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1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
 Walter Edward Stoddard
 Alanson Decatur Fancher
 b.1817 Poundridge, New York
 d.1899 Poundridge, New York
 Ward Irving Fancher
 b.1849 Poundridge, New York
 d.1926 Glen Cove, New York
 Lydia A. Reynolds
 d.1905 Poundridge, New York
 Leila Fancher
 b.1875 Glen Cove, New York
 Ann Amelia Weeks
 b.1844 Locust Valley, New York
 d.1925 Glen Cove, New York