Florence D Tanner (1851 - 1932)

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Manhattan County, New York

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Florence (Coyne) and Oscar Tanner

Florence (Coyne) and Oscar Tanner

Florence Tanner

Florence Tanner

Charles D Tanner

Charles D Tanner

Buddy & Rene (Irle) Tanner

Buddy & Rene (Irle) Tanner

Tanner Children

Tanner Children

Annie Mae Tanner

Annie Mae Tanner

Stacy Denise Tanner

Stacy Denise Tanner

Sharon K. (Mcclary) Tanner

Sharon K. (Mcclary) Tanner

Mrs Patrick Campbell

Mrs Patrick Campbell

Jim Tanner and Graduating Class 1945

Jim Tanner and Graduating Class 1945

Marlon Tanner Stout

Marlon Tanner Stout

Covington Family

Covington Family

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1851 - In the year that Florence D Tanner was born, on May 15th, the first of many Australian gold rushes was publicized. Because the California Gold Rush had caused many Australians to emigrate to California, Australia decided that the gold found in Australia should be publicized, rather than suppressing the news as earlier finds had been.

1859 - By the time she was merely 8 years old, on February 27th, US Congressman Daniel Sickles shot and killed Philip Barton Key - a US. District Attorney and son of Francis Scott Key, writer of the national anthem, for having an affair with his wife. Sickles claimed temporary insanity - the first to do so - and was acquitted.

1909 - Florence was 58 years old when Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

1931 - At the age of 80 years old, Florence was alive when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

1932 - In the year of Florence D Tanner's passing, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

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Florence D Tanner passed away on January 23, 1932 in New York at 81 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Florence. She was born around 1851. We are unaware of information about Florence's family or relationships.

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