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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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
 Truman Modglin
 b.1750 Chatham, North Carolina
 d.1820 Wilson, Tennessee
 Benton Modglin
 b.1790 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1851 Johnson, Illinois
 Mary Ann Burns
 b.1770 Ireland
 d.1845 Johnson, Illinois
 Benton Modglin
 b.1836 Grantsburg, Illinois
 d.1878 Johnson, Illinois
 David Haley
 b.1760 Halifax, Virginia
 d.1839 Roane, Tennessee
 Nancy Jane Modglin
 b.1862 Illinois
 Martha Patsy Haley
 b.1800 Wilson, Tennessee
 d.1829 Grantsburg, Illinois
 Elizabeth Brooks
 b.1767 Virginia
 d.1815 Roane, Tennessee
 Joseph Eagleston Modglin
 b.1869 Johnson, Illinois
 d.1942 Brookport, Illinois
 Elizabeth Allen