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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
 b.1780 Berkeley Co., (W)VA
 d.1845 La Salle Co., Illinois
 Andrew Jackson Myers
 b.1840 Eden Twp, La Salle, IL
 d.1907 Oceanside, San Diego, CA
 Ellen Hayes
 b.1800 Peru, La Salle, Illinois
 d.          La Salle, Illinois
 Joseph Frederick Meyers
 b.1871 Bell, Texas
 d.          Oceanside, San Diego, CA
 Sophia G. Scott
 b.1843 Missouri
 d.1906 San Diego, CA
 Carl Meyers
 Ada Sledge
 d.1903 Los Angeles, California