Ann Mcdonald

(1851 - 1935)

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Ann Mcdonald
1851 - 1935
Born
1851
Death
1935
Footscray, Australia
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Footscray, Australia
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Ann Mcdonald was born in 1851. She was born to Mcrae Malcolm Mcdonald and Mary Mclerinan Mcdonald. She died in 1935 in Footscray, Australia at age 84.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Ann Mcdonald died in 1935 in Footscray, Australia at 84 years old. She was born in 1851. She was born to Mcrae Malcolm Mcdonald and Mary Mclerinan Mcdonald.

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In 1851, in the year that Ann Mcdonald was born, from May through August, the Midwest was hit with record rain, causing the Great Flood of 1851. Iowa was hardest hit - the town of Des Moines was flooded and mostly destroyed. Many rainfall records held for over 160 years.

In 1862, Ann was only 11 years old when British citizen Anna Leonowens, a widow, accepted a job in Siam (now Thailand) to teach the children and wives of the King of Siam - he had 39 wives and concubines and 82 children. Taking her son with her and sending her daughter to England for schooling, she taught in Siam for 6 years - until the King died.

In 1876, Ann was 25 years old when in the Spring, Sioux chief Sitting Bull's encampment in the region of the Little Bighorn River was expanded by "vast numbers" from other tribes. This meeting of Native Americans became the last great gathering of native peoples on the Great Plains.

In 1899, Ann was 48 years old when on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1935, in the year of Ann Mcdonald's passing, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

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