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1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
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
 James Modglin
 b.1792 North Carolina
 d.1860 Pope, Illinois
 Francis Marion Modglin
 b.1836 Illinois
 d.1877 Massac, Illinois
 Lucinda Kennedy
 b.1794 North Carolina
 d.1844 Pope, Illinois
 Guy Frank Modglin
 b.1874 Illinois
 Merrel Modglin
 b.1899 Illinois
 Clarrisa Marzee Lunn
 b.1842 Tennessee
 Orchtroas Modglin
 b.1904 Illinois
 d.1981 Metropolis, Illinois
 Frank W Modglin
 b.1912 Illinois
 Lula Ragsdale
 b.1873 Johnson, Illinois
 d.1943 Metropolis, Illinois