Albert Wood (1898 - 1977)

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Albert Wood
1898 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Albert Wood was born on November 6, 1898. He died in May 1977 at 78 years old. We know that Albert Wood had been residing in Pompano Beach, Broward County, Florida 33064.


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Albert Wood died in May 1977 at age 78. He was born on November 6, 1898. There is no information about Albert's immediate family. We know that Albert Wood had been residing in Pompano Beach, Broward County, Florida 33064.
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In 1898, in the year that Albert Wood was born, on February 15th, the USS Maine exploded and sank in Havana harbor. The reason for the explosion has never been found, but it killed 266 men. "Remember the Maine" became a rallying cry and precipitated the United States' declaration of war on Spain two months later - the beginning of the Spanish-American War. On December 10th, the war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris. The Treaty gave the U.S. Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Guam - for $20 million - and, temporarily, Cuba.

In 1927, when he was 29 years old, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1940, Albert was 42 years old when on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1954, Albert was 56 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1977, in the year of Albert Wood's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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Albert William George Wood
around 1897 - Aug 24, 1918
Albert Victor Wood
around 1917 - Apr 8, 1941
Albert Victor Wood
around 1897 - Jul 23, 1916
Albert Vallance Wood
around 1891 - Apr 4, 1918
Albert Thomas Wood
Died: Mar 13, 1915
Albert Thomas Wood
around 1897 - Apr 25, 1918
Albert Sidney Wood
around 1919 - Mar 12, 1943
Albert Samuel Wood
around 1887 - Sep 27, 1916
Albert Lyle Wood
1915 - Jul 1, 1942
Coburg, Australia
Albert Leonard Wood
around 1918 - Jul 25, 1943
Albert Joseph Wood
around 1918 - Jul 25, 1943
Albert John Edward Wood
around 1909 - Aug 27, 1944
Albert John Wood
Died: Aug 1, 1940
Albert John Wood
around 1897 - Aug 11, 1946
Albert Jesse Wood
around 1896 - May 14, 1915
Albert James Wood
1892 - Jul 1, 1944
Stawell, Australia
Albert James Wood
around 1886 - Jul 9, 1941
Albert Ingham Wood
Died: Aug 23, 1918
Albert Henry Wood
around 1909 - Aug 9, 1944
Albert Henry Wood
1884 - Oct 28, 1914
Lill, Australia

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Patricia Wood
Feb 12, 1926 - December 1978
Mary S Wood
Aug 27, 1921 - Dec 20, 2004
Richmond, VA
Robert Martin Wood
Jun 25, 1926 - Feb 18, 2010
Elyria, Ohio
Betty E Wood
Dec 16, 1924 - Apr 4, 1990
Mount Vernon, OH
Ruth M Wood
Dec 28, 1925 - Sep 9, 1989
Sarasota, FL
David C Wood
Apr 24, 1928 - Jan 15, 1997
Saint Marys, OH
Frances Wood
Sep 18, 1912 - December 1981
Lima, Ohio
Duane R Wood
Sep 15, 1926 - Sep 26, 1998
Rehoboth, MA
Donald Wood
Dec 25, 1926 - December 1986
Lima, Ohio
Joan L Wood
Jun 19, 1925 - Oct 18, 2006
Mechanicsburg, OH
Helen J Wood
Sep 30, 1928 - Jan 11, 1999
Heath, OH
Grayson A Wood
Feb 16, 1927 - Mar 17, 2007
Ironton, OH
Jo Ann Wood
Jul 12, 1928 - Jan 20, 2001
Saint Petersburg, FL
Elnora Wood
Mar 20, 1927 - Apr 10, 2010
Jackson, Ohio
Walter Wood
Feb 25, 1931 - Dec 15, 2007
Chesapeake, OH
Cora Wood
Jul 29, 1893 - March 1979
London, Ohio
Thomas Wood
Dec 23, 1889 - January 1972
London, Ohio
Ruby Wood
Oct 17, 1896 - November 1985
Dayton, Ohio
M M Wood
Oct 2, 1913 - Jul 9, 1991
Columbus, OH
Robert N Wood
Jun 4, 1930 - Oct 21, 2001
Sylvania, OH

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Robert T Janda
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Frank Gavin
Jan 13, 1924 - November 1972
Suggs Garber
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Dolores Burton
Aug 2, 1925 - Dec 6, 2006
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Elizabeth D Moslak
Mar 2, 1917 - May 1, 1999
Hawk Run, PA
Edward John Jr
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Wayne G Giering
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Margaret M Mcdonald
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Las Vegas, NV
Graham Fenner
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Anna Millac
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