Alexander Canty (1877 - 1955)

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Alexander Canty
1877 - 1955
updated February 06, 2019
Alexander Canty was born in 1877. He was born to Thomas Canty and Goodall Canty, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1955 in Castlemaine, Australia at 78 years old.

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Thomas Canty
Castlemaine, Australia
Goodall Canty
Castlemaine, Australia

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Alexander Canty died in 1955 in Castlemaine, Australia at 78 years of age. He was born in 1877. He was born to Thomas Canty and Goodall Canty, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1877 - 1955 World Events

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In 1877, in the year that Alexander Canty was born, on November 21st, Thomas Edison announced his new invention - the phonograph. Recording sound was considered to be Edison's first great invention. On November 29th, he demonstrated the phonograph for the public.

In 1906, by the time he was 29 years old, abolitionist and suffragette leader Susan B. Anthony died, before women's right to vote nationally was realized (in 1920). She, along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, founded the National American Woman Suffrage Association which later became the League of Women Voters. She died at the age of 86 of heart failure and pneumonia in her home in New York.

In 1913, Alexander was 36 years old when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1945, by the time he was 68 years old, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

In 1955, in the year of Alexander Canty's passing, on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

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Thomas Canty
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Goodall Canty
Castlemaine, Australia
James Patrick Ch Canty
1896 - 1956
Nort, Australia
James Canty
Nort, Australia
Kathleen Darmody Canty
Nort, Australia
Amy Elizabeth Canty
1879 - 1957
Thor, Australia
Fagan Frederic Canty
Thor, Australia
Amelia Sherry Canty
Thor, Australia
Mary Violet Canty
1888 - 1957
Trar, Australia
Scholes Thomas Canty
Trar, Australia
Catherine Jennings Canty
Trar, Australia
Myrtle Ivy Canty
1897 - 1958
Verm, Australia
Gray William H Canty
Verm, Australia
Deborah Maldon Canty
Verm, Australia
Michael David Canty
1880 - 1958
Gordon, Australia
Jeremiah Canty
Oakl, Australia
Anne Murnane Canty
Oakl, Australia
John Leslie Canty
1886 - 1958
Hawthorn, Australia
John Thomas Canty
Hawthorn, Australia
Catherine Farrell Canty
Hawthorn, Australia

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Castlemaine, Australia
Goodall Canty
Castlemaine, Australia
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1863 - 1955
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Anne Munro Pell
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George Soulsby
1887 - 1955
Buck, Australia
Robert Soulsby
Buck, Australia
Jane Leisk Soulsby
Buck, Australia
James Roland Hudson
1877 - 1955
Bonb, Australia
George Hudson
Bonb, Australia
Ann Margaret Hudson
Bonb, Australia
William Archibal Poole
1882 - 1955
Edit, Australia
William Alfr Poole
Edit, Australia
Esther Bundley Poole
Edit, Australia
Elizabeth Moore Lodge
1880 - 1955
Aspe, Australia
Irwin Joseph Lodge
Aspe, Australia
Catherine Moore Lodge
Aspe, Australia
Florence Kate Clark
1893 - 1955
Cheltenham, Australia
Holt Dennis Clark
Cheltenham, Australia
Mary Jane Nesbit Clark
Cheltenham, Australia
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