Jess Amos (1891 - 1963)

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Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Clayson Dell Amos house

Clayson Dell Amos house

Clayson Dell Amos living room

Clayson Dell Amos living room

Elijah, Cornelius, & Harriet (Amos) Stephens

Elijah, Cornelius, & Harriet (Amos) Stephens

William R Amos

William R Amos

Ernestine Smith Amos - Gilmer Texas 1947

Ernestine Smith Amos - Gilmer Texas 1947

Nash Leon "N.L." "Mutt" Amo - Texas

Nash Leon "N.L." "Mutt" Amo - Texas

Ernestine Smith Amos - Texas

Ernestine Smith Amos - Texas

H.B. Reynolds & Daisy Darnell Reynolds

H.B. Reynolds & Daisy Darnell Reynolds

Nash Leon Amos - Ernestine Smith in Texas

Nash Leon Amos - Ernestine Smith in Texas

Ida Amos

Ida Amos

Gracie Vest Amos

Gracie Vest Amos

Lydia Martha Amos

Lydia Martha Amos

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Jane & Thorton Amos Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies Clayson Dell Amos house Clayson Dell Amos living room

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1891 - In the year that Jess Amos was born, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

1936 - By the time he was 45 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

1944 - By the time he was 53 years old, on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

1959 - When he was 68 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

1963 - In the year of Jess Amos's passing, 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.

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Jess Amos died in March 1963 at age 71. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on May 21, 1891. There is no information about Jess's immediate family. We know that Jess Amos had been residing in Indiana.

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