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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
 Jarred E Branson
 b.1754 Grayson, Virginia
 d.1831 Gasconade, Missouri
 Thomas Branson
 b.1778
 d.1851 Third Creek, Missouri
 Sarah Shockley
 b.1756 Grayson, Virginia
 d.1775 Gasconade, Missouri
 Thomas Branson
 b.1823 Tennessee
 d.          Osage, Missouri
 Stephen Branson
 b.1864 Maries, Missouri
 d.1941 Rolla, Phelps, Missouri
 Alma Susan McGowan
 b.1787 Virginia
 d.1850 Gasconade, Missouri
 Burton Cooper Branson
 b.1867 Maries, Missouri
 d.1949 Fillmore, California
 Elvira Mathilda Cox
 b.1832 Missouri
 d.1894 Byron, Osage, Missouri