Ella Matthews (1894 - 1984)

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Ella Matthews
1894 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Ella Matthews was born on June 17, 1894. She died in April 1984 at age 89. We know that Ella Matthews had been residing in Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas 71603.


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Ella Matthews died in April 1984 at 89 years of age. She was born on June 17, 1894. We are unaware of information about Ella's family or relationships. We know that Ella Matthews had been residing in Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas 71603.
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In 1894, in the year that Ella Matthews was born, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1900, at the age of just 6 years old, Ella was alive when the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1949, by the time she was 55 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1973, she was 79 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1984, in the year of Ella Matthews's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Edwin Matthews
Dec 27, 1912 - June 1985
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Horace Matthews
Aug 1, 1899 - March 1966
Texarkana, Texas
Paul Matthews
Jul 24, 1913 - Mar 17, 1995
West Memphis, AR
Marvin Matthews
Jul 30, 1913 - January 1973
Frank Matthews
Mar 7, 1885 - Oct 15, 1969
Osceola, AR
Paul Matthews
Mar 14, 1917 - February 1976
Jasper R Matthews
Nov 20, 1909 - Jan 24, 1996
Maumelle, AR
Carvin Matthews
Aug 24, 1909 - March 1985
Fordyce, Arkansas
Herman Matthews
Jul 5, 1914 - June 1976
Oakland, California
Edd Matthews
Mar 20, 1911 - Jul 6, 1998
Pine Bluff, AR
George Matthews
Aug 20, 1894 - July 1950
Lucille Matthews
Jun 2, 1911 - March 1976
Mabelvale, Arkansas
James H Matthews
Oct 4, 1902 - May 6, 1990
James Matthews
Jun 7, 1917 - February 1987
Horatio, Arkansas
Garlick H Matthews
May 25, 1914 - Feb 21, 2001
Gulf Breeze, FL
Anna Matthews
May 14, 1916 - May 5, 2000
Lake Village, AR
James Matthews
May 27, 1900 - January 1968
Paragould, Arkansas
Willie Matthews
Oct 31, 1918 - Feb 18, 1989
Milwaukee, WI
James D Matthews
Nov 13, 1953 - Aug 30, 2000
Lakeside, CA
Jacob Matthews
Aug 7, 1898 - November 1970
Texarkana, Texas

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