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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
 James Modglin
 b.1792 North Carolina
 d.1860 Pope, Illinois
 Mary Ann Burns
 b.1770 Ireland
 d.1845 Johnson, Illinois
 Francis Marion Modglin
 b.1836 Illinois
 d.1877 Massac, Illinois
 Isaac Kennedy
 b.1751 North Carolina
 d.          Haywood, Tennessee
 Lucinda Kennedy
 b.1794 North Carolina
 d.1844 Pope, Illinois
 Mary Ann Cherry
 b.1772 Halifax, North Carolina
 d.1836 Tennessee
 Marietta Modglin
 b.1858 Pope, Illinois
 d.         
 Nancy Jane Boswell
 b.1836
 d.1858