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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
 William Polland
 Thomas Howard
 Thomas Howard
 b.1815 Wrexham, Wales
 d.1906 Salt Lake City, Utah
 Sarah MacKell
 Elizabeth Caroline Howard
 b.1842 Wooburn, England
 Martha Savage
 b.1818 Of Wooburn, England