Mary E Bowling (1908 - 1995)

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Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida

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Parsley Family, 1950

Parsley Family, 1950

Sallie Stamper

Sallie Stamper

Unknown couple, Kentucky

Unknown couple, Kentucky

Lucinda (McFadden) Bowling

Lucinda (McFadden) Bowling

Alex Bowling

Alex Bowling

Ruth (Bowling) Parsley

Ruth (Bowling) Parsley

Charlie and Ruth Parsley

Charlie and Ruth Parsley

Mary and Ruth Bowling

Mary and Ruth Bowling

Terry Ann Cook and friends

Terry Ann Cook and friends

Benjamin & Cora (Bowling) Johnson, Kentucky

Benjamin & Cora (Bowling) Johnson, Kentucky

Victor Abraham Bomstead, Washington 1938

Victor Abraham Bomstead, Washington 1938

Corabelle & Julie Bago Family, 1950

Corabelle & Julie Bago Family, 1950

Edmond Bowling

Edmond Bowling

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nan nicholls Parsley Family, 1950 Sallie Stamper Unknown couple, Kentucky

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1908 - In the year that Mary E Bowling was born, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

1964 - At the age of 56 years old, Mary was alive when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

1985 - When she was 77 years old, 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.

1986 - When she was 78 years old, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

1995 - In the year of Mary E Bowling's passing, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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Mary E Bowling passed away on March 12, 1995 at age 87. There is no known cause of death. She was born on March 4, 1908. There is no information about Mary's family or relationships. We know that Mary E Bowling had been residing in Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida.

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