Mabel Dearing (1908 - 1991)

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Mabel Dearing
1908 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Mabel Dearing was born on October 26, 1908. She died on June 2, 1991 at 82 years old.

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Mabel Dearing passed away on June 2, 1991 at 82 years old. She was born on October 26, 1908. There is no information about Mabel's immediate family.
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In 1908, in the year that Mabel Dearing was born, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1915, Mabel was only 7 years old when the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1923, she was just 15 years old when the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1933, when she was 25 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1991, in the year of Mabel Dearing's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Irvin F Dearing
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Robert Dearing
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Jun 27, 1910 - Jun 10, 2000
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Aug 3, 1919 - Jul 31, 1992
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Houston, TX
Beulah Dearing
Jun 12, 1911 - August 1983
Goodman, Missouri
Roger D Dearing
Jan 28, 1924 - May 20, 1997
James Dearing
Sep 27, 1906 - August 1985
Webb City, Missouri
James C Dearing
Nov 4, 1944 - Jul 3, 1998
Robert E Dearing
Jun 30, 1921 - Feb 22, 1992
Bessie Dearing
Apr 23, 1892 - April 1979
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Albert L Dearing
Dec 6, 1927 - Jan 12, 2009
Webb City, MO
Elvie Dearing
Mar 12, 1890 - June 1971
Higgins, Texas
Janet I Dearing
Jun 20, 1937 - Aug 10, 1990
Willa L Dearing
Jul 27, 1908 - Feb 7, 1992
Casper, WY
Wallace Dearing
Feb 24, 1910 - May 1987
Clarkston, Washington
Charles Dearing
Feb 7, 1885 - September 1975
Buhl, Idaho

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