Barthol'w Lane (1868 - 1908)

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Barthol'w Lane
1868 - 1908
c. 1868
June 30, 1908
Manhattan County, New York United States
Barthol'w Lane was born c. 1868. Barthol'w died on June 30, 1908 in New York United States at 40 years old.
Updated: August 14, 2013
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Barthol'w Lane passed away on June 30, 1908 in New York United States at 40 years old. Barthol'w was born c. 1868. We have no information about Barthol'w's family or relationships.

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In 1868, in the year that Barthol'w Lane was born, on February 24th, three days after his attempt to dismiss United States Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton - who was opposed to Johnson's leniency towards the former Confederacy - the US House of Representatives voted (126 to 47) to impeach Andrew Johnson. Johnson was later acquitted in the Senate by one vote short of the required 2/3rds.Senators crossed party lines to keep Johnson as President.

In 1879, at the age of merely 11 years old, Barthol'w was alive when on October 22nd, Thomas Edison tested the first practical electric light bulb. Lasting 13½ hours before burning out, it used a "a carbon filament or strip coiled and connected to platina contact wires". He applied for a patent on November 4th, receiving the patent in January 1880.

In 1889, Barthol'w was 21 years old when 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 1891, Barthol'w was 23 years old when 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 1908, in the year of Barthol'w Lane's passing, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

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