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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
 James Thomas Hopper
 b.1847 Little Washington, VA
 d.1916 Martinsburg, WV
 Elmer Marcellus Hopper
 b.1880 Berkeley Co., WV
 d.1928 Martinsburg, WV
 Lorena Elizabeth Hopper
 b.1886 Martinsburg, WV
 d.1964 Berkeley Co., WV
 Conrad Lee Hopper
 b.1888 Martinsburg, WV
 d.1965 Berkeley Co., WV
 Welcome Ernst Sprinkle
 b.1808 Wythe Co., VA
 d.1865 Greensburg, WV
 Marietta Coffman Sprinkle
 b.1853 Berkeley Co., WV
 d.1919 Martinsburg, WV
 Jacob Myers
 b.1789 Berkeley Co, WV
 d.1855 Berkeley Co, WV
 Catherine Elizabeth Myers
 b.1812 Opequon, WV
 d.1882 Strinesville, WV
 Sarah "Sallie" Walper
 d.1855 Berkeley Co., WV