James Crosley (1802 - 1873)

James Crosley
1802 - 1873
updated February 06, 2019
James Crosley was born on January 24, 1802. He died on December 27, 1873 at 71 years old.

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at Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery, in Abbeville, lafayette county, Mississippi US
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was a farmer as well as an elder in the baptist church

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at the age of 12 he enlisted in the was in 1812 as a drummer boy

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inscription on head stone "i have fought a good fight,i have kept the faith"

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In 1802, in the year that James Crosley was born, on March 16, Congress established the United States Military Academy at West Point - the oldest of the five service academies in the United States and one of the oldest service academies in the world.

In 1818, James was 16 years old when on April 4th, the United States Congress adopted the official flag of the United States. It had 13 red and white stripes - representing the original 13 colonies - and one star for each state (twenty at the time) with additional stars to be added whenever a new state was added to the Union.

In 1820, at the age of 18 years old, James was alive when volcano Mount Rainier, near Tacoma and Seattle, erupted. Between 1820 and 1894, there were at least 14 eruptions reported - most of them probably just ash and dust clouds.

In 1860, he was 58 years old when on April 3rd, the Pony Express began its first delivery from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California. The trip took 10 days and the riders carried 49 letters, five telegrams, and newspapers for San Francisco and other cities along the way.

In 1873, in the year of James Crosley's passing, on March 3rd, the U.S. Congress enacted the Comstock Law. The law made it illegal to send any "obscene, lewd, or lascivious" material through the U.S. mail. This included erotica, contraceptives, sex toys, abortifacients, information about these items, and "personal letters alluding to any sexual content or information".

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Jul 7, 1942 - Apr 22, 2004
Feb 13, 1909 - March 1986
Jul 2, 1938 - August 1977
Dec 14, 1934 - Mar 19, 2008
Jan 3, 1938 - Sep 7, 2010
May 21, 1896 - June 1974
Apr 15, 1943 - Sep 21, 1994
Sep 20, 1912 - December 1985
Dec 21, 1888 - June 1967
Jul 26, 1930 - May 28, 1999
Jul 22, 1910 - Jan 18, 2000
Jun 20, 1914 - Dec 30, 1994
Dec 12, 1965 - May 14, 2004

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Oct 19, 1922 - Sep 19, 2006
Oct 24, 1928 - May 17, 2004
Jan 1, 1928 - January 1982
Oct 17, 1905 - April 1978
Sep 29, 1903 - January 1979
Jun 20, 1913 - Nov 5, 2008
May 18, 1954 - May 19, 2010

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Jan 20, 1898 - July 1982
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