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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
 Welcome Ernest Sprinkle
 b.1840 Opequon, WV
 d.1895 Hedgeville, WV
 Jacob Myers
 b.1789 Berkeley Co, WV
 d.1855 Berkeley Co, WV
 Zenobia Gertrude Sprinkle
 b.1867 Opequon, WV
 d.1932 Martinsburg, WV
 Catherine Elizabeth Myers
 b.1812 Opequon, WV
 d.1882 Strinesville, WV
 Sarah "Sallie" Walper
 b.1791
 d.1855 Berkeley Co., WV
 Flora Jane Sprinkle
 b.1871 Berkeley Co., WV
 d.1953 Harrisburg, PA
 Alvin E. Sprinkle
 b.1879 Martinsburg, WV
 d.1957
 
 
 
 Rebecca J. Welshans
 b.1844 Berkeley Co, WV
 d.1919 Martinsburg, WV