Mary Youpa (1918 - 1978)

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Mary Youpa
1918 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Youpa was born on September 19, 1918. She died in February 1978 at 59 years of age. We know that Mary Youpa had been residing in Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey 08865.

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Mary Youpa passed away in February 1978 at age 59. She was born on September 19, 1918. We are unaware of information about Mary's family. We know that Mary Youpa had been residing in Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey 08865.
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1918 - 1978 World Events

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In 1918, in the year that Mary Youpa was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

In 1937, she was 19 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1944, at the age of 26 years old, Mary was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1955, by the time she was 37 years old, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1978, in the year of Mary Youpa's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Nicholas Youpa
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Nicholas S Youpa
Jun 24, 1930 - Feb 2, 2008
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Lola M Youpa
Jul 19, 1919 - May 1990
Grace M Youpa
Oct 20, 1912 - Oct 4, 1992
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Barbara A Youpa
Mar 9, 1938 - Oct 3, 2002
Dallas, TX
James P Youpa
Feb 11, 1912 - Mar 25, 1988
Quakertown, PA
Christopher S. Youpa
Born: around 1960
TX
Jennifer A. (Ashmos) Youpa
Born: around 1961
TX
Joseph Youpa
Born: around 1907
New Jersey, United States
John T Youpa
Born: around 1906
United States
Peter T Youpa
Born: around 1918
New Jersey, United States

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