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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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
 Jacob Syester
 b.1795 VA
 d.1857 Des Moines, IA
 Angeline Syester
 b.1825 Berkeley, VA
 d.1905 Siam, Taylor, IA
 Teter Myers
 d.1838 Berkeley, VA
 Teter Myers
 b.1782 VA
 d.1864 Hedgesville, VA
 Margaret Behr (Beare)
 d.1818 Berkeley Co, (W)VA
 Margaret Myers
 b.1805 Berkeley, VA
 Kathren Kennedy Vincenheller
 d.1841 Hedgesville, Berkeley, VA