Alfred Edward Worland (1891 - 1953)

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Alfred Edward Worland
1891 - 1953
updated February 06, 2019
Alfred Edward Worland was born in 1891. He was born to Elizabeth Isbla Halsall Worland and Edgar John Worland, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1953 in Watta, Australia at age 62.


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Alfred Edward Worland passed away in 1953 in Watta, Australia at 62 years of age. He was born in 1891. He was born to Elizabeth Isbla Halsall Worland and Edgar John Worland, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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In 1891, in the year that Alfred Edward Worland was born, from March 9th through the 12th, a blizzard hit the south and west of England. Called the Great Blizzard of 1891, it led to snow drifts of up to 15 feet and killed 200 people and 6,000 animals. Fourteen ships sank.

In 1916, at the age of 25 years old, Alfred was alive when the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1922, he was 31 years old when the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1944, he was 53 years old when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1953, in the year of Alfred Edward Worland's passing, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

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Watta, Australia
Robert Benjamin Worland
1870 - 1955
Janc, Australia
Joseph Worland
Janc, Australia
Margaret Fittis Worland
Janc, Australia
Edgar John Worland
1877 - 1958
Hast, Australia
Edgar John Worland
Hast, Australia
Isobella Davis Worland
Hast, Australia
Peter Worland
Died: 1960
Cobd, Australia
Graham Mark Worland
1949 - 1961
Wangaratta, Australia
Charles Edwa Worland
Wangaratta, Australia
Maude Floren Langman Worland
Wangaratta, Australia
Eileen Elizabeth Worland
1906 - 1961
Panm, Australia
Mewha Samuel Worland
Panm, Australia
Jane Baxter Worland
Panm, Australia
Leslie Oswald Worland
1909 - 1962
Geelong, Australia
Walter Edwar Worland
Geelong, Australia
Alicia Ruth Horne Worland
Geelong, Australia
Victor Oswald Worland
Oct 28, 1893 - Dec 20, 1962
Fitzroy, Australia

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Helen Ocallaghan
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Died: 1953
Wangta, Australia
Jack Bettinzoli
Wangta, Australia
Mary Bonomini Bettinzoli
Wangta, Australia
Christine Larkin
1948 - 1953
Wangtta, Australia
Frederick Larkin
Wangtta, Australia
Valma Jenkins Larkin
Wangtta, Australia
Mary Jeffrey
1877 - 1953
Wangta, Australia
Clarke John Jeffrey
Wangta, Australia
Mary Woods Jeffrey
Wangta, Australia
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1893 - 1953
Wangtta, Australia
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Wangtta, Australia
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Wangtta, Australia
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