Francis Ensworth (1923 - 1977)

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Francis Ensworth
1923 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Francis Ensworth was born on September 2, 1923. He died in July 1977 at 53 years of age.

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Francis Ensworth died in July 1977 at 53 years of age. He was born on September 2, 1923. There is no information about Francis's family or relationships.
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In 1923, in the year that Francis Ensworth was born, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1932, Francis was only 9 years old when 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.

In 1942, by the time he was 19 years old, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1954, when he was 31 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1977, in the year of Francis Ensworth's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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Paul L Ensworth
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Harry Ensworth
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Ellen Ensworth
Mar 27, 1895 - June 1987
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Olin John James Ensworth
Nov 23, 1938 - Jan 8, 2011
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William J Ensworth
Jun 8, 1956 - Oct 1, 2006
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Edward S Ensworth
Feb 16, 1912 - Dec 5, 1992
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Fred Ensworth
Dec 25, 1913 - Aug 4, 1989
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Herbert K Ensworth
Jan 21, 1908 - Oct 21, 1998
Ithaca, NY
Walter Ensworth
Aug 28, 1955 - March 1976
George F Ensworth
Mar 25, 1926 - Dec 29, 2006
Oswego, NY
Hildegarde Ensworth
Aug 28, 1919 - September 1986
Glendora, CA
Sarah Ensworth
Jul 19, 1873 - January 1968
Utica, NY
Burritt Ensworth
May 9, 1895 - April 1983
Allegany, NY
Leo Ensworth
Apr 20, 1920 - January 1979
Jennie P Ensworth
Mar 6, 1919 - Mar 24, 2008
Oswego, NY
George Ensworth
Jun 2, 1888 - March 1963
Pennsylvania
Sylvia Ensworth
Nov 22, 1903 - April 1981
Lowman, NY
Robert H Ensworth
Sep 8, 1918 - Jan 7, 2010
Pittsburgh, PA

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