Cecilia A Taft (1913 - 2000)

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Celia Elizabeth Taft Lunt

Celia Elizabeth Taft Lunt

Turnesa & Taft Family, Massachusetts

Turnesa & Taft Family, Massachusetts

President Taft, 1911 hutchinson, ks

President Taft, 1911 hutchinson, ks

Taft, Coolidge, Wm. M. Lewis

Taft, Coolidge, Wm. M. Lewis

President Taft

President Taft

Mrs. William H. Taft

Mrs. William H. Taft

President William Howard Taft, voting 1908

President William Howard Taft, voting 1908

William Howard Taft, 1907

William Howard Taft, 1907

Taft family at the White House

Taft family at the White House

Summer White House | President Taft

Summer White House | President Taft

Arizona became a State

Arizona became a State

President Taft at West Point 1908

President Taft at West Point 1908

President William Taft

President William Taft

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Celia Elizabeth Taft Lunt Turnesa & Taft Family, Massachusetts President Taft, 1911 hutchinson, ks Taft, Coolidge, Wm. M. Lewis

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1913 - In the year that Cecilia A Taft was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

1922 - When she was just 9 years old, on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

1929 - She was 16 years old when on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

1959 - By the time she was 46 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

1972 - By the time she was 59 years old, on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

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Cecilia A Taft died on January 30, 2000 at age 86. No cause of death has been entered for Cecilia. She was born on August 29, 1913. We have no information about Cecilia's immediate family. We know that Cecilia A Taft had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington.

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