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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
 Adam Welker
 b.1772 of Surrey , North Carolina
 d.1850 Henry Co.,  Indiana
 Adam Welker
 b.1806 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 d.1879
 Sarah ?Unknown
 b.1769 of Rowan , North Carolina
 d.1840
 Anna Keaton
 b.         
 d.