Blanche Kathleen Ingram (1922 - 2009)

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Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida

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Alice Mary Ingram

Alice Mary Ingram

Christopher Allen Ingram

Christopher Allen Ingram

Donald Lynn Ingram

Donald Lynn Ingram

James Ingram Obituary

James Ingram Obituary

Louisa (Hayes) Switzer Kidder

Louisa (Hayes) Switzer Kidder

Ingram|Johnson family

Ingram|Johnson family

Ingram family, 1945

Ingram family, 1945

James & Jolea Ingram family

James & Jolea Ingram family

Ethel Ingram  1940

Ethel Ingram 1940

Ethel Juanita Ingram

Ethel Juanita Ingram

Jolea & James Ingram, 1919

Jolea & James Ingram, 1919

James & Jimmie Ingram

James & Jimmie Ingram

James Wesley Barnhisel Ingram

James Wesley Barnhisel Ingram

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Fred & Louisa Switzer Kidder Alice Mary Ingram Christopher Allen Ingram Donald Lynn Ingram

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1922 - In the year that Blanche Kathleen Ingram was born, the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

1942 - By the time she was 20 years old, from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

1950 - She was 28 years old when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1953 - Blanche was 31 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

1994 - When she was 72 years old, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Blanche Kathleen Ingram passed away on May 31, 2009 at 86 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Blanche. She was born on October 20, 1922. We have no information about Blanche's surviving family. We know that Blanche Kathleen Ingram had been residing in Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida.

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