Ella Keller (1859 - 1930)

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Ella Keller
1859 - 1930
updated February 06, 2019
Ella Keller was born around 1859. She died on November 28, 1930 in New York at age 71.

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Ella Keller died on November 28, 1930 in New York at age 71. She was born around 1859. We have no information about Ella's family or relationships.
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In 1859, in the year that Ella Keller was born, on October 16th, abolitionist John Brown led a raid on Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an attempt to start a slave rebellion. He wanted to "liberate" the guns in the armory and arm slaves. Brown was captured and hanged on December 2nd.

In 1864, when she was only 5 years old, on October 5th, a cyclone killed 70,000 people in Calcutta, India. Calcutta is in a "very high damage risk" cyclone zone, although this was an especially powerful one.

In 1870, when she was merely 11 years old, on March 31st, Thomas Mundy Peterson was the first African-American male who voted in an election - a local election about the town charter. Peterson, a school principal, was also the first to hold elected office and the first to sit on a jury.

In 1918, Ella was 59 years old when following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1930, in the year of Ella Keller's passing, 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.

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around 1831 - Feb 21, 1913
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around 1872 - Oct 30, 1916
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around 1874 - Oct 5, 1944
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around 1881 - Sep 3, 1928
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around 1832 - Apr 21, 1894
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around 1876 - Oct 1, 1942
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around 1891  - Aug 7, 1891
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around 1907 - Nov 19, 1912
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around 1861 - May 24, 1940
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around 1895  - Aug 9, 1895
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around 1896 - Jan 18, 1898
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around 1875 - Feb 24, 1906
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around 1849 - Oct 19, 1917
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around 1881 - Jun 19, 1925
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around 1866 - Sep 24, 1935
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around 1869 - Sep 3, 1937

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around 1898 - Mar 13, 1936
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around 1856 - Sep 11, 1891
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around 1867 - Mar 19, 1895
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around 1852 - Aug 3, 1912
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around 1831 - Feb 21, 1913
Ellen Keller
around 1872 - Oct 30, 1916
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around 1874 - Oct 5, 1944
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around 1881 - Sep 3, 1928
Ellen M Keller
around 1832 - Apr 21, 1894
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around 1876 - Oct 1, 1942
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around 1891  - Aug 7, 1891
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around 1907 - Nov 19, 1912
Emanuel Keller
around 1861 - May 24, 1940
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around 1895  - Aug 9, 1895
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around 1896 - Jan 18, 1898
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around 1875 - Feb 24, 1906
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around 1849 - Oct 19, 1917
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around 1881 - Jun 19, 1925
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around 1866 - Sep 24, 1935
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