Ida Seal (1888 - 1971)

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Ida Seal
1888 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Ida Seal was born on September 11, 1888. She died on April 15, 1971 at age 82. We know that Ida Seal had been residing in Sneedville, Hancock County, Tennessee 37869.


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Ida Seal passed away on April 15, 1971 at 82 years of age. She was born on September 11, 1888. We have no information about Ida's family. We know that Ida Seal had been residing in Sneedville, Hancock County, Tennessee 37869.
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In 1888, in the year that Ida Seal was born, on January 12th, the 'Schoolhouse Blizzard' blanketed Dakota Territory. Montana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Texas were hit, leaving 235 dead. Many of those who perished were children on their way home from school. The day was relatively warm when it began and the blizzard hit unexpectedly, catching most by surprise.

In 1910, by the time she was 22 years old, the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1933, Ida was 45 years old when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1940, she was 52 years old when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1971, in the year of Ida Seal's passing, on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

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Jul 23, 1912 - May 28, 1993
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Sep 17, 1931 - May 15, 2002
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Jul 21, 1922 - July 1986
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Nov 27, 1910 - May 1974
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Dec 24, 1907 - Jan 23, 1995
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May 19, 1927 - Feb 29, 2000
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Mar 21, 1926 - Sep 12, 1993
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Oct 18, 1926 - Jan 25, 1986
Morristown, TN
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Sep 10, 1917 - May 13, 1995
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Feb 25, 1905 - Jan 10, 1992
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Feb 5, 1926 - Jul 21, 1999
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