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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
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 Richard Fancher
 b.1731 New Caanan, Connecticut
 d.1778 Roxbury, New Jersey
 Ephraim Fancher
 b.1763 Roxbury, New Jersey
 d.1830 Indiana
 Sarah Douglas
 b.1735 Colchester, Connecticut
 d.1840 Florida, New York
 John Fancher
 b.1786 Sussex Co., New Jersey
 d.1884 Montrose, Pennsylvania
 Margaret Nitzer
 b.1760
 d.1830 Indiana
 William Fancher
 b.1811 Bridgewater, Pennsylvania
 d.1889 Montrose, Pennsylvania
 Phoebe Coon
 b.1793 Bramtrim, Pennsylvania
 d.1857 Bridgewater, Pennsylvania