Isabella Dewar (1863 - 1946)

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Yville, Australia

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Yville, Australia

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Family

Father: Alcorn Alexander Dewar
Mother: Helen Cribbes Dewar

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1863 - In the year that Isabella Dewar was born, in January, British scientist John Tyndall proved the greenhouse effect - which had been widely theorized, but not proven, by scientists.

1892 - She was 29 years old when on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

1901 - At the age of 38 years old, Isabella was alive when John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan created U.S. Steel. J.P. Morgan was an American banker and financier who dominated U.S. business at this time. He had previously overseen the creation of General Electric, as well as International Harvester and AT&T. He has been referred to as America's greatest banker. U.S. Steel was the first billion dollar company in the world, worth $1.4 billion in 1901.

1936 - At the age of 73 years old, Isabella was alive when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1946 - In the year of Isabella Dewar'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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Isabella Dewar passed away in 1946 in Yville, Australia at 83 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born in 1863. She was born to Alcorn Alexander Dewar and Helen Cribbes Dewar, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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