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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
 David Miller
 Silas Giles Kelly
 b.1811 Tennessee
 d.1888 Schuyler, Illinois
 Eliza J Kelly
 b.1849 Adams, Illinois
 Amos Hobart
 b.1774 Groton, New Hampshire
 d.1842 Carthage, Illinois
 Eliza Ann Hobart
 b.1815 Essex Junction, Vermont
 d.1886 Illinois
 Keziah Chase
 b.1772 Hudson, New Hampshire
 d.1843 Hancock, Illinois