Maggie Washington (1900 - 1970)

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Maggie Washington
1900 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Maggie Washington was born on May 29, 1900. She died on May 15, 1970 at 69 years of age. We know that Maggie Washington had been residing in Coldwater, Tate County, Mississippi 38618.


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Maggie Washington died on May 15, 1970 at age 69. She was born on May 29, 1900. We are unaware of information about Maggie's surviving family. We know that Maggie Washington had been residing in Coldwater, Tate County, Mississippi 38618.
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In 1900, in the year that Maggie Washington was born, the U.S. helped put down Boxer Rebellion. The Boxer Rebellion took place in China, where the presence of "outsiders" (foreigners) was resented. The United States, along with Austria-Hungary, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, and Russia, had business interests in China and these countries all sent troops to put down the Rebellion and keep China open to their presence and to Christian missionaries.

In 1915, at the age of only 15 years old, Maggie was alive when in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1948, by the time she was 48 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1959, Maggie was 59 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1970, in the year of Maggie Washington's passing, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

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Aug 19, 1900 - January 1976
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Nov 15, 1916 - Mar 31, 2009
Brandon, MS
Otha Washington
Jun 6, 1942 - August 1972
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Jan 21, 1945 - Aug 20, 2007
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Hattie Washington
Jun 5, 1928 - December 1981
Natchez, Mississippi
Joseph v Washington
Aug 17, 1946 - Apr 17, 1998
Natchez, MS
Catherine Washington
Feb 6, 1939 - Mar 20, 1998
Chicago, IL
Richard Washington
Nov 3, 1944 - Apr 24, 2005
Brookhaven, MS
Allen C Washington
Jun 8, 1943 - Nov 9, 2006
McComb, MS
Vshanti K Washington
Mar 31, 2003 - Aug 23, 2009
Vivian L Washington
Aug 16, 1945 - Feb 2, 2011
Saginaw, Michigan
Alonzo Washington
Apr 9, 1945 - Jun 17, 2006
Ethel Washington
Nov 26, 1944 - Apr 8, 2008
Jackson, MS
Columbus Washington
Nov 4, 1892 - November 1977
Yazoo City, Mississippi
Sidney Washington
Apr 30, 1914 - Mar 8, 1997
East Saint Louis, IL
Willie R Washington
Jul 4, 1946 - Sep 17, 1988
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