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Born in Lotbiniere, Quebec, Canada.
In Kankakee, Il.
In Kankakee, Il.
Probably from Illinois
Volunteer 2nd Minnesota Light Battery, along with three of his brothers, two of whom serve.
in North Dakota
Their children under Cas
1919 is ca
Children under Cas
Their children under McC
Along the St. Lawrence River. Estimated magnitude 7.3-7.5. Happened at 5:30pm local time.
Due to extreme cold crops died 38% of Irish population died. See also Year of Slaughter.
Between New France (Canada), their Native American allies and the American colonies of Great Britain. Called in New France La guerre de la Conquête ("The War of Conquest"). Also called The Seven Years War. There were battles along the St. Lawrence River.
Between England, US, and France. There were battles along the St. Lawrence River.
Prior to that, Illinois Territory.
Prior to that, Missouri Territory
Against Mexico. Included the Alamo. Resulted later in the Mexican-American War in 1846
Prior to that, Arkansas Territory.
Prior to that, Republic of Texas.
Prior to that, Wisconsin Territory
Before US Civil War. Used railways, telegraph, and photography
Chicago to St. Paul MN by railway and steamboat. Celebrated the railway connection from Atlantic to Mississippi--the farthest reaches of the US at that time. Atlantic Ocean water poured in the Mississippi. Repeated in 2004.
Prior to that, Minnesota Territory.
My participants: 2ggf Ferdinand LeMay for union
2ggf William Mann Yancy for confederacy
162 acres in the Indian Territories.
All on the same day as the start of the Great Chicago Fire.
Midwest, Canada to Mexico
Idaho to Minnesota, and Canada to Texas.
Prior was part of the Dakota Territory
. Prior part of the Dakota Territory
Prior to that, Montana Territory
World's Columbian Exposition
Family participants: Cpt. Edward A LeMay, cousin of my ggf
Against US troops following the Spanish-American war. The formal war period was shorter, but there were conflicts during this entire span of dates.
My participants: Cpt. EAL
US involvement 1914-1916
Firestorm in northern Rockies including Idaho and western Montana. Largest wildfire in US history.
US involvement from 6 April 1917
My participants:gf CMC
bil of gm, WP
Destroys most of the 1890 census
US involvement 7 Dec 1941 to 2 Sept 1945.
My participants: uncles CFC, RC and FC