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1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
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
 Henry P. Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Mary Mitchell Banta
 b.1792 Nashville, Davidson, TN
 d.1862 Pleasant, Switzerland, IN




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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
 George Bergen
 b.         
 d.         
 Cornelius Van Voorhees
 b.1725 NY
 d.         
 Albert Vorhees
 b.1753 Somerset Co., NJ
 d.1830 Pleasureville, Henry, KY
 Magdalena Van Nuys
 b.1731
 d.         
 Magdalena Voris
 b.1787
 d.         
 Hendrick Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Anna Banta
 b.1767 Ripley Co., IN
 d.1836 Ripley Co., IN
 Maria Stryker
 b.         
 d.         




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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
 Peter A. Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Cornelius Van Voorhees
 b.1725 NY
 d.         
 Albert Vorhees
 b.1753 Somerset Co., NJ
 d.1830 Pleasureville, Henry, KY
 Magdalena Van Nuys
 b.1731
 d.         
 Mary Voris
 b.1790
 d.         
 Hendrick Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Anna Banta
 b.1767 Ripley Co., IN
 d.1836 Ripley Co., IN
 Maria Stryker
 b.         
 d.         




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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
 Samuel Demarest
 b.         
 d.         
 Cornelius Van Voorhees
 b.1725 NY
 d.         
 Albert Vorhees
 b.1753 Somerset Co., NJ
 d.1830 Pleasureville, Henry, KY
 Magdalena Van Nuys
 b.1731
 d.         
 Rachel Voris
 b.1794
 d.         
 Hendrick Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Anna Banta
 b.1767 Ripley Co., IN
 d.1836 Ripley Co., IN
 Maria Stryker
 b.         
 d.         




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
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
 John Vanderveer
 b.         
 d.         
 Cornelius Van Voorhees
 b.1725 NY
 d.         
 Albert Vorhees
 b.1753 Somerset Co., NJ
 d.1830 Pleasureville, Henry, KY
 Magdalena Van Nuys
 b.1731
 d.         
 Anna Voris
 b.1797
 d.         
 Hendrick Banta
 b.         
 d.         
 Anna Banta
 b.1767 Ripley Co., IN
 d.1836 Ripley Co., IN
 Maria Stryker
 b.         
 d.