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1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
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
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
 Jonathan Pickering
 Samuel W. Pickering
 b.1791 Solebury Township, PA.
 d.1842 Frankford
 Mary Williams
 b.1753 Shrewsbury, NJ
 Edward Pickering
 b.1835 Pennsylvania
 Jesse Walton
 b.1771 Frankford, Pennsylvania
 Elizabeth Love Walton
 b.1806 Pennsylvania
 b.1776 Philadelphi, Pennsylvania
 Anna Pickering
 b.1876 Oakley, PA.
 John Rowlett
 b.1772 Finsbury, England
 d.1846 Philadelphi, Pennsylvania
 John Rowlett
 Mary Edwards
 b.1778 Cheltenham Townshi, PA
 d.1834 cheltenham, Pennsylvania
 Rebecca Rowlett
 b.1841 Pennsylvania
 Thomas Phipps
 Drucilla Phipps
 Sarah Walmsley