Johnie Ferguson (1908 - 1950)

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Anastasia Ferguson

Anastasia Ferguson

Ferdinand Ferguson

Ferdinand Ferguson

James & Lillian Brewster

James & Lillian Brewster

Lillian and Edna Mae Brewster

Lillian and Edna Mae Brewster

Elsie Ferguson 002

Elsie Ferguson 002

Elsie Ferguson 001

Elsie Ferguson 001

Scottish Fiery Cross

Scottish Fiery Cross

High School graduation class, 1913

High School graduation class, 1913

Elmerena Houston & William Ferguson

Elmerena Houston & William Ferguson

Mary Ferguson & children

Mary Ferguson & children

Mary Ferguson family

Mary Ferguson family

Talking Between San Francisco and Guthrie

Talking Between San Francisco and Guthrie

Elmerena Houston

Elmerena Houston

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1908 - In the year that Johnie Ferguson was born, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

1913 - By the time this person was just 5 years old, the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

1923 - When this person was just 15 years old, on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

1942 - By the time this person was 34 years old, 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.

1950 - In the year of Johnie Ferguson's passing, on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

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Johnie Ferguson passed away in May 1950 at 42 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Johnie. Johnie was born on April 12, 1908. There is no information about Johnie's family or relationships.

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