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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
 Jesse Melton
 b.1760 Charlottesville, Virginia
 d.1840 Henderson, Kentucky
 Carter Montgomery Melton
 b.1785 Rutherfor, North Carolina
 d.1859 Newton, Missouri
 Mary Elizabeth Carter
 b.1760 Burke, North Carolina
 d.1840 Henderson, Kentucky
 Callaway Melton
 b.1817 McMinn, Tennessee
 d.1900 Dallas, Missouri
 Mary Eleanor Moore
 b.1797 McMinn, Tennessee
 d.          Newton, Missouri
 Marion Melton
 b.1853 Missouri
 Thomas Tucker
 b.1790 North Carolina
 d.1868 Hickory, Missouri
 Eliza Louisa Tucker
 b.1814 Tennessee
 d.1900 Dallas, Missouri
 Mary Porch
 b.1793 North Carolina
 d.1868 St Clair, Missouri