Mary E Matthews (1916 - 2007)

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Mary E Matthews
1916 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Mary E Matthews was born on March 19, 1916. She died on March 6, 2007 at 90 years old. We know that Mary E Matthews had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15224.


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Mary E Matthews died on March 6, 2007 at 90 years old. She was born on March 19, 1916. There is no information about Mary's family. We know that Mary E Matthews had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15224.
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In 1916, in the year that Mary E Matthews was born, in June, the U.S. Congress authorized a plan to expand the armed forces over the next five years. Called the National Defense Act of 1916, the national law expanded the National Guard and Army (the Army added an aviation unit), created the Reserves, and gave the President expanded authority to federalize the National Guard. It also allowed the government to stockpile, in advance, materiel to be used in wartime.

In 1922, at the age of only 6 years old, Mary was alive when from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1941, by the time she was 25 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1969, when she was 53 years old, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1992, at the age of 76 years old, Mary was alive when in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

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Other Mary Matthewses

Mary Jane Matthews
around 1876 - Apr 10, 1941
Mary Gertrude Matthews
around 1905 - Sep 16, 1940
Mary Bridget Matthews
around 1911 - Oct 16, 1940
Mary Matthews
around 1922 - Sep 24, 1940
Mary Matthews
around 1860 - Dec 9, 1940
Mary Matthews
around 1936 - Apr 21, 1941
Mary D Matthews
Born: around 1923
Texas, United States
Mary J Matthews
Born: around 1914
Oklahoma, United States
Mary R Matthews
Born: around 1909
Kentucky, United States
Mary L Matthews
Born: around 1916
Tennessee, United States
Mary (Gahan) Matthews
Died: 1884
Mary (Hales) Matthews
Adelaide, Australia
Mary (Hales) Matthews
Died: 1878
Casterton, Australia
Mary Anne (Ross) Matthews
Warwickshire, Australia
Mary (Deeker) Matthews
Died: 1874
Cape Of Good Hope, Australia
Mary Joyce Doyle Matthews
Moorabbin, Australia

Other Matthewses

Richard Matthews
May 11, 1916 - September 1981
Selinsgrove, PA
Edward Matthews
Mar 10, 1908 - February 1971
Williamsport, PA
Frank Matthews
Feb 2, 1911 - January 1971
Edward Matthews
Feb 20, 1920 - April 1987
Wilkes Barre, PA
Mary Matthews
Mar 25, 1918 - December 1984
Plymouth, PA
Andrew H Matthews
Apr 11, 1912 - Feb 2, 2003
Philadelphia, PA
Bert Matthews
Sep 21, 1901 - February 1978
Osceola Mills, PA
Thomas S Matthews
Mar 15, 1917 - Jan 25, 1988
Harrisburg, PA
George Matthews
Mar 15, 1896 - March 1982
Trout Run, PA
Grover Matthews
Feb 2, 1885 - April 1977
York, PA
Roger Matthews
May 24, 1903 - September 1960
Charles Matthews
Jan 1, 1900 - September 1972
Mc Connellsburg, PA
John Matthews
Oct 13, 1913 - April 1980
Moravia, NY
William Matthews
Dec 20, 1908 - February 1984
Salem, OR
Anthony M Matthews
Jul 10, 1920 - Jan 1, 2000
Endicott, NY
Olga E Matthews
Apr 14, 1926 - Apr 1, 1999
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Robert E Matthews
Jan 2, 1926 - Oct 13, 1992
New Castle, PA
Jacob Edw E Matthews
Jul 13, 1925 - Nov 27, 2009
Williamsport, PA
Tilman Matthews
Dec 6, 1925 - September 1978
Frances E Matthews
Apr 12, 1911 - Jan 10, 2004
Seattle, WA

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Oct 24, 1893 - May 1968
Pittsburgh, PA
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Miami, FL
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Aug 23, 1890 - March 1973
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William Carter
Mar 13, 1902 - February 1968
McKeesport, PA
George Hilpert
Apr 23, 1879 - July 1963
G W Aland
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Bay Village, OH
Ellen G Winstel
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H Taylor
Oct 10, 1888 - October 1976
Milton, PA
Frank Mysliwiec
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Pittsburgh, PA
John Taylor
Oct 12, 1895 - November 1978
Pittsburgh, PA
Evelyn Leonard
Dec 6, 1910 - June 1985
Pittsburgh, PA
Emil Floyd
Aug 26, 1915 - January 1984
Norfolk, VA
Joseph G Demko
Feb 22, 1919 - Dec 9, 1993
Pittsburgh, PA
Haddie Bail
Apr 20, 1892 - October 1972
Pittsburgh, PA
Michael J Mullen
Jan 5, 1922 - Nov 22, 1983
Pittsburgh, PA
Russell Rusnek
Nov 25, 1901 - January 1970
Pittsburgh, PA
Charles P Signore
Sep 30, 1919 - August 1991
Joseph J Acquaviva
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Morristown, TN
Richard O Dietz
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Maxwell C Humphrey
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