John Page Seaman (1902 - 1942)

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Leathley (st. Oswald) Churchyard Grave 91.,
United Kingdom

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Service number: 1546842
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

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Page

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Nellie Bly's book

Nellie Bly's book

Elizabeth Seaman

Elizabeth Seaman

Elizabeth Cochran

Elizabeth Cochran

Elizabeth Jane Cochran

Elizabeth Jane Cochran

Elizabeth Cochran - Nellie Bly

Elizabeth Cochran - Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly stamp

Nellie Bly stamp

Nellie Bly Seaman

Nellie Bly Seaman

Elizabeth "Nellie Bly" Seaman

Elizabeth "Nellie Bly" Seaman

Elizabeth (Cochran) Seaman

Elizabeth (Cochran) Seaman

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly

Elizabeth "Nellie Bly" Cochran

Elizabeth "Nellie Bly" Cochran

Mary Jane Cochran

Mary Jane Cochran

Michael Cochran

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1902 - In the year that John Page Seaman was born, the Bureau of the Census was established. This was the government department that was a boon to family historians - it, even now, is responsible for taking the census and provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.

1910 - At the age of just 8 years old, John was alive when the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

1923 - At the age of 21 years old, John was alive when on August 2, President Warren G. Harding died in office, apparently of a heart attack. He was staying at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco after completing a nationwide tour. Suffering from cramps, indigestion, a fever and shortness of breath, his doctor thought he had food poisoning. After several days of being ill, he suddenly shuddered, slumped over, and died. There were rumors of foul play (some thought that his wife had poisoned him because of his affairs) but no evidence has ever been found.

1935 - At the age of 33 years old, John was alive when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

1942 - In the year of John Page Seaman's passing, on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

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John Page Seaman died on March 22, 1942 at 40 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. He was buried in Leathley (st. Oswald) Churchyard Grave 91., United Kingdom. He was born around 1902. We are unaware of information about John's family.

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