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1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
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
 William F. Hicks
 b.1829 Kentucky
 d.1899 Galena, Jo Davies Co. IL
 Francis Marion Hicks
 b.1855 Richland Co. WI
 d.1930 Akeley, Hubbard Co. MN
 Nancy Jane Smith
 b.1833 Kentucky
 d.1870 Boscobel, Grant Co. WI
 Thomas Hicks
 b.1899 St. Croix Falls, Polk Co. WI
 d.1966 Remer, Cass County, MN
 Isabelle Rose Lee
 b.1859 Watterstown Twp. Grant Co. 
 d.1943 Remer, Cass County, MN
 Violet Elvira Hicks
 b.1926 Akeley, Hubbard County, MN
 d.         
 Edith Emily Beach
 b.1902 Burleene Twp, Todd Co. MN
 d.1968 Remer, Cass Co. MN