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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
 Oscar Bohner
 b.         
 d.         
 Benjamin Leitzel
 c.1803 Erdman, Pa
 d.1881 Hebe , Northumberland Pa
 David B. Leitzel
 b.1839 Jordan Township, 
 d.1921 , 
 Elizabeth Byerly
 b.1808
 d.1891
 Jestina Leitzel
 b.1879
 d.1909
 George Tschopp Troutman
 b.1804 J, Northumberland Co. Pa
 d.1869 J, Northumberland Co. Pa
 Maria Anna Troutman
 b.1842 Jordan Township, 
 d.1912 , 
 Jestina (Jesty) Clark
 b.1811 , 
 d.1876