John Henry Toomey (1893 - 1916)

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John Henry Toomey
1893 - 1916
updated February 06, 2019
John Henry Toomey was born around 1893. He died on November 15, 1916 at age 23.

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Henry

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Carnoy Military Cemetery W. 32., in France

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Service number: 89574
Rank: Driver
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
Unit/ship/squadron: a Bty. 91st Bde.

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John Henry Toomey died on November 15, 1916 at 23 years old. He was buried in Carnoy Military Cemetery W. 32., France. He was born around 1893. We are unaware of information about John's surviving family.
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1893 - 1916 World Events

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In 1893, in the year that John Henry Toomey was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1900, John was merely 7 years old when a massive hurricane, known as the Great Galveston hurricane, hit Galveston Texas. Winds hit up to 145 miles an hour (category 4) and it remains the single most deadly event in U.S. history. Between 6,000 and 12,000 died (most estimates are around 8,000 dead). The population of Galveston at the time was about 36,000 people in 1900.

In 1916, in the year of John Henry Toomey's passing, the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

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O Toomey
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P Toomey
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Patrick Toomey
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Patrick John Toomey
around 1905 - Feb 12, 1944
Richard William Toomey
around 1919 - Nov 14, 1940
Robert Toomey
around 1882 - Oct 15, 1940
Sidney Claud Toomey
around 1897 - Jun 17, 1918
Stuart Thomas Toomey
around 1899 - May 7, 1918
Thomas Toomey
Died: Aug 8, 1918
Thomas Toomey
around 1894 - Aug 31, 1916
Thomas Patrick Toomey
around 1909 - Nov 28, 1943
Timothy Toomey
around 1875 - Jun 22, 1917
Timothy Toomey
Died: Mar 3, 1916
Victor Harold Toomey
Died: May 31, 1916
W Toomey
Died: May 18, 1915
W T Toomey
around 1887 - Jan 26, 1918
William Toomey
Died: Aug 14, 1917

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Leo Toomey
around 1916 - Jun 22, 1944
M Toomey
Died: Jul 14, 1916
Nicholas Edward John Toomey
around 1895 - Oct 19, 1917
O Toomey
Died: Oct 15, 1918
P Toomey
Died: Feb 12, 1918
Patrick Toomey
around 1893 - Aug 12, 1916
Patrick John Toomey
around 1905 - Feb 12, 1944
Richard William Toomey
around 1919 - Nov 14, 1940
Robert Toomey
around 1882 - Oct 15, 1940
Sidney Claud Toomey
around 1897 - Jun 17, 1918
Stuart Thomas Toomey
around 1899 - May 7, 1918
Thomas Toomey
Died: Aug 8, 1918
Thomas Toomey
around 1894 - Aug 31, 1916
Thomas Patrick Toomey
around 1909 - Nov 28, 1943
Timothy Toomey
around 1875 - Jun 22, 1917
Timothy Toomey
Died: Mar 3, 1916
Victor Harold Toomey
Died: May 31, 1916
W Toomey
Died: May 18, 1915
W T Toomey
around 1887 - Jan 26, 1918
William Toomey
Died: Aug 14, 1917
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