Margaret Williams (1903 - 1985)

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Lena, Leake County, Mississippi

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1903 - In the year that Margaret Williams was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

1910 - She was merely 7 years old when the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

1945 - At the age of 42 years old, Margaret was alive when on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

1959 - Margaret was 56 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.

1985 - In the year of Margaret Williams's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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Margaret Williams passed away in March 1985 at age 82. There is no known cause of death for Margaret. She was born on February 21, 1903. There is no information about Margaret's family or relationships. We know that Margaret Williams had been residing in Lena, Leake County, Mississippi.

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