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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
 James Glass
 b.1761 Donegal, Ireland
 d.1837 Pope, Illinois
 David Barnhill Glass
 b.1790 York, South Carolina
 d.1873 Pope, Illinois
 Hannah Elizabeth Barnhill
 b.1761 York, South Carolina
 d.1841 Pope, Illinois
 Francis Stevenson Glass
 b.1822 Pope, Illinois
 d.1901 Ridgeway, Gallatin, Illinois
 b.1788 Mecklenb, North Carolina
 d.1842 Livingston, Kentucky
 Cordelia Jane Randolph