Edward Ingram (1942 - 2008)

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Aurora, Kane County, Illinois

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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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1942 - In the year that Edward Ingram was born, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

1967 - He was 25 years old when on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

1975 - When he was 33 years old, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

1983 - By the time he was 41 years old, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

1992 - At the age of 50 years old, Edward was alive when on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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Edward Ingram died on April 25, 2008 at age 65. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on August 19, 1942. There is no information about Edward's family. We know that Edward Ingram had been residing in Aurora, Kane County, Illinois.

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