Martha Milam (1903 - 1984)

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Martha Milam
1903 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Martha Milam was born on June 2, 1903. She died in January 1984 at 80 years of age. We know that Martha Milam had been residing in Sophia, Raleigh County, West Virginia 25921.


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Martha Milam died in January 1984 at age 80. She was born on June 2, 1903. We are unaware of information about Martha's family or relationships. We know that Martha Milam had been residing in Sophia, Raleigh County, West Virginia 25921.
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In 1903, in the year that Martha Milam was born, the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1935, when she was 32 years old, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1948, by the time she was 45 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1962, when she was 59 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1984, in the year of Martha Milam's passing, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

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Apr 16, 1947 - Aug 19, 2011
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Feb 10, 1911 - November 1982
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Sep 23, 1911 - May 1978
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Nov 30, 1921 - Dec 6, 1998
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Ernest Milam
May 29, 1888 - June 1976
Jacksonville, Florida
Edwina P Milam
Jan 29, 1927 - Jul 8, 1998
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Shirley G Milam
Sep 3, 1928 - Mar 10, 2001
Jacksonville, FL
Ruby L Milam
Dec 31, 1912 - Jul 2, 2002
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Clarence W Milam
Jul 29, 1936 - Mar 8, 1993
San Francisco, CA
Donna L Milam
Mar 7, 1957 - Dec 15, 2010
Moody, AL
Tammy L Milam
Dec 11, 1961 - Dec 26, 2001
Patsy S Milam
Aug 24, 1940 - Sep 2, 2005
Lawton, OK
Gwendolyn D Milam
Aug 23, 1948 - Feb 11, 2011
Antlers, OK
Jerry Milam
Mar 18, 1946 - Oct 11, 1992
Terrence Yager Milam
Sep 26, 1960 - Dec 27, 2004
New Hampshire
Paula Francis Milam
Feb 5, 1950 - Aug 1, 2011
Jacksonville, Florida
James Milam
Feb 14, 1875 - April 1979
Panacea, Florida
Marcus Milam
Jan 9, 1913 - April 1972
Lazora Milam
Sep 2, 1916 - February 1986
Orlando, Florida

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