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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
 Hans Brawand
 b.1705 of Matten, Switzerland
 d.         
 Heinrich Brawand
 b.1738 Matten, Bern, Switzerland
 d.1808
 Anna Wyder
 b.1706 of Matten, Switzerland
 d.         
 Heinrich Brawand
 b.1767 Matten, Bern, Switzerland
 d.1838
 Anna Voegeli
 b.1747 Wilderswil, Switzerland
 d.1828
 Peter Bravandt(Brawand)
 b.1801 Matten, Bern, Switzerland
 d.1856 Big Mountain (between I
 Jakob Heim
 b.         
 d.         
 Jakob Heim
 b.         
 d.1793 Wilderswil, Switzerland
 Elsbeth Von Alman
 b.1723 of Gsteig, Switzerland
 d.1773
 Anna Heim
 b.         
 d.1803
 Heinrich Zwahlen
 b.1723 Csteig, Bern, Switzerland
 d.         
 Anna Zwahlen
 b.1748 Matten, Bern, Switzerland
 d.1827
 Verena Zingrich
 b.1726 Wilderswil, Switzerland
 d.1751