James Henderson Starry (1890 - 1978)

James Henderson Starry
1890 - 1978
updated January 22, 2020
James Henderson Starry was born on December 12, 1890 in Pennsylvania. He was born to William Turney Starry and Julia A. (Stitt) Starry, with siblings Joseph, Ella, Benjamin, Margaret, William, and Nora. He died on September 20, 1978 in Erie, Pennsylvania at 87 years old.

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James Henderson Starry

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James

Middle name

Henderson

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Birth

James Starry was born on in Indiana County, Pennsylvania United States

Death

James Starry died on in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania United States

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at Coral Lutheran Church Cemetery, in Indiana County, Pennsylvania United States

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Parents:

Apr 24, 1852 - Nov 28, 1937
Dec 3, 1857 - Mar 29, 1939

Siblings:

Feb 2, 1888 - Oct 6, 1980
Nov 2, 1876 - 1948
Dec 27, 1878 - Dec 14, 1962
1881 - 1881
Mar 31, 1896 - Aug 19, 1984
Dec 12, 1890 - Jan 28, 1978

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James Henderson Starry passed away on September 20, 1978 in Erie, Pennsylvania at 87 years old. He was buried in Coral Lutheran Church Cemetery, Pennsylvania. James was born on December 12, 1890 in Pennsylvania. He was born to William Turney Starry and Julia A. (Stitt) Starry, with siblings Joseph, Ella, Benjamin, Margaret, William, and Nora.
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1890 - 1978 World Events

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In 1890, in the year that James Henderson Starry was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1910, by the time he was 20 years old, the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1942, at the age of 52 years old, James was alive when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1963, he was 73 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1978, in the year of James Henderson Starry's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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