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1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1740 Colony population = 1.5 million
1754 - 1763 Anglo-French War
1773 Boston Tea Party tax rebellion
1775 - 1783 Revolutionary War
1776 Declaration of Independence
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1720 Texas becomes Spanish possession
1735 Freedom of press established
 Archibald STEWART
 b.1647 Kilmadock, Scotland
 d.1732 Kilmadock, Scotland
 b.1680 Dunblane, Scotland
 d.1751 Rockbridge, Virginia
 Helen LAW
 b.1650 Kilmadock, Scotland
 b.1708 Perth, Scotland
 d.1782 Rockbridge, Virginia
 Elizabeth STEWART
 b.1718 Dunblane, Scotland
 d.1792 Stuarts Creek, Virginia
 Mary SHAW
 b.1710 Antrim, Ireland
 d.1788 Augusta, Virginia