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1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
 William Hardy Dayton
 William Fancher
 b.1769 Poundridge, New York
 d.1819 Poundridge, New York
 James Edwin Fancher
 b.1820 Poundridge, New York
 d.1894 Providence, Rhode Island
 Bethla Olmstead
 Martha Mabel Fancher
 b.1870 Springfield, Masschusetts
 d.1925 Marblehea, Masschusetts
 James J. Westfall
 Mary A. Westfall
 b.1835 Nassau, New York
 d.1900 Worcherte, Masschusetts
 Caroline Van Ness