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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
 David Welker
 b.1801 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 d.1845 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 Adam Welker
 b.1772 of Surrey , North Carolina
 d.1850 Henry Co.,  Indiana
 James Robert Welker
 b.1803 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 d.1844 Adam Co., Illinois
 Adam Welker
 b.1806 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 Sarah Welker
 b.1810 Rowan Co, North Carolina
 d.1854 Davies Co., Missoure
 William Welker
 b.1811 Ashe Co., North Carolina
 d.1886 Henry Co., Indiana
 Sarah ?Unknown
 b.1769 of Rowan , North Carolina