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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
 Samuel Steddum
 b.1789 Kentucky
 d.1876 Hill, Texas
 Napoleon Bonapart Steddum
 b.1847 Sabine Pass, Texas
 d.1933 Rising Star, Texas
 Mary Ellen Jones
 b.1826 Mississippi
 d.1925 Mount Calm, Hill, Texas
 Ephriham Wilson Steddum
 b.1881 Hill, Texas
 d.1970 Houston, Harris, Texas
 
 
 
 Benson Leroy Steddum
 b.1935 Texas
 d.         
 Edith Roos Matson
 b.1902 Texas
 d.