Maggie O Darwin (1885 - 1968)

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Maggie O Darwin
1885 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Maggie O Darwin was born on April 17, 1885. She died on September 15, 1968 at 83 years old. We know that Maggie O Darwin had been residing in Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama.


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Maggie O Darwin died on September 15, 1968 at age 83. She was born on April 17, 1885. We have no information about Maggie's family. We know that Maggie O Darwin had been residing in Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama.
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In 1885, in the year that Maggie O Darwin was born, on February 16th, the first Dow Jones Industrial Average was published by Charles Dow, who also founded the Wall Street Journal. The index was 62.76. It represented 12 stocks - American Cotton Oil, American Sugar, American Tobacco, Chicago Gas, Distilling & Cattle Feeding, General Electric, Laclede Gas, National Lead, North American, Tennessee Coal and Iron, U.S. Leather pfd. and U.S. Rubber.

In 1907, at the age of 22 years old, Maggie was alive when the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1914, at the age of 29 years old, Maggie was alive when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1936, at the age of 51 years old, Maggie was alive when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1968, in the year of Maggie O Darwin's passing, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

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Homer Darwin
Jan 17, 1927 - December 1978
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James Darwin
Sep 28, 1929 - March 1973
Sidney Darwin
Apr 20, 1930 - Jun 2, 1997
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Veda N Darwin
Jan 2, 1932 - Jul 26, 2011
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James Darwin
Dec 12, 1934 - June 1973
Robert Darwin
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William Darwin
Mar 23, 1912 - May 1983
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L E Darwin
Oct 9, 1938 - Sep 15, 1990
Brenda Darwin
Jun 3, 1946 - Feb 23, 2006
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Macklin Darwin
Aug 14, 1903 - February 1980
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Mamie Darwin
Dec 11, 1892 - June 1981
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Lillie P Darwin
Mar 3, 1943 - Feb 29, 1992
Ruby Darwin
Feb 12, 1918 - April 1988
Hollywood, AL
Ralph E Darwin
Mar 1, 1931 - Apr 12, 1996
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David Darwin
Jul 29, 1936 - December 1984
Billy Darwin
Oct 26, 1947 - November 1986
Henagar, Alabama
Herman R Darwin
Jul 3, 1908 - December 1988
Sylvania, AL

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