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1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
 Davis Grisham
 b.1790 North Carolina
 d.1872 Pope, Illinois
 Henry Haden Grisham
 b.1878 Illinois
 George Washington GRISHAM
 b.1825 Tennessee
 d.          Pope, Illinois
 Margery Ann Grisham
 b.1876 Illinois
 Sarah E Sally Gregory
 b.1798 Smith, Tennessee
 d.1878 Pope, Illinois
 Joseph Douglas Grisham
 b.1871 Pope, Illinois
 Samantha Isabel Grisham
 b.1869 Pope, Illinois
 Nancy Jane Slankard
 b.1841 Illinois
 d.          Pope, Illinois