Ernest J Darrell (1859 - 1909)

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Ernest J Darrell
1859 - 1909
updated February 06, 2019
Ernest J Darrell was born around 1859. He died on July 4, 1909 in New York at age 50.

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Ernest J Darrell passed away on July 4, 1909 in New York at 50 years old. He was born around 1859. There is no information about Ernest's family or relationships.
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In 1859, in the year that Ernest J Darrell 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 1862, by the time he was only 3 years old, on July 1st, the Bureau of Internal Revenue was created. Established to raise funds for the Civil War, income tax was supposed to be temporary and was allowed to expire 10 years later. The Internal Revenue Service was created in the early 20th century.

In 1878, Ernest was 19 years old when in Africa, the death of the last confirmed Cape lion occurred. The Cape lion was slightly larger than other lions and had black ears, a black mane, and black hair on its belly.

In 1884, by the time he was 25 years old, on August 5th, the cornerstone for the base of the Statue of Liberty - a gift from the people of France - was laid. 120,000 people - most donations were $1 - donated to the completion of the base. An 1883 poem by Emma Lazarus was also written to raise funds. That poem was included in the base of the statue and is well known today. The most famous phrase: "Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cries she
With silent lips. "Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

In 1909, in the year of Ernest J Darrell's passing, the U.S. penny was changed to the Abraham Lincoln design. The Lincoln penny was so popular that it soon had to be rationed and it sold on the secondary market for a quarter. Abraham Lincoln was the first historical figure to be on a U.S. coin - which was released to commemorate his 100th birthday. This penny was also the first U.S. cent to include the words "In God We Trust.".

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John Darrell
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John E Darrell
around 1889 - Jan 13, 1919
Joseph F Darrell
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Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
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Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947
Ophelia Darrell
around 1833 - Jan 25, 1908
Peter Darrell
around 1858 - Jun 11, 1922
Richard Darrell
around 1818 - May 9, 1892
Richard Darrell
around 1910 - Apr 15, 1911
Richard Darrell
around 1888 - Jan 10, 1918

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Erther Darrell
around 1920 - Jul 8, 1943
Gertrude Darrell
around 1907 - Jun 27, 1920
James M Darrell
around 1906 - Oct 11, 1930
Jno G Darrell
around 1911  - Oct 24, 1911
John Darrell
around 1873 - Dec 24, 1907
John Darrell
around 1854 - Nov 26, 1929
John E Darrell
around 1889 - Jan 13, 1919
Joseph F Darrell
around 1822 - Jan 26, 1894
Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
around 1857 - Aug 12, 1914
Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947
Ophelia Darrell
around 1833 - Jan 25, 1908
Peter Darrell
around 1858 - Jun 11, 1922
Richard Darrell
around 1818 - May 9, 1892
Richard Darrell
around 1910 - Apr 15, 1911
Richard Darrell
around 1888 - Jan 10, 1918
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