Alice Hunter (1865 - 1949)

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Alice Hunter
1865 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Alice Hunter was born in 1865. She was born to Hunter John Hunter and Alice Hingston Hunter, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1949 in Watta, Australia at age 84.


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Hunter John Hunter

Watta, Australia
Alice Hingston Hunter

Watta, Australia


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Alice Hunter passed away in 1949 in Watta, Australia at 84 years old. She was born in 1865. She was born to Hunter John Hunter and Alice Hingston Hunter, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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1865 - 1949 World Events

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In 1865, in the year that Alice Hunter was born, on January 31st, the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was narrowly passed by the House (it was passed by the Senate over nine months earlier). The 13th Amendment outlawed slavery and involuntary servitude - the exception being for punishment for a crime.

In 1873, when she was merely 8 years old, on May 27th, German archaeologist and businessman Heinrich Schliemann found what he said was "Priam's Treasure" - confirming the existence of ancient Troy. The find in Hissarlik Turkey is still disputed as being a part of Troy.

In 1889, when she was 24 years old, on May 31st, the South Fork Dam collapsed. Located in western Pennsylvania, the dam failed - sending more than 20 million tons of water into the towns below it. The flood killed more than 2,200 people in and around Johnstown. The newly formed Red Cross responded to the disaster.

In 1931, she was 66 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1949, in the year of Alice Hunter's passing, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

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Hunter John Hunter

Watta, Australia
Alice Hingston Hunter

Watta, Australia
Joseph Struthers Hunter
1882 - 1949
Geelong, Australia
Hunter Thomas Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Annabell Struthers Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Agnes Hunter
1897 - 1949
Geelong, Australia
Morton John Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Margaret Grubb Hunter

Geelong, Australia
James Hunter
1877 - 1949
Geelong, Australia
Hunter George Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Susanna Matthews Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Moses Hunter
1879 - 1949
Geelong, Australia
Hunter George Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Margaret Mathews Hunter

Geelong, Australia
Elizabeth Hunter
1877 - 1950
Wtown, Australia
Alex Hunter

Wtown, Australia
Mary Blackwood Hunter

Wtown, Australia
Annie Hunter
1867 - 1950
Malvern, Australia
Burton Uk Hunter

Malvern, Australia
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Malvern, Australia

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Watta, Australia
Alice Hingston Hunter

Watta, Australia
John Colin Elliott
1891 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Elliott Thomas Elliott

Watta, Australia
William Osmotherly
1878 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Annie Mildren Osmotherly

Watta, Australia
Alfred Bussell
1896 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Bussell Henry Bussell

Watta, Australia
Rebecca Harvey Bussell

Watta, Australia
Albert Henry Cohen
1896 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Cohen Henry Cohen

Watta, Australia
Evelyn Bennett Cohen

Watta, Australia
Elsie Maud Comensoli
1886 - 1949
Watta, Australia
John Marks Newton
1874 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Newton Hodgson Newton

Watta, Australia
Ann Marks Newton

Watta, Australia
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