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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
 John James
 b.         
 d.         
 Heinrich (Henry) Shupe(Shube)
 b.1704 of Heidelberg, Germany
 d.1788 Westmorel, Pennsylvania
 John(Johan) Shupe(Schup)
 b.1730 of Heidelbe, Pennsylvania
 d.1812 Wythe Co., Virginia
 ?Catherine ?Finger
 b.1708 of Heidelbe, Pennsylvania
 d.1762
 Mary Shupe
 b.1782
 d.         
 Anna Catherine Slimp(Schlimp)
 b.1738 of Wythe Co., Virginia
 d.