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1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
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
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
 Thomas Branson
 b.1778
 d.1851 Third Creek, Missouri
 Thomas Branson
 b.1823 Tennessee
 d.          Osage, Missouri
 Alma Susan McGowan
 b.1787 Virginia
 d.1850 Gasconade, Missouri
 Manila Edith Branson
 b.1899 Chamois, Osage, Missouri
 d.1986 Riverside, California
 Stephen Branson
 b.1864 Maries, Missouri
 d.1941 Rolla, Phelps, Missouri
 Elsie May Branson
 b.1901 Jasper, Missouri
 d.         
 Elvira Mathilda Cox
 b.1832 Missouri
 d.1894 Byron, Osage, Missouri
 Elva Branson
 b.1902 Cheyenne, Oklahoma
 d.1975
 George W Copher
 b.1822 Tennessee
 d.1887 Maries, Missouri
 Lillie May Branson
 b.1903
 d.1954
 Aaron Henry Coffer
 b.1855 Maries, Missouri
 d.1945 Ventura, California
 Sarah Ann Willis
 b.1821 Indiana
 d.1908 Jefferson City, Missouri
 Sarah Ann Elizabeth Coffer
 b.1878 Maries, Missouri
 d.1934 Chico, Butte, California
 George Bailey
 b.1832 Tennessee
 d.         
 Cyntha Ellen Bailey
 b.1858 Maries, Missouri
 d.1928 Fillmore, California
 Elisabeth Shepard
 b.1847 Georgia
 d.