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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
 Moses Wilkinson
 b.1789 Sowerby, England
 Charles Wilkinson
 b.1816 Edinborough, Scotland
 d.1880 Hoytsville, Summit, Utah
 Ann Bailey
 Moses Wilkinson
 b.1837 Bradford, England
 d.1899 Salt Lake City, Utah
 John Mercer
 b.1779 Allerton, England
 d.1848 Kirby, England
 Sarah Mercer
 b.1815 Hallerton, England
 d.1881 Hoytsville, Summit, Utah
 Mary Hartley
 b.1785 England
 d.1871 Bradford, England
 Sarah Ann Butterworth