Marcella Cec Stevenson (1868 - 1946)

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East Melbourne, Australia

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Last Known Residence

East Melbourne, Australia

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Family

Father: Watts William Stevenson
Mother: Elizabeth Murtah Stevenson

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Middle name

Cec

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1868 - In the year that Marcella Cec Stevenson was born, on October 28th, Thomas Edison - age 21 - applied for his first patent. It was for the electric vote recorder and was designed to make voting quicker and the counting of votes more accurate. Congress didn't like the idea so Edison's voting machine was never used.

1920 - When she was 52 years old, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

1927 - Marcella was 59 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

1936 - When she was 68 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1946 - In the year of Marcella Cec Stevenson's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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Marcella Cec Stevenson passed away in 1946 in East Melbourne, Australia at age 78. There is no listed cause of death for Marcella. She was born in 1868. She was born to Watts William Stevenson and Elizabeth Murtah Stevenson, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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