James J Garvey (1907 - 1988)

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James J Garvey
1907 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
James J Garvey was born on November 21, 1907. He died on July 17, 1988 at age 80. We know that James J Garvey had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York.


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James J Garvey passed away on July 17, 1988 at age 80. He was born on November 21, 1907. We have no information about James's family or relationships. We know that James J Garvey had been residing in Bronx, Bronx County, New York.
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In 1907, in the year that James J Garvey was born, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1934, he was 27 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1969, by the time he was 62 years old, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1974, when he was 67 years old, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

In 1988, in the year of James J Garvey's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Colorado, United States
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James W Garvey
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Born: around 1917
Ohio, United States
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Born: around 1924
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Born: around 1923
United States
James T Garvey
Born: around 1912
United States
James D Garvey
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United States
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Born: around 1906
New York, United States
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Born: around 1917
New York, United States
James G Garvey
Born: around 1898
New York, United States
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Born: around 1915
New York, United States

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Eugene Garvey
May 23, 1906 - August 1985
New York, NY
Charles Garvey
Mar 8, 1910 - December 1967
William Garvey
Jul 19, 1917 - January 1976
Union City, NJ
James Garvey
Jan 5, 1914 - Apr 28, 1989
New York, NY
Vera Garvey
Dec 14, 1894 - December 1964
Chatham, NY
Wright B Garvey
Feb 28, 1925 - Feb 1, 1996
Prairie du Sac, WI
John Garvey
Jul 27, 1926 - November 1986
Mary L Garvey
Aug 24, 1925 - Sep 10, 2004
Fulton, NY
John L Garvey
Dec 18, 1923 - Nov 4, 1994
Stuyvesant, NY
Mary Garvey
Sep 18, 1904 - September 1974
Woodside, NY
Walter J Garvey
May 3, 1922 - Dec 15, 1990
New York, NY
Betty B Garvey
Mar 30, 1922 - Oct 21, 2009
New Rochelle, NY
Joseph Garvey
Sep 10, 1908 - Oct 2, 1995
Woodhaven, NY
Kevin Garvey
Jun 19, 1906 - June 1986
Brooklyn, NY
Martin J Garvey
Sep 11, 1950 - Aug 17, 1996
Yakima, WA
Mary Garvey
May 4, 1873 - Feb 15, 1969
Bronx, NY
Jerome Garvey
Nov 27, 1896 - December 1982
Brooklyn, NY
Michael Garvey
Oct 17, 1915 - December 1980
Bronx, NY
Arthur Garvey
Jul 31, 1891 - October 1975
Elmira, NY
Elizabeth Garvey
Sep 18, 1912 - Mar 1, 1997
Suffern, NY

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