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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
 Daniel Wise
 Valentine Wise
 b.1730 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
 d.1793 Jefferson, Kentucky
 Margaret Wise
 Nicholas Wise
 b.1792 Breckinridge, Kentucky
 d.1837 Jefferson, Missouri
 Jacob Wise
 b.1764 Frederick, Maryland
 d.1850 Jefferson, Missouri
 Elizabeth Wise
 Katie Franz
 b.1734 Rhine, Dodge, Georgia
 d.1849 Charlestown, Indiana
 Nancy Wise
 Jacob Wise
 b.1803 Breckinridge, Kentucky
 d.1860 Johnson, Arkansas
 Jonathan Wise
 Ann Rice
 b.1777 Breckinridge, Kentucky
 d.1840 Jefferson, Missouri
 Valentine Wise
 b.1813 Breckinridge, Kentucky
 d.1850 Boston, Arkansas