Bessie Walsh (1884 - 1885)

Bessie Walsh
1884 - 1885
updated February 06, 2019
Bessie Walsh was born in 1884. She died in 1885 at 1 years old.

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Bessie Walsh passed away in 1885 at age 1. She was born in 1884. There is no information about Bessie's family.
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1884 - 1885 World Events

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In 1884, in the year that Bessie Walsh was born, on December 6th, the Washington Monument was completed. Building began in 1848 but was stopped because of lack of funds and also due to the Civil War. It would be dedicated in 1885. At the time of its completion, it was the tallest structure in the world.

In 1885, in the year of Bessie Walsh's passing, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1888, she was just 4 years old when on July 25th, a court stenographer from Salt Lake City - Frank Edward McGurrin - decisively beat the competition in a typing contest in Ohio. He was supposedly the only person who used touch typing and is believed to have invented the method. Touch typing is ubiquitous now - but Frank's win is what convinced everyone that the method was good!

In 1890, when she was just 6 years old, on January 2nd, Alice Sanger became the first female staffer to work in the White House. She was hired as a stenographer and, as such, took dictation.

In 1899, by the time she was only 15 years old, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

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1906 - 1980
1899 - 1979
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1877 - 1944
1854 - 1940
1895 - 1935
1882 - 1918
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1841 - 1863
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 19, 1975
around 1865 - Apr 22, 1941
around 1884 - Jan 18, 1937
around 1874 - Jul 2, 1935
around 1892 - Jul 11, 1923
around 1871 - Apr 2, 1915
around 1895 - Jan 18, 1899

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1884 - 1909
1881 - Unknown
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Aug 1, 1888 - Mar 21, 1894
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Nov 3, 1890 - 1950
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1884 - 1907
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1884 - 1885
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1884 - 1885
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1884 - Unknown
May 20, 1866 - Jan 23, 1943
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Aug 1, 1888 - Mar 21, 1894
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May 20, 1866 - Jan 23, 1943
Nov 12, 1892 - Sep 29, 1918
July 1818 - 1859
Jun 7, 1751 - Aug 31, 1850
Dec 21, 1752 - Aug 12, 1840
Jul 24, 1727 - 1780
Apr 12, 1732 - 1790
Sep 12, 1743 - Aug 3, 1819
May 27, 1680 - Jan 9, 1767
1829 - 1878
1772 - 1822
1814 - 1864
1827 - 1877
1824 - 1856
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