David Layton (1881 - 1954)

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David Layton
1881 - 1954
updated February 06, 2019
David Layton was born in 1881. He was born to Edward Layton and Catherine Blades Layton, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1954 in Yarr, Australia at 73 years old.

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Edward Layton
Yarr, Australia
Catherine Blades Layton
Yarr, Australia

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David Layton died in 1954 in Yarr, Australia at 73 years of age. He was born in 1881. He was born to Edward Layton and Catherine Blades Layton, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1881 - 1954 World Events

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In 1881, in the year that David Layton was born, on February 19th, Kansas became the first state to prohibit all alcohol - the prohibition lasted statewide until 1948.

In 1899, at the age of 18 years old, David was alive when on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1913, David was 32 years old when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1925, David was 44 years old when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1954, in the year of David Layton's passing, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

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David George Layton
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David F Layton
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United States
David H Layton
Born: around 1919
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David O Sr Layton
Born: around 1918
Georgia, United States
David H Layton
Born: around 1917
North Carolina, United States
David B Layton
Born: around 1921
Delaware, United States
David F Layton
Born: around 1919
Massachusetts, United States

Other Laytons

Edward Layton
Yarr, Australia
Catherine Blades Layton
Yarr, Australia
Leslie Walter Layton
1905 - 1954
Fitzroy, Australia
Henry Layton
Fitzroy, Australia
Mary Earle Layton
Fitzroy, Australia
Ann Amelia Layton
1867 - 1954
Murr, Australia
William Henry Layton
Murr, Australia
Frederick James Layton
1884 - 1954
Kew, Australia
Frederick Ro Layton
Kew, Australia
William Joseph Layton
1885 - 1955
Richmond, Australia
Charles Layton
Richmond, Australia
Martha White Layton
Richmond, Australia
Martha Layton
1863 - 1955
Richmond, Australia
White Joseph Layton
Richmond, Australia
Ann Halliday Layton
Richmond, Australia
William Layton
1872 - 1955
Footscray, Australia
William Layton
Footscray, Australia
Millie Vera Layton
Footscray, Australia

Other Bios

Edward Layton
Yarr, Australia
Catherine Blades Layton
Yarr, Australia
Ellenor Margaret Geggie
1911 - 1954
Heat, Australia
Edward Geggie
Heat, Australia
Phred Hollister
1879 - 1954
Wind, Australia
Harry Hollister
Wind, Australia
Emilie Gertrude Hemingway
1886 - 1954
Camberwell, Australia
Nutting George Hemingway
Camberwell, Australia
Emilie Susanna Sgars Hemingway
Camberwell, Australia
William Joseph Wright
1885 - 1954
Bund, Australia
Elias James Wright
Bund, Australia
Laura Amelia Connor
1868 - 1954
Cheltenham, Australia
John Henry Connor
Cheltenham, Australia
Mary Elle Pilkington Connor
Cheltenham, Australia
Annie Marshall
1876 - 1954
Fitzroy, Australia
Weidemann Tran Marshall
Fitzroy, Australia
Caroline Hehr Marshall
Fitzroy, Australia
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