Laura M Kettle (1913 - 2001)

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Laura M Kettle
1913 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Laura M Kettle was born on December 9, 1913. She died on February 21, 2001 at 87 years of age. We know that Laura M Kettle had been residing in Craig, Moffat County, Colorado 81625.


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Laura M Kettle passed away on February 21, 2001 at age 87. She was born on December 9, 1913. There is no information about Laura's immediate family. We know that Laura M Kettle had been residing in Craig, Moffat County, Colorado 81625.
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In 1913, in the year that Laura M Kettle was born, Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1920, at the age of merely 7 years old, Laura was alive when the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1941, by the time she was 28 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1971, by the time she was 58 years old, 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.

In 1990, when she was 77 years old, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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Jan 24, 1950 - Aug 25, 2011
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Evelyn W Kettle
Mar 31, 1917 - Jan 30, 1997
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Linda D Kettle
Aug 15, 1950 - May 20, 2009
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Jodi Kettle
Jul 18, 1961 - December 1985
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