Mike Abraham (1915 - 1995)

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Indian River, Cheboygan County, Michigan

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Yvonne Abraham

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Haim Abraham

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Kayla Abraham

Kayla Abraham

Jessica Haller

Jessica Haller

Joseph Abraham

Joseph Abraham

Zella Abraham-Haller

Zella Abraham-Haller

John Abraham

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John Abraham

John Abraham

John Abraham

John Abraham

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Elizabeth (Abrahams) Wilson

Elizabeth (Abrahams) Wilson

Dory Lee & Jessie Eunice (Abraham) Ward

Dory Lee & Jessie Eunice (Abraham) Ward

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Fannie Abend and 1933 Lowell High CA Yvonne Abraham Charlotte Abraham Haim Abraham

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1915 - In the year that Mike Abraham was born, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

1942 - Mike was 27 years old when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1946 - By the time he was 31 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1950 - When he was 35 years old, in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1995 - In the year of Mike Abraham's passing, on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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Mike Abraham passed away on March 22, 1995 at age 79. There is no listed cause of death for Mike. He was born on December 13, 1915. We have no information about Mike's family. We know that Mike Abraham had been residing in Indian River, Cheboygan County, Michigan.

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