Ella Lock (1903 - 1976)

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Ella Lock
1903 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Ella Lock was born on January 8, 1903. She died in February 1976 at 73 years of age. We know that Ella Lock had been residing in Orlando, Orange County, Florida 32805.


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Ella Lock died in February 1976 at 73 years old. She was born on January 8, 1903. We are unaware of information about Ella's family. We know that Ella Lock had been residing in Orlando, Orange County, Florida 32805.
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In 1903, in the year that Ella Lock was born, the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

In 1918, Ella was merely 15 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 1923, she was 20 years old when the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1946, when she was 43 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1976, in the year of Ella Lock's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Feb 7, 1884 - May 1985
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Annie L Lock
Oct 29, 1912 - Jul 26, 1988
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Feb 4, 1895 - July 1974
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Feb 20, 1891 - September 1979
Katherine G Lock
Mar 8, 1957 - Aug 28, 2004
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Oct 7, 1929 - Apr 11, 1994
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Athalone Lock
Dec 4, 1921 - Jul 21, 1999
Thomasville, GA
James Lock
Dec 11, 1935 - May 1974
Catherine Lock
Jul 26, 1896 - Aug 21, 1990
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