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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
 Jacob Banta Van Osdol
 b.1788 Mercer Co., KY
 d.1872 Switzerland Co., IN
 Thomas Jefferson Van Osdol
 b.1813 Henry Co., KY
 d.1886
 Susannah Smith
 b.         
 d.         
 Charlotte Eastwood
 b.         
 d.         




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
 Jacob Banta Van Osdol
 b.1788 Mercer Co., KY
 d.1872 Switzerland Co., IN
 Simon Van Osdol
 b.1815 Henry Co., KY
 d.         
 Susannah Smith
 b.         
 d.         
 Elizabeth Stevenson
 b.         
 d.         




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
 James Van Nuys
 b.         
 d.         
 Jacob Banta Van Osdol
 b.1788 Mercer Co., KY
 d.1872 Switzerland Co., IN
 Elizabeth Van Osdol
 b.1818 Switzerland Co., IN
 d.1906
 Susannah Smith
 b.         
 d.         




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
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
 Lucas Stevense Van Voorhees
 b.1650 Netherlands
 d.         
 Albert Lucasse Van Voorhees
 b.1698
 d.1734
 Jannetje Minnes
 b.1650
 d.         
 Cornelius Van Voorhees
 b.1725 NY
 d.         
 Cornelius Cornell
 b.         
 d.         
 Catryntie Cornell
 b.1703
 d.1755
 Jannetje Hegeman
 b.         
 d.         
 Jacobus Voorhees
 b.1771
 d.         
 Adriaen Longstreet
 b.         
 d.         
 Johanna Longstreet
 b.1728
 d.         
 Christintje Jans
 b.         
 d.         




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
 Jacob Banta Van Osdol
 b.1788 Mercer Co., KY
 d.1872 Switzerland Co., IN
 John Van Osdol
 b.1820 IN
 d.1906
 Susannah Smith
 b.         
 d.         
 Catherine Abbot
 b.1822
 d.1896