Maggie Towles (1883 - 1968)

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Maggie Towles
1883 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Maggie Towles was born on December 14, 1883. She died in January 1968 at age 84. We know that Maggie Towles had been residing in Cairo, Randolph County, Missouri 65239.


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Maggie Towles passed away in January 1968 at 84 years old. She was born on December 14, 1883. We have no information about Maggie's immediate family. We know that Maggie Towles had been residing in Cairo, Randolph County, Missouri 65239.
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In 1883, in the year that Maggie Towles was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

In 1907, by the time she was 24 years old, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1915, when she was 32 years old, 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 1936, Maggie was 53 years old 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 Towles'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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Oct 12, 1916 - Feb 10, 2005
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George D Towles
Mar 21, 1927 - Oct 27, 2004
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Venita J Towles
Nov 18, 1930 - Sep 12, 2010
Holden, MO
Earl Towles
Apr 11, 1895 - October 1973
Punta Gorda, Florida
Eva L Towles
Oct 30, 1933 - Sep 30, 1994
Sedgwick, KS
Willaim Towles
Mar 14, 1913 - August 1978
Gardner, Kansas
Joseph Towles
Sep 23, 1877 - October 1965
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Lillie Towles
Jun 1, 1882 - June 1977
Holden, Missouri
Allee Towles
Oct 29, 1900 - July 1976
Paris, Missouri
Lula Towles
Mar 13, 1886 - June 1974
Los Angeles, California
Junior Towles
Oct 29, 1888 - April 1967
Hettinger, North Dakota
Lois B Towles
Apr 18, 1960 - Feb 8, 2011
Los Angeles, California
Billy S Towles
Sep 30, 1956 - Aug 5, 2008
Orion H Towles
Nov 18, 1909 - Jan 6, 1992
Myrtle Towles
Apr 10, 1905 - July 1980
Iola, Kansas
Shirley Towles
Oct 9, 1921 - Oct 2, 2008
Fulton, KS
Preston Towles
Aug 12, 1922 - February 1956
Irene L Towles
Mar 23, 1916 - Aug 24, 2001
Wichita, KS
Jack Scott Towles
Jan 1, 1929 - Oct 11, 2007
Pampa, Texas
John R Towles
Aug 17, 1936 - Sep 25, 1996

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