Harry Estep (1879 - 1973)

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Jeannette, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

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Estep Siblings

Estep Siblings

Rick Gillis & Bob Estep

Rick Gillis & Bob Estep

Myrtis Virginia M. Estep-Crinley Mitchell

Myrtis Virginia M. Estep-Crinley Mitchell

Myrtis Virginia M. Estep-Crinley Breuning

Myrtis Virginia M. Estep-Crinley Breuning

Lee Estep

Lee Estep

George Estep

George Estep

Samuel H. and Elizabeth Estep

Samuel H. and Elizabeth Estep

Elora/Lora/Lorie

Elora/Lora/Lorie

Romer Estep, West Virginia

Romer Estep, West Virginia

John Ed and Charlie Estep

John Ed and Charlie Estep

My Great Grandmother

My Great Grandmother

Kanawha County Sheriff's dept

Kanawha County Sheriff's dept

Carl Estep

Carl Estep

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William and Elizabeth Estep Estep Siblings Rick Gillis & Bob Estep Myrtis Virginia M. Estep-Crinley Mitchell

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1879 - In the year that Harry Estep was born, on November 10th, Bell Telephone and Western Union reached an agreement. Bell Telephone would keep out of the telegraphy business and Western Union would stay out of the telephone business - leading to success for both.

1901 - At the age of 22 years old, Harry was alive when Teddy Roosevelt became the 26th President of the United States. TR, as he was known, had been Vice-President for 6 months when President William McKinley was assassinated. At age 42, he became the youngest President to serve although John Kennedy, at age 43, was the youngest President elected. He was a popular progressive and was elected to a second term in 1904 as a Republican, winning 56.4% of the popular vote and 336 electoral votes.

1941 - By the time he was 62 years old, on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

1962 - By the time he was 83 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1973 - In the year of Harry Estep's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

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Harry Estep passed away in January 1973 at age 93. There is no listed cause of death for Harry. He was born on October 20, 1879. We have no information about Harry's immediate family. We know that Harry Estep had been residing in Jeannette, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

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