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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
 Welcome Ernst Sprinkle
 b.1808 Wythe Co., VA
 d.1865 Greensburg, WV
 Adolphus M. Sprinkle
 b.1836 Berkeley Co., WV
 d.1907 Martinsburg, WV
 Jacob Myers
 b.1789 Berkeley Co, WV
 d.1855 Berkeley Co, WV
 Oscar S. Sprinkle
 b.1870 WV
 d.1916 Martinsburg, WV
 Catherine Elizabeth Myers
 b.1812 Opequon, WV
 d.1882 Strinesville, WV
 Sarah "Sallie" Walper
 d.1855 Berkeley Co., WV
 Ada Cordelia Sprinkle
 b.1871 Berkeley Co., WV
 d.1926 Martinsburg, WV
 Adolphus Leslie Sprinkle
 b.1873 Martinsburg, WV
 d.1925 Gastonia, NC
 Priscilla J. McDONALD
 b.1842 Greensburg, WV
 d.1904 Martinsburg, WV