Jane Williams (1883 - 1954)

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Jane Williams
1883 - 1954
updated February 06, 2019
Jane Williams was born in 1883. She was born to Lamont Hector Williams and Mary Irvine Williams, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1954 in Oakl, Australia at 71 years old.


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Lamont Hector Williams
Oakl, Australia
Mary Irvine Williams
Oakl, Australia


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Jane Williams died in 1954 in Oakl, Australia at 71 years of age. She was born in 1883. She was born to Lamont Hector Williams and Mary Irvine Williams, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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1883 - 1954 World Events

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In 1883, in the year that Jane Williams was born, on June 16th, children at a children's variety show in Victoria Hall began rushing the stage area and lobby for promised prizes. In the stampede, 183 children of the 1100 present - most of them 3 to 4 years old - were crushed and asphyxiated.

In 1898, when she was merely 15 years old, on February 15th, the USS Maine exploded and sank in Havana harbor. The reason for the explosion has never been found, but it killed 266 men. "Remember the Maine" became a rallying cry and precipitated the United States' declaration of war on Spain two months later - the beginning of the Spanish-American War. On December 10th, the war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris. The Treaty gave the U.S. Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Guam - for $20 million - and, temporarily, Cuba.

In 1903, by the time she was 20 years old, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1927, by the time she was 44 years old, aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1954, in the year of Jane Williams's passing, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

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Jane (Harris) Williams
Died: 1880
Redruth, Australia
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Glamorganshire, Australia
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Echuca, Australia
Jane Rose Williams
Carr, Australia
Jane Tindale Williams
Melbourne South, Australia
Jane Mary Williams
Scau, Australia
Jane Clrra Williams
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Jane Sarah Williams
Rese, Australia
Jane Williams
1902 - 1984
Moe, Australia
Jane Elizabeth Williams
Caulfield, Australia
Jane Susan Williams
Staw, Australia
Jane Ida Williams
Rose, Australia

Other Williamses

Lamont Hector Williams
Oakl, Australia
Mary Irvine Williams
Oakl, Australia
Robert Williams
1875 - 1954
Melbourne, Australia
John Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Sarah Dixon Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Percy Scott Williams
1883 - 1954
Melbourne, Australia
Williams Sylve Scott Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Percy Williams
1883 - 1954
Melbourne, Australia
Sylvester Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Lizzie Gertrud Scott Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Walter Joseph Williams
1877 - 1954
Melbourne, Australia
William Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Sarah Ann (Stannett) Williams
Melbourne, Australia
Elizabeth Ann Williams
Died: 1954
Mary, Australia
Vincent Noel Williams
Mary, Australia
Ivy Frances Williams
1895 - 1954
Park, Australia
Albert Edward Williams
1878 - 1954
Blac, Australia
James Williams
Blac, Australia

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Lamont Hector Williams
Oakl, Australia
Mary Irvine Williams
Oakl, Australia
Ethel Grace Morris
1877 - 1954
Fitzroy, Australia
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Fitzroy, Australia
Alice Morris
Fitzroy, Australia
James Andrew Callander
1881 - 1954
Moon, Australia
Andrew Callander
Moon, Australia
Helen Mclay Callander
Moon, Australia
Elizabeth Mcdonald
1874 - 1954
Burw, Australia
Driscoll John Mcdonald
Burw, Australia
Elizabeth Phinn Mcdonald
Burw, Australia
Henry Smith
1876 - 1954
Asco, Australia
Thomas Smith
Asco, Australia
Harriett Purdy Smith
Asco, Australia
Albert John Blencowe
1885 - 1954
Balw, Australia
John Abraham Blencowe
Balw, Australia
Annie Brown Blencowe
Balw, Australia
Agnes Simpson
1870 - 1954
Coburg, Australia
Laird David Simpson
Coburg, Australia
Ann Mckean Simpson
Coburg, Australia
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