Marie L Decker (1900 - 1991)

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Marie L Decker
1900 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Marie L Decker was born on October 9, 1900. She died on February 12, 1991 at 90 years old.


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Marie L Decker died on February 12, 1991 at age 90. She was born on October 9, 1900. We are unaware of information about Marie's family.
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In 1900, in the year that Marie L Decker was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1915, she was merely 15 years old when The Birth of a Nation opened in February. A silent film, it was the most ambitious film to date and is considered a classic. Three hours long, it starred Lillian Gish and was directed by D. W. Griffith. The movie was based on the book The Clansman and told the story of two families (one pro-Union and one pro-Confederate) and their relationship during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The KKK was shown as "a heroic force".

In 1927, at the age of 27 years old, Marie was alive when aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1972, Marie was 72 years old when on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

In 1991, in the year of Marie L Decker's passing, on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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Dennis L Decker
Aug 28, 1941 - Apr 19, 1989
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Glenn R Decker
Oct 2, 1941 - Sep 25, 2004
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Jun 26, 1945 - Mar 1, 1996
Dorothy L Decker
Jun 9, 1920 - Jul 26, 2001
Lafayette, NJ
Pauline Decker
Dec 11, 1906 - November 1991
Mary Decker
Jul 4, 1896 - May 1970
Englishtown, NJ
Mary Decker
May 26, 1879 - May 1972
Atlantic Highlands, NJ
Stanley H Decker
May 7, 1954 - May 26, 1995
Mark D Decker
Jun 9, 1955 - Jan 28, 2010
Ellen Decker
Mar 16, 1897 - December 1973
Butler, NJ
Pauline Decker
Sep 3, 1899 - April 1986
Rumson, NJ
Elsie Decker
Nov 5, 1887 - June 1973
New Lisbon, NJ
Margaret Decker
Aug 23, 1899 - October 1984
Leonia, NJ
Dawn M Decker
Mar 30, 1969 - Feb 6, 2007
Madeline Decker
Jun 16, 1893 - July 1972
Rutherford, NJ
Albert Decker
Jan 14, 1962 - Aug 11, 2008
Secaucus, NJ
Rory S Decker
Feb 27, 1969 - May 13, 2011
De Lancey, NY
Frank Decker
Sep 2, 1912 - Jul 23, 1990
Irving Decker
Dec 2, 1897 - April 1966
Gloucester City, NJ
Carl Decker
Nov 27, 1910 - November 1978
Clementon, NJ

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Jun 27, 1891 - May 1983
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Andrew G Erholm
Jan 23, 1897 - Dec 5, 1989
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Vernon Eckert
Dec 30, 1889 - February 1980
Somerville, NJ
William Covert
Jan 24, 1898 - March 1969
Boca Raton, FL
Leona Summers
Apr 12, 1915 - August 1972
Clifton, NJ
Helen Armstrong
Sep 9, 1903 - July 1974
Trenton, NJ
Hyman Barowitz
Mar 19, 1900 - September 1990
Bayonne, NJ
Mary Barden
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Gertrude Berghuys
Oct 25, 1900 - November 1969
Neptune, NJ
Evelyn D Berkley
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Hobe Sound, FL
Eugene Burner
Apr 7, 1895 - August 1975
Union, NJ
Helen Bodine
Aug 3, 1891 - June 1973
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Anna D Buckley
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Viola Abrams
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