Joseph Frye (1899 - 1983)

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Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi

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Hen and Chick Club

Hen and Chick Club

Lavina Baumgardner

Lavina Baumgardner

Brittany Tuttle and Dave Frye

Brittany Tuttle and Dave Frye

David Frye & Brittany Tuttle

David Frye & Brittany Tuttle

Frye Family

Frye Family

David "Dave" Frye and Pamela "Pam" Tuttle in 1996

David "Dave" Frye and Pamela "Pam" Tuttle in 1996

Nellie Gray Frye

Nellie Gray Frye

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Nell and Leonard Henderson

Nell and Leonard Henderson

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Leonard and Nell Henderson

Leonard Henderson & Nell Frye

Leonard Henderson & Nell Frye

Edward W Frye, Jr.

Edward W Frye, Jr.

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Charles Heggie Frye & Army buddies Hen and Chick Club Lavina Baumgardner Brittany Tuttle and Dave Frye

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1899 - In the year that Joseph Frye was born, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

1912 - Joseph was merely 13 years old when New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

1948 - At the age of 49 years old, Joseph was alive when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1971 - He was 72 years old when in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

1983 - In the year of Joseph Frye's passing, physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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Joseph Frye passed away in July 1983 at 84 years old. There is no known cause of death for Joseph. He was born on February 9, 1899. We are unaware of information about Joseph's surviving family. We know that Joseph Frye had been residing in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.

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