James Gordon Oliver (died 1916)

James Gordon Oliver
? - 1916 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
James Gordon Oliver died on February 26, 1916.

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James Gordon Oliver

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James

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Gordon

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Alexandria (hadra) War Memorial Cemetery C. 184., in Egypt

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Military Service

Service number: 311
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: South African Infantry
Unit/ship/squadron: 3rd Regt.

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James Gordon Oliver died on February 26, 1916. He was buried in Alexandria (hadra) War Memorial Cemetery C. 184., Egypt. We are unaware of information about James's family or relationships.
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1916 World Events

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In 1848, on May 29th, Wisconsin became the 30th U.S. state. The British had formerly owned the territory but after the War of 1812, American white settlers - especially lead miners - moved into the area.

In 1861, The Royal Seminary (Sweden) became the first institute of its kind in Sweden to be open to women, allowing women to obtain a teaching degree.

In 1875, on February 18th, the Mason County War, also called the Hoodoo War, began. In central Texas, a German-American mob broke into a jail with a battering ram and lynched two suspected cattle rustlers. Thus began a year of vigilante "justice."

In 1900, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1916, in the year of James Gordon Oliver's passing, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

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Other Olivers

around 1913 - Apr 6, 1943
around 1913 - Jun 6, 1940
around 1916 - Feb 21, 1942
around 1914 - May 9, 1941
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around 1896 - Jul 12, 1915
1915 - Sep 2, 1943
around 1889 - Oct 10, 1917
around 1911 - Apr 8, 1945
around 1894 - Mar 30, 1918
around 1918 - Nov 27, 1944
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around 1888 - Mar 29, 1918
around 1884 - Mar 8, 1945
around 1889 - Jun 2, 1941
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around 1895 - Oct 22, 1918
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around 1913 - Apr 6, 1943
around 1913 - Jun 6, 1940
around 1916 - Feb 21, 1942
around 1914 - May 9, 1941
Unknown - Mar 27, 1918
around 1896 - Jul 12, 1915
1915 - Sep 2, 1943
around 1889 - Oct 10, 1917
around 1911 - Apr 8, 1945
around 1894 - Mar 30, 1918
around 1918 - Nov 27, 1944
Unknown - Mar 31, 1918
around 1888 - Mar 29, 1918
around 1884 - Mar 8, 1945
around 1889 - Jun 2, 1941
Unknown - Aug 27, 1918
Unknown - Sep 15, 1916
around 1895 - Oct 22, 1918
around 1884 - Jul 2, 1920
around 1885 - Jun 5, 1917
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