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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
 Jehu Meador
 b.1738 Caroline Co., VA.
 d.1808 Cumberland Co., VA
 Jehu Meador
 b.1772 Cumberland Co., VA
 Sarah Atkinson
 b.          Cumberland Co., VA
 Micajah Singleton Meador
 b.1810 Cumberland Co., VA.
 Daniel Boatwright
 b.1739 Cumberland Co., VA
 d.1798 Cumberland Co., VA
 Drucilla Boatright
 b.1777 Cumberland Co., VA
 Jane Martin
 b.1737 Goochland Co., VA.
 d.1798 Cumberland Co., VA
 Mary Jane Meador
 b.1848 Richmond, VA.
 d.1928 Buckingham Co., VA.
 Maria Jane Toney
 b.1827 Buckingham Co., VA.
 d.1890 Buckingham Co., VA.