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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
 William Alford Steddum
 b.1884 Mount Calm, Hill, Texas
 d.1938 Bowie, Texas
 Bee Steddum
 b.1908 Texas
 Willie Belle Steddum
 d.1997 Decatur, Wise, Texas
 Evelyn Steddum
 b.1915 Texas
 Lydia Ann Stuart
 b.1884 Texas
 d.1977 Decatur, Wise, Texas