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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
 Jacob Wesley Sirk
 b.1840 Clay Co., WV
 d.1887 Clay Co., WV
 (Johann) Sirk (Scheurich)
 b.1725 Austria
 d.1833 Ohio
 Emsy Jane Sirk
 (Johann) Adam Sirk
 Christina Schopler
 John Adam Sirk
 John Sirk
 b.1805 Braxton Co., WV
 Mary Ellen Sirk
 Catherine (Kate) Poe
 Anna Sirk
 Eliza Sirk
 Jacob Riffle
 Lyene Sirk
 Margaret Riffle
 Serena Sirk
 Elizabeth Boarer
 Elizabeth Sirk