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1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
 John Shupe(Shoop)
 b.1771 Heidelberg, Pennsylvania
 d.1850 Grayson Co., Virginia
 Peter Shupe(Shoop)
 b.1792 Grayson Co., Virginia
 d.1846 Glenwood Mills(Council 
 Louisa (Lucy) Ferguson
 b.1770 Grayson Co., Virginia
 Isaac Shupe
 b.1826 Grayson Co., Virginia
 William Wright
 b.1758 of Grayson, Virginia
 d.1882 of Grayson, Virginia
 Sarah Wright
 b.1793 Grayson Co., Virginia
 d.1846 Glenwood Hills, Iowa
 Susannah Ingram
 Elizabeth Durfey