Mary Smith (1876 - 1963)

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Mary Smith
1876 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Smith was born on March 22, 1876. She died in October 1963 at 87 years of age. We know that Mary Smith had been residing in Washington.

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Mary Smith died in October 1963 at 87 years of age. She was born on March 22, 1876. There is no information about Mary's family. We know that Mary Smith had been residing in Washington.
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1876 - 1963 World Events

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In 1876, in the year that Mary Smith was born, on November 2nd, a giant squid - a little over 20 feet long - washed up on a beach at Thimble Tickle Bay in Newfoundland. It's still a rare occurrence since giant squid live in deep sea at 1000 to 3000 foot depth.

In 1883, by the time she was merely 7 years old, from August 26th through August 27th, Krakatoa - in Indonesia - erupted. 70% of the island - 163 villages - were destroyed and more than 36,400 people were killed by the eruption and the tsunami resulting from it. It was one of the deadliest volcanic eruptions ever.

In 1917, when she was 41 years old, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

In 1923, Mary was 47 years old when the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1963, in the year of Mary Smith's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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May 19, 1911 - September 1982
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James R Smith
Nov 1, 1917 - Nov 9, 1996
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Hubert E Smith
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Edward W Smith
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Chester Smith
Dec 8, 1902 - April 1967
Anchorage, Alaska
Margaret Smith
Feb 28, 1900 - November 1978
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Gerald Smith
Mar 5, 1904 - November 1969
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Louise M Smith
Sep 8, 1912 - Mar 8, 2003
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Mabel Smith
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Henry H Smith
Oct 6, 1910 - Jan 18, 2001
Freeport, TX
Robert G Smith
May 10, 1907 - Apr 28, 1990
Earl Smith
Oct 5, 1899 - January 1980
Kelso, Washington
Howard H Smith
Jan 9, 1915 - Jan 25, 1998
Kennewick, WA
Robert Smith
Jun 12, 1917 - August 1987
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