Herbert Austin Smyth (1880 - 1946)

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Richmond, Australia

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Richmond, Australia

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Father: Smyth James Ireland Smyth
Mother: Mary Ann Smith Smyth

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Austin

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William Bennett Megarry Smyth

William Bennett Megarry Smyth

Fanny  (Smyth) Kyes  &  Charles Soule

Fanny (Smyth) Kyes & Charles Soule

Robert  & Naomi (Kyes) Smyth's children

Robert & Naomi (Kyes) Smyth's children

Unknown Couple in Newark

Unknown Couple in Newark

Unknown Gentleman

Unknown Gentleman

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Unknown Lady

Unknown Couple in Newark NJ

Unknown Couple in Newark NJ

Crabtree Smith (Smyth)

Crabtree Smith (Smyth)

Crabtree Smyth in 1840 Census

Crabtree Smyth in 1840 Census

Crabtree Smyth in Ky Ancestors Magazine # 3

Crabtree Smyth in Ky Ancestors Magazine # 3

Crabtree Smyth in KY Ancestors Magazine # 2

Crabtree Smyth in KY Ancestors Magazine # 2

Crabtree Smyth in KY Ancestors Magazine # 1

Crabtree Smyth in KY Ancestors Magazine # 1

Guardian Bond- m. Crabrtree Smyth & Rachel Smyth 4

Guardian Bond- m. Crabrtree Smyth & Rachel Smyth 4

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Marriage of Crabtree Smyth to Rachel Smyth - 2 William Bennett Megarry Smyth Fanny  (Smyth) Kyes  &  Charles Soule Robert  & Naomi (Kyes) Smyth's children

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1880 - In the year that Herbert Austin Smyth was born, on August 26th, P. T. Barnum and James A. Bailey signed a contract in Bridgeport, CT, creating the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Twenty-seven years later, the Barnum and Bailey would merge with another circus, Ringling Brothers.

1908 - When he was 28 years old, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

1909 - At the age of 29 years old, Herbert was alive when the New York Times published the first movie review. It was a report on D.W. Griffith's movie "Pippa Passes" also called "The Song of Conscience", a silent film. The review said that this work was moving away from "lurid material that attracted the wrath of censors and concerned citizens and toward more respectable ends. The movie was the story of a young female factory worker, on her day off, wandering and singing - thus changing the hearts of those around her towards good.

1922 - Herbert was 42 years old when on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

1946 - In the year of Herbert Austin Smyth's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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Herbert Austin Smyth passed away in 1946 in Richmond, Australia at age 66. No cause of death has been listed for Herbert. He was born in 1880. He was born to Smyth James Ireland Smyth and Mary Ann Smith Smyth, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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