Janet S Hoisington (1916 - 1994)

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Janet S Hoisington
1916 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Janet S Hoisington was born on October 18, 1916. She died in July 1994 at 77 years of age. We know that Janet S Hoisington had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee 38104.

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Janet S Hoisington passed away in July 1994 at 77 years of age. She was born on October 18, 1916. There is no information about Janet's family or relationships. We know that Janet S Hoisington had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee 38104.
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In 1916, in the year that Janet S Hoisington was born, 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.

In 1941, by the time she was 25 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1950, she was 34 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1973, by the time she was 57 years old, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1994, in the year of Janet S Hoisington's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Ralph Hoisington
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Mary G Hoisington
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Fannie Hoisington
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Ruby M Hoisington
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Marcus W Hoisington
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Allie R Hoisington
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Gladys M Hoisington
Oct 10, 1899 - Dec 30, 1981
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Maude M Hoisington
Aug 10, 1884 - Jun 15, 1966
Norman, OK
Anna B Hoisington
Oct 19, 1897 - January 1989
Temple, TX
Nellie Hoisington
Aug 4, 1899 - October 1976
Canton, Oklahoma
H Hoisington
May 21, 1910 - April 1975
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Howard Hoisington
Jul 7, 1899 - June 1968
Premont, Texas
George Hoisington
Jul 31, 1894 - September 1965
Arizona
Freddie F Hoisington
Apr 7, 1893 - Apr 8, 1977
Norman, OK
Paul W Hoisington
Oct 3, 1928 - Jan 6, 1990
L B Hoisington
Jul 8, 1883 - Jul 15, 1970
Norman, OK
Katheryne Hoisington
Mar 13, 1910 - Mar 19, 2004
Vian, OK
Glenn Hoisington
Mar 24, 1908 - July 1979
Enid, Oklahoma

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