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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
 John Thornburg
 Thomas Thornburg
 b.1752 Shepherdstown, WV
 d.1793 Shepherdstown, WV
 Mary Thornburg
 William Thornburg
 b.1776 Shep, VA -> WVA (?)
 d.1845 Wayne Co, IN
 Ruth Hunt
 b.1754 VA
 Elizabeth Thornburg
 b.1832 Wayne Co, IN
 d.1881 Call, MO [Darst Bottom]
 Walter Thornburg
 b.1807 VA
 d.1874 IN
 George C. Thornburg
 Elizabeth Clark
 b.1780 (CCT)
 d.1849 Wayne Co, IN  (CCT)
 Tamar Thornburg
 b.1837 Hamilton Co, IN
 d.1926 Howard Co, IN
 Joseph Comer
 b.1735 York Co, PA
 d.1779 Holly Spring, NC
 Lydia Thornburg
 Stephen Comer
 b.1773 Guilford Co, p. 348
 d.1854 Webster, IN
 Elizabeth Garretson Hussey
 b.1737 York Co, p. 348;
 d.          Holly Spring, NC
 William Thornburg
 Rebecca Comer
 b.1807 Cane Creek, SC
 d.1855 Wayne Co, IN
 John Hawkins
 Rebecca Ann Thornburg
 Mary Hawkins
 d.1847 IN
 Mary Moore