Leonora Trottier (born 1856)

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Leonora Trottier
1856 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Leonora Trottier was born in 1856.

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In 1856, in the year that Leonora Trottier was born, on March 31st, The Treaty of Paris was signed by the Russian Empire and the allied forces of the Ottoman Empire, the British Empire, the French Empire, and the Kingdom of Sardinia. The Treaty ended the Crimean War which had begun almost 3 years earlier.

In 1862, on August 17th, the Dakota War of 1862 began in Minnesota. Four Lakota Sioux - while hunting - killed five settlers near the Minnesota River. That evening, elders of the tribe decided to attack more settlements with the goal of driving out those who had settled the area. By the end of the year, 1000 Lakota had been jailed.

In 1905, the first movie theater opened in the United States in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was the first theater to show nothing but movies - silent films. Two men, John P. Harris and his brother-in-law Harry Davis, opened the Nickelodeon on Smithfield Street - charging 5 cents for admission. The first day, 450 people watched movies at the new theater - on the second day, more than 1500 people stood in line to get in.

In 1921, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

In 1930, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

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Adelaide Trottier
Born: 1795
Julie Trottier
Born: 1800
Louise Trottier
Born: around 1795
Joseph-Pierre Trottier
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Joseph-Pierre Trottier
Born: May 16, 1745
Antoine Trottier
Apr 3, 1747 - Apr 18, 1748
Francois-Bernardin Trottier
Born: May 20, 1750
Marie-Anne Amable Trottier
Born: Apr 22, 1752
Joseph Trottier
Born: Jul 18, 1755
Genevieve Trottier
Born: Jan 4, 1757
Jean-Marie Trottier
Born: Aug 15, 1758
Louis Trottier
Born: Dec 25, 1759
Jean-Marie Trottier
Born: Jun 26, 1718
Marie-Josephe Trottier
Aug 24, 1722 - Jul 11, 1723
Joseph-Gabriel Trottier
Feb 18, 1724 - May 24, 1724
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