James Matheny (1891 - 1970)

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James Matheny
1891 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
James Matheny was born on July 24, 1891. He died in April 1970 at 78 years of age. We know that James Matheny had been residing in Ontario, San Bernardino County, California 91762.


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James Matheny passed away in April 1970 at 78 years of age. He was born on July 24, 1891. We are unaware of information about James's surviving family. We know that James Matheny had been residing in Ontario, San Bernardino County, California 91762.
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In 1891, in the year that James Matheny was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1912, at the age of 21 years old, James was alive when the RMS Titanic sank in April. The RMS Titanic was a British built and run passenger liner that was billed as "unsinkable." On its maiden voyage from Southampton England to New York City, carrying about 2,224 passengers and crew - from the wealthiest people in the world to poor emigrants from Europe, the Titanic hit an iceberg. Five of her watertight compartments failed but she was designed to survive only 4 being flooded. She began to sink. There were only enough lifeboats for about half of the passengers so over 1,000 remained behind while "women and children first" were loaded. Over 1500 died, making it the largest maritime disaster in modern history.

In 1958, by the time he was 67 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1967, James was 76 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1970, in the year of James Matheny's passing, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

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Born: around 1927
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Born: around 1926
United States
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Born: around 1922
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Born: around 1915
Ohio, United States
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Born: around 1922
Ohio, United States
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Born: around 1921
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Born: around 1907
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Born: around 1919
North Carolina, United States
James C Matheny
Born: around 1925
Tennessee, United States
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Born: around 1920
Alabama, United States
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Born: around 1923
Mississippi, United States
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Born: around 1919
Florida, United States
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Born: around 1920
Pennsylvania, United States
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Born: around 1927
Texas, United States
James E Matheny
Born: around 1923
Illinois, United States
James E Matheny
Born: around 1924
Georgia, United States

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Jan 8, 1895 - August 1971
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Dec 3, 1956 - Dec 21, 2009
West Point, Georgia
Wallace D Matheny
Dec 11, 1926 - Nov 2, 2006
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Hazel Matheny
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Lois Mae Matheny
Apr 11, 1922 - Jan 7, 2011
La Canada Flintridge, California
Mary Patricia Matheny
Apr 9, 1924 - Mar 4, 2011
San Jose, California
Lenore F Matheny
Jan 30, 1938 - Jan 17, 2005
Loveland, CO
Gloria A Matheny
Oct 29, 1940 - Apr 7, 1997
Beaverton, OR
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Jan 16, 1892 - August 1976
San Leandro, California
William Cliffton Matheny
Apr 7, 1950 - Sep 2, 2006
Geraldine Matheny
Oct 11, 1918 - August 1979
Shannon Ledom Matheny
Nov 15, 1925 - Jan 8, 2007
Corpus Christi, Texas
Marian E Matheny
Oct 16, 1905 - Apr 4, 1998
Stockton, CA
E Matheny
Jan 27, 1901 - July 1987
Tulare, California
Nellie Matheny
Dec 17, 1899 - January 1974
Port Townsend, Washington
Wendy Sue Matheny
Mar 21, 1950 - Mar 8, 2009
Coos Bay, Oregon
Samuel Matheny
Jan 31, 1916 - January 1980
Washington, District of Columbia

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