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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
 Abraham Wightman
 b.1711 Groton, CT
 d.1800 Bozrah, CT
 Allen Wightman
 b.1742 CT
 d.1783 Onondaga Co., NY
 Susannah Stark
 b.1715 Norwich or Groton, CT
 d.1813 Colchester, CT
 Edward Hubbard Wightman
 b.1806 NY
 d.1894 Allegany Co., NY
 Simon Wightman
 b.1784 CT
 d.1871 Allegany Co., NY
 Cyprian Lathrop
 b.         
 d.         
 Rhoda Maria Wightman
 b.1813 NY
 d.1869 Allegany Co., NY
 Rhoda Lathrop
 b.1747 CT
 d.1783 Onondaga Co., NY
 Mary Stark
 b.         
 d.         
 Juliett "Julia" Wightman
 b.1818 NY
 d.1875 Allegany Co., NY
 Lathrop Wightman
 b.1820 Marcellus, NY
 d.1889 Allegany Co., NY
 William Wightman
 b.1822 NY
 d.1900
 Catherine Allen
 b.1786 NY
 d.1871 Allegany Co., NY
 Morton Wightman
 b.1824 NY
 d.1919
 Simon Wightman
 b.1827 NY
 d.1907