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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
 Jonathan Ricks
 b.1772 Nash Co., North Carolina
 d.1844 Donaldson Cre, Kentucky
 Joel Ricks
 b.1804 Donaldson Cre, Kentucky
 d.1888 Logan, Cache, Utah
 Temperance ?Overton Edwards
 b.1773 Nash Co., North Carolina
 d.1844 Donaldson Cre, Kentucky
 Thomas Edwin Ricks
 b.1828 Donaldson Cre, Kentucky
 d.1901 Rexburg, Madison, Idaho
 Christopher Martin
 b.1766 of Madison Co., Kentucky
 Eleanor Martin
 b.1807 Clark Co., Kentucky
 d.1882 Logan, Cache, Utah
 Ann Turner
 b.1774 of Worden, Illinois
 d.1844 near Worden, Illinois
 Ellen Marie Yallop