Margaret M Decourcey (1934 - 2008)

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Margaret M Decourcey
1934 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret M Decourcey was born on August 5, 1934. She died on March 10, 2008 at 73 years old.


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Margaret M Decourcey passed away on March 10, 2008 at age 73. She was born on August 5, 1934. We have no information about Margaret's family.
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In 1934, in the year that Margaret M Decourcey was born, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1967, she was 33 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1975, by the time she was 41 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1988, she was 54 years old when on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

In 1997, by the time she was 63 years old, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Lawrence S Decourcey
Jul 26, 1938 - Sep 8, 1989
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James Decourcey
Jan 2, 1922 - September 1978
Elizabeth M Decourcey
May 21, 1918 - Sep 5, 1992
Milton, MA
Clifton J Decourcey
Jun 25, 1913 - Apr 26, 1995
Oxford, MA
Catherine M Decourcey
May 18, 1915 - Jul 18, 2005
North Eastham, MA
Virginia C Decourcey
May 9, 1922 - Jun 30, 1989
West Wareham, MA
Louise Decourcey
Jul 24, 1926 - January 1981
Roslindale, MA
Raymond Decourcey
Jan 13, 1906 - January 1977
Catherine E Decourcey
Oct 25, 1912 - October 1992
Lawrence S Decourcey
Dec 26, 1908 - Oct 5, 1998
Belmont, MA
Stephen Decourcey
Dec 25, 1892 - January 1985
Agnes Decourcey
Nov 15, 1931 - September 1974
Lewis Decourcey
Mar 1, 1908 - March 1978
Hudson, MA
Dennis P Decourcey
Feb 11, 1983 - Nov 24, 2004
Windham, NH
James F Decourcey
Feb 7, 1923 - Oct 5, 1995
Roslindale, MA
Mary E Decourcey
May 23, 1919 - Feb 6, 2003
Medford, MA
Marion L Decourcey
Jun 2, 1903 - Oct 21, 1988
Medford, MA
May Decourcey
Apr 10, 1888 - January 1974
Hathorne, MA
William F Decourcey
Dec 18, 1916 - Feb 25, 2000
Amherst, MA
John Decourcey
May 28, 1889 - December 1974
Brighton, MA

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Malden, MA
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