Daniel Harris Warren (1882 - 1935)

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Birth

in Canaan, Somerset County, Maine United States

Death

on in Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut United States
Cause of death: Myocardial Infarction

Cause of death

Myocardial Infarction

Burial / Funeral

Forest City Cemetery, 232 Lincoln Street, in South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine United States

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Family

Father: Adrastus Combs Warren
Mother: Henrietta Harris
Siblings: Hiram Willard Warren and Mary R. Warren

Wife: Georgia Erdine Malcolm
Children with Georgia: Richard Harris Warren, Ruth Irene Warren, and Ronald Earl Warren

Education

Skowhegan Academy graduating in 1900 with a degree in Latin Sciences.

Professions

Druggist & Electrician

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None

Middle name

Harris

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Ethnicity

English/Irish/Scot

Nationality

United States

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Gender

Male

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1882 - In the year that Daniel Harris Warren was born, on August 3rd, President Chester Arthur signed the 1882 Immigration Act. "Criminals, the insane, or any person unable to take care of him or herself" were not allowed in the U.S. according to the Act. It also imposed a "head tax" on non-citizens entering the U.S.

1884 - By the time he was just 2 years old, 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.

1905 - When he was 23 years old, the Industrial Workers of the World was founded. An international labor union founded in Chicago, it was most often referred to as the "Wobblies" and had ties to the socialist movement and the anarchist movement. At its peak, it had 150,000 members.

1912 - By the time he was 30 years old, the RMS Titanic sank in April. The RMS Titanic was a British built and run passenger liner that was billed as "unsinkable." On its maiden voyage from Southampton England to New York City, carrying about 2,224 passengers and crew - from the wealthiest people in the world to poor emigrants from Europe, the Titanic hit an iceberg. Five of her watertight compartments failed but she was designed to survive only 4 being flooded. She began to sink. There were only enough lifeboats for about half of the passengers so over 1,000 remained behind while "women and children first" were loaded. Over 1500 died, making it the largest maritime disaster in modern history.

1935 - In the year of Daniel Harris Warren's passing, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

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Daniel Harris Warren, father to 3 children, died on May 7, 1935 in Ridgefield, Connecticut at 53 years old. His family lists the cause of death as: myocardial Infarction. He was buried in Forest City Cemetery, South Portland, Maine. He was born on January 21, 1882 in Canaan, Maine. He was born to Adrastus Combs Warren and Henrietta Harris, with siblings Hiram and Mary. Daniel married Georgia Malcolm. and they gave birth to Richard Harris Warren, Ruth Irene Warren, and Ronald Earl Warren.

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