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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
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
 Henry Franklin
 b.1723 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 John Franklin
 b.1725 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Elizabeth Franklin
 b.1727 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Henry Franklin
 b.1697 of Albemarle Co., Virginia
 d.1792 Amhurst Co., Virginia
 James Franklin
 b.1729 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Peggy Franklin
 b.1731 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Sarah Hensley Franklin
 b.1733 of Pittsylvania C, Virginia
 Phebe Franklin
 b.1735 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Margaret ?Unknown
 b.1701 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Joel Franklin
 b.1737 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Samuel Franklin
 b.1739 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 Philadelphia Franklin
 b.1741 of Amhurst Co., Virginia
 d.1781 Amherst, Virginia
 Judith Franklin
 b.1743 of Amhurst Co., Virginia