Melvie E Shoemaker (1901 - 1989)

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Melvie E Shoemaker
1901 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Melvie E Shoemaker was born on February 1, 1901. Melvie died on March 1, 1989 at 88 years old. We know that Melvie E Shoemaker had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida 33407.

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Melvie E Shoemaker died on March 1, 1989 at 88 years old. Melvie was born on February 1, 1901. We have no information about Melvie's immediate family. We know that Melvie E Shoemaker had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida 33407.
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In 1901, in the year that Melvie E Shoemaker was born, shortly after beginning his second term, President McKinley was assassinated by the self proclaimed anarchist Leon Czolgosz. The last President to have served in the Civil War - he began as a private and ended the war as a brevet major - McKinley was a Republican. First elected in 1896, he was re-elected in 1900. Six months after the swearing in, McKinley was shot - and died of the gangrene that set in as a result.

In 1918, by the time this person was 17 years old, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1923, when this person was 22 years old, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1968, by the time this person was 67 years old, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1989, in the year of Melvie E Shoemaker's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

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Dorothy M Shoemaker
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D A Shoemaker
Jan 12, 1938 - Apr 15, 1991
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Patricia M Shoemaker
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Emanuel Shoemaker
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Dade City, Florida
Bruce A Shoemaker
Apr 18, 1948 - Feb 6, 2005
Terry L Shoemaker
Mar 8, 1951 - Jul 27, 1997
Sarah E Shoemaker
Jan 1, 1900 - Jul 20, 1996
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Hilton F Shoemaker
Jul 28, 1918 - Oct 3, 2004
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Ned Shoemaker
Dec 9, 1891 - May 1983
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