Charles Brookland (1871 - 1949)

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Charles Brookland
1871 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Brookland was born in 1871. He died in 1949 in Wbeal, Australia at age 78.

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Charles Brookland died in 1949 in Wbeal, Australia at age 78. He was born in 1871. We have no information about Charles's family or relationships.
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In 1871, in the year that Charles Brookland was born, on March 29th, Royal Albert Hall in London was officially opened by Queen Victoria. Construction had begun in 1867 and the hall was named after Queen Victoria's husband, who had died in 1861 - 10 years before.

In 1914, at the age of 43 years old, Charles was alive when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1927, he was 56 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1930, when he was 59 years old, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1949, in the year of Charles Brookland's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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Jack A Brookland
Born: around 1924
New York, United States
Arnold Brookland
Born: around 1924
United States
Edward James Brookland
around 1893 - Feb 22, 1916
F J Brookland
Died: Dec 27, 1917
Frederick Brookland
around 1875 - Dec 24, 1915
Thomas George Brookland
Died: Oct 10, 1947

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Flora Mcallister Mcdonald

Wbeal, Australia
William Alb Jewell Quick
1880 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Quick William Quick

Wbeal, Australia
Lavina Teague Quick

Wbeal, Australia
Janet Louise Rossiter
1878 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Rossiter Charles Rossiter

Wbeal, Australia
Ann Fletcher Rossiter

Wbeal, Australia
Margaret Martha Reed
1873 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Jamouneau Joseph Reed

Wbeal, Australia
Margaret Dunn Reed

Wbeal, Australia
Rose Mary Hatton
1864 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Annie Eliza Powell
1870 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Heath William Powell

Wbeal, Australia
Sophia Jane Ellard Powell

Wbeal, Australia
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