Mary K Decker (1912 - 1994)

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Mary K Decker
1912 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Mary K Decker was born on December 21, 1912. She died on March 29, 1994 at age 81. We know that Mary K Decker had been residing in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida.


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Mary K Decker died on March 29, 1994 at age 81. She was born on December 21, 1912. We are unaware of information about Mary's family or relationships. We know that Mary K Decker had been residing in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida.
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1912 - 1994 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Mary K Decker was born, New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1920, she was merely 8 years old when in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1941, at the age of 29 years old, Mary was alive when on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1977, at the age of 65 years old, Mary was alive when on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1994, in the year of Mary K Decker's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Jun 9, 1942 - Apr 3, 2010
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Dec 28, 1943 - May 17, 2000
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May 11, 1945 - Sep 10, 2010
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Howard Decker Jr
Nov 18, 1943 - December 1982
William A Decker
Sep 30, 1946 - Jun 27, 2008
Laughlin, NV
Robert E Decker
Nov 8, 1947 - Mar 16, 1976
Loretta Decker
Dec 25, 1894 - April 1976
Princeton, NJ
Jessie Decker
Sep 13, 1888 - October 1971
Butler, NJ
Florence Decker
Aug 21, 1887 - January 1967
Morris Plains, NJ
John Decker
Feb 11, 1909 - December 1985
Toms River, NJ
Raymond Decker
Jul 15, 1913 - August 1982
Union, NJ
Rodman Decker
Aug 17, 1920 - Dec 2, 2008
Brick, NJ
Frank Decker
Feb 2, 1895 - October 1978
Haddonfield, NJ
Emma M Decker
Jun 20, 1909 - Jan 22, 2009
Cottage Grove, MN
Emil Decker
Aug 21, 1892 - June 1984
Agnes Decker
Jan 11, 1917 - Jan 6, 2000
Brick, NJ
Raymond Decker
Jan 29, 1914 - January 1969
Middletown, NY
John C Decker
Aug 26, 1912 - Nov 16, 1999
Brick, NJ
Clara Decker
Dec 12, 1907 - Dec 21, 1988
Rahway, NJ
Delbert Decker
Aug 28, 1906 - February 1984
Newfoundland, NJ

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Kurt Bader
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Lillian M Peart
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