John E Darrell (1889 - 1919)

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John E Darrell
1889 - 1919
updated February 06, 2019
John E Darrell was born around 1889. He died on January 13, 1919 in New York at 30 years old.

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John E Darrell died on January 13, 1919 in New York at 30 years of age. He was born around 1889. We are unaware of information about John's family or relationships.
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In 1889, in the year that John E Darrell was born, on April 20th, Adolf Hitler was born in Austria-Hungary - now Austria. In his early 30's, he began his rise to power in German politics, eventually becoming the leader of the Nazi Party and Führer of Nazi Germany. He presided over the death of millions of civilians as well as leading Germany through World War II.

In 1893, by the time he was only 4 years old, on March 4th, Grover Cleveland became the 24th President of the United States. On July 1st, President Cleveland was operated on for a non-cancerous tumor in his mouth. He chose to have the operation secretly because he didn't want to worsen the financial depression that was occurring at the time.

In 1896, he was only 7 years old when on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1904, when he was merely 15 years old, the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

In 1919, in the year of John E Darrell's passing, in June, the Treaty of Versailles - officially ending World War I - was signed. The European Allies demanded "compensation by Germany for all damage done to the civilian population of the Allies and their property by the aggression of Germany by land, by sea and from the air.” The requirement of compensation is seen by most as the reason for the collapse of the German economy and gave rise to the rule of Hitler.

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Joseph F Darrell
around 1822 - Jan 26, 1894
Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
around 1857 - Aug 12, 1914
Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947
Ophelia Darrell
around 1833 - Jan 25, 1908
Peter Darrell
around 1858 - Jun 11, 1922
Richard Darrell
around 1818 - May 9, 1892
Richard Darrell
around 1910 - Apr 15, 1911
Richard Darrell
around 1888 - Jan 10, 1918
Richard F Darrell
around 1872 - May 28, 1939
Rosemary Darrell
around 1918  - Oct 8, 1918
Samuel Darrell
around 1896 - Apr 22, 1948

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Joseph F Darrell
around 1822 - Jan 26, 1894
Laura Darrell
around 1854 - Mar 1, 1931
Laura H Darrell
around 1857 - Aug 12, 1914
Lewis Darrell
around 1884 - Oct 6, 1891
Lillie Darrell
around 1893 - Dec 17, 1896
Louise W Darrell
around 1897 - Mar 7, 1905
Mary E Darrell
around 1860 - Dec 7, 1920
Maybelle Darrell
around 1888 - Oct 14, 1947
Ophelia Darrell
around 1833 - Jan 25, 1908
Peter Darrell
around 1858 - Jun 11, 1922
Richard Darrell
around 1818 - May 9, 1892
Richard Darrell
around 1910 - Apr 15, 1911
Richard Darrell
around 1888 - Jan 10, 1918
Richard F Darrell
around 1872 - May 28, 1939
Rosemary Darrell
around 1918  - Oct 8, 1918
Samuel Darrell
around 1896 - Apr 22, 1948
William Darrell
around 1869 - May 26, 1933
Isidor Darren
around 1912 - Feb 27, 1915
Gertrude Darrenberger
around 1892 - Sep 16, 1905
Jacob Darrenberger
around 1850 - Nov 13, 1910
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