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Lucinda Evans
1803 - 1865
Lucinda Evans was born about 1803 in an unknown place and died about 1865 in an unknown place. Dates for birth and death are estimated. She lived to be about 62 years old.

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4 1807 The first steamboat was invented by Fulton
11 1814 The first locomotive engine was created by Stephenson
27 1830 The first railroad is constructed between Liverpool and Manchester, England
36 1839 Goodyear invents vulcanized rubber, opening the door for tires and other rubber products.
41 1844 The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
50 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
53 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
56 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
62 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
8 1811 NEWS HEADLINES: Tecumseh's emerging Indian Confederacy is defeated at the Battle of Tippecanoe in Ohio. Afterwards, Tecumseh and his brother travel from their Shawnee homes in the north to recruit and unify the southern Indians.
9 1812 NEWS HEADLINES: War of 1812 begins and will continue for until 1814. Some call it the Second War of Independence because the US fights Great Britain to a stalemate, Americas independence was assured.
25 1828 Gold is discovered in Georgia.
31 1834 July 9 - The S.S. John Randolph, the first successful iron steamship, is launched in Savannah
58 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
59 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
1 1804 The Seminole warrior later known as Osceola is born near Tuskegee, AL.
2 1805 Federal Road project begins after the Creek Indians give the U.S. permission to develop a “horse path” through their nation that will provide better mail delivery between Washington City (DC) and New Orleans. Soon settlers are traveling and settling along this path to settle the southern frontier.
3 1806 Lewis and Clark Expedition, which began in 1804, ends. News of the rich lands to the west begins to spread.
8 1811 By 1811 the new "Federal Road" (which started as a horse path) is filled with a steady flow of white settlers into Creek Indian Territories. The Spanish begin to fan hostile sentiments among the Indians.
17 1820 The Act of April 24, 1820 abolished the land purchase credit system, fixed the price of public lands at $1.25 per acre, and set the minimum purchase at 80 acres. After a person purchased land, a final certificate was issued by the land office and sent to Washington DC to be verified and signed by the President -- a time consuming process. Public lands were most typically available through US treaties with Indians who agreed to be removed from their homelands.
27 1830 Indian Removal Act signed and the moving of eastern Indians west of the Mississippi begins.
32 1835 Second Seminole Indian War begins.
34 1837 The trickery used to capture Seminole Indian Chief Osceola (Assi Yohola) creates a public uproar and U.S. General Jesup is publicly condemned.
37 1840 Oregon Trail is established
39 1842 Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
52 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
57 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
59 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
60 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
62 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
30 1833 Santa Anna is elected President of Mexico

David Stone
Born about 1795 and died about 1845
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47 years old
James Bennett Stone
Born in Montgomery Co., Alabama on November 29, 1823 and died in Calhoun Co., Florida on February 25, 1889. He was 65 years old.

He was a Farmer, sawmill owner - he lost a leg in a sawmill accident., Sheriff of Calhoun Co. 1855-59; a Clerk of Court Calhoun Co., FL from 1860-62,a member of Florida house of representatives from 1...
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Joseph Seaborn Stone
Born somewhere in Alabama on November 29, 1839 and died in Calhoun Co., Florida on January 1, 1910. He was 70 years old.

He was a Sheriff in Calhoun Co., FL from 1881-89,a FL House of Rep. in 1895 and Inspector of Timber & Lumber from 1906-1910; He served as a corporal in Company H, 5th Texas reg. in the Civil War. He w...
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