaha, Nebraska
 Elsie Mabel Moyer 
 b.1858 Illinois
 d.         
 Lorenzo Carl Cox
 b.1903 Mason, Illinois
 d.1994 Phoenix, Arizona
 Theodore Harold Cox
 b.1901 Mason, Illinois
 d.1970 Scotts Bluff, Nebraska
 Mary Jane Toland
 b.1878 Bath, Mason, Illinois
 d.1928 Kenesaw, Nebraska