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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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
 Sarah Steddum
 Samuel Steddum
 Samuel Steddum
 b.1789 Kentucky
 d.1876 Hill, Texas
 Margaret Steddum
 John Ayars
 b.1679 Fairfield, New Jersey
 d.1741 Cohansey, New Jersey
 John Steddum
 John Ayars
 b.1736 New Jersey
 Cecilia Colwell
 b.1690 Swansea, Massachusetts
 George W Steddum
 Mary Ayers
 b.1764 Kentucky
 John Jarman
 d.1768 Shiloh, New Jersey
 Susannah Jarman
 b.1741 Hopewell, New Jersey
 Catherine Ayars
 b.1707 Fairfield, New Jersey
 d.1760 Shiloh, New Jersey