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1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
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
 Howard Hall
 Cynthia Ann Hall
 Emma Lina Hall
 Benton Modglin
 b.1790 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1851 Johnson, Illinois
 Benton Modglin
 b.1836 Grantsburg, Illinois
 d.1878 Johnson, Illinois
 Martha Patsy Haley
 b.1800 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1829 Grantsburg, Illinois
 Nancy Jane Modglin
 b.1862 Illinois
 Elizabeth Allen