Elise Frith (1891 - 1979)

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Birth


368 Gleadless Rd, Heeley, Yorkshire County, England

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at Christ Church,
Gleadless Road, Heeley, Yorkshire County, England

Death


Sheffield, South Yorkshire County, England United Kingdom

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Father: Joseph Palfreyman
Mother: Beatrice Palfreyman
Siblings: John Palfreyman, Olive Sydenham, Albert Palfreyman, and Edith Palfreyman

Spouse: Charles Frith

Spouse: Charles Frith
Children with Charles: John Frith

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1891 - In the year that Elise Frith was born, James Naismith, at the Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, invented the game of basketball. Originally using two peach baskets and a soccer ball, he created the game to keep his students active during the long, harsh New England winters.

1933 - When she was 42 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

1936 - When she was 45 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

1955 - She was 64 years old when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

1979 - In the year of Elise Frith's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Elise Frith, mother to 1 child, died in 1979 in Sheffield, England, United Kingdom at 87 years of age. There is no listed cause of death for Elise. She was born on July 19, 1891 in Heeley, England. She was born to Joseph Palfreyman and Beatrice Palfreyman, with siblings John, Olive, Albert, and Edith. She married Charles Frith. Elise married Charles Frith. and they gave birth to John Frith.

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