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