Allie Terry (1886 - 1979)

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Macon, Bibb County, Georgia

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Grace (Terry) Montgomery

Grace (Terry) Montgomery

Dana Ross Terry

Dana Ross Terry

Dana Ross Terry

Dana Ross Terry

Brenda L Terry

Brenda L Terry

Elizabeth Marie Terry

Elizabeth Marie Terry

Joe W Terry

Joe W Terry

Ivory D Terry

Ivory D Terry

Lois (Terry) Henard

Lois (Terry) Henard

Lois (Terry) Henard

Lois (Terry) Henard

Hill Family farm

Hill Family farm

Louis Alexander Terry

Louis Alexander Terry

Duncan Lafayette Terry family

Duncan Lafayette Terry family

William Lafayette Terry

William Lafayette Terry

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Walter & Loren (Terry) Stanford Grace (Terry) Montgomery Dana Ross Terry Dana Ross Terry

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1886 - In the year that Allie Terry was born, on October 28th, President Grover Cleveland officially dedicated the Statue of Liberty. A gift from France, the base for the statue had been built using donations from the American public. The unplanned but enthusiastic celebration after the dedication led to the first ticker tape parade.

1904 - By the time she was 18 years old, the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

1932 - At the age of 46 years old, Allie was alive when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1952 - Allie was 66 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1979 - In the year of Allie Terry's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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Allie Terry passed away in April 1979 at 92 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on September 27, 1886. There is no information about Allie's immediate family. We know that Allie Terry had been residing in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia.

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