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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
 Benton Modglin
 b.1790 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1851 Johnson, Illinois
 Pleasant Haley Modglin
 b.1817 Lebanon, Tennessee
 d.1859 Bluff City, Arkansas
 Martha Patsy Haley
 b.1800 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1829 Grantsburg, Illinois
 Thomas Marion Modglin
 d.1925 Metropolis, Illinois
 James Armstrong Whiteside
 b.1782 Rutherfor, North Carolina
 d.1848 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 Martha Ann Modglin
 b.1867 Illinois
 Louise Jane Whiteside
 b.1823 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 d.1907 Webster, Pope, Illinois
 Elizabeth Hobbs Rose
 b.1785 Randolph, Illinois
 d.1860 Pope, Illinois
 Edgar M Modglin
 b.1873 Pope, Illinois
 d.1937 Johnson, Illinois
 Cora Jane Modglin
 b.1879 Pope, Illinois
 d.1963 McCracken, Kentucky
 Rebecca Ann Allen
 b.1848 Kentucky
 d.1882 Pope, Illinois
 Sarah Allen