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1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1776 Declaration of Independence
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1735 Freedom of press established
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
 Isaac Martin
 b.1734 Caroline, County
 d.1774 Halifax Co, VA
 William Martin
 b.1749 Halifax Co., Virginia
 d.          Halifax Co., Virginia
 Phylis Unknown
 Giles Martin
 b.1776 Pittsylvania Co.VA
 d.1850 Patrick Co. VA
 Susan E. Martin
 Delphia Walden
 b.1753 Henry Co., Virginia
 Andrew Jackson Martin
 b.1844 Patrick Co. VA
 d.1932 Stella, Patrick county, Va.
 John Anderson Martin
 b.1850 Patrick Co. VA
 Sarah Arnold
 b.1811 Patrick Co. VA
 d.1901 Patrick Co. VA