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1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
 Isaac J. Fancher
 b.1838 Cole Co., Illinois
 d.1890 Clay Co., Illinois
 Isaac Hagle Fancher
 b.1870 Clay Co., Illinois
 d.1951 Rock Island, Illinois
 Martha Jane Winchester
 b.1841
 d.1911
 Robert Loren Fancher
 b.1902 Louisville, Clay, Illinois
 d.1986 Geneseo, Henry, Illinois
 Emma Alice Trober
 b.1881
 d.         
 Belva Hammer
 b.1902
 d.