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1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
 Layfette Castor
 Bonnie Maud Castor
 b.1891 Seymour, Missouri
 d.1957 San Francisco, California
 Silas Giles Kelly
 b.1811 Tennessee
 d.1888 Schuyler, Illinois
 Joshua Kelly
 b.1837 Schuyler, Illinois
 Eliza Ann Hobart
 b.1815 Essex Junction, Vermont
 d.1886 Illinois
 Leona Kelly
 b.1866 Illinois
 Sarah E Smith