Mildred Brownsey (1877 - 1968)

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Mildred Brownsey
1877 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Mildred Brownsey was born on April 24, 1877. She died in January 1968 at age 90. We know that Mildred Brownsey had been residing in zip code 03881.


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Mildred Brownsey died in January 1968 at age 90. She was born on April 24, 1877. There is no information about Mildred's surviving family. We know that Mildred Brownsey had been residing in zip code 03881.
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In 1877, in the year that Mildred Brownsey was born, on March 2nd, the U.S. presidential election of 1876 was ended with the selection of Rutherford B. Hayes as the winner. Samuel J. Tilden had won the popular vote in November 1876 but 20 votes in the electoral college were in dispute. An informal agreement was made in which Hayes agreed to remove federal troops from South Carolina, Florida, and Louisiana, ending Reconstruction in the South. So, on March 4th, Rutherford B. Hayes became the 19th President of the United States.

In 1889, when she was merely 12 years old, on March 31st, the Eiffel Tower was inaugurated. Because the elevators were not yet in operation, officials had to climb to the top of the tower - it took an hour. On May 15th, the Tower opened to the public - still without working elevators - but around 30,000 visitors still made the climb. The elevators went into operation on the 26th. The Tower wasn't considered aesthetically pleasing at the time but is now one of the most iconic structures in the world.

In 1900, Mildred was 23 years old when Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1922, she was 45 years old when on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1968, in the year of Mildred Brownsey's passing, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

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Joseph G Brownsey
Jan 28, 1925 - Feb 6, 1999
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Jan 12, 1921 - Apr 20, 2000
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Herman Brownsey
Jun 26, 1886 - August 1974
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Reginald Brownsey
Oct 3, 1876 - May 1969
Petronella Brownsey
Dec 8, 1922 - Jul 7, 2009
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Leland Brownsey
Jan 2, 1904 - January 1971
Monroe, NY
Newman Brownsey
Feb 11, 1880 - January 1965
New York
Marion E Brownsey
Dec 3, 1902 - May 27, 1992
Boynton Beach, FL
Martin Brownsey
Mar 30, 1887 - July 1969
Tonawanda, NY
Maud Brownsey
Sep 14, 1878 - May 1969
Buffalo, NY
Kathryn Eleanor Brownsey
Mar 16, 1915 - Nov 15, 2008
Saint Petersburg, FL
Larence Brownsey
Sep 11, 1898 - May 1951
Vincent S Brownsey
Oct 25, 1905 - Dec 11, 1984
Saint Petersburg, FL
Mary K Brownsey
Apr 15, 1907 - Dec 19, 1999
Philadelphia, PA
Andrew L Brownsey
Sep 1, 1945 - Nov 3, 2003
Philadelphia, PA
Katherine Brownsey
Oct 15, 1913 - Feb 29, 2000
King of Prussia, PA
J E Brownsey
Jun 3, 1936 - Jun 15, 1993
Mary Ann A Brownsey
Apr 6, 1912 - February 1996
Arlington Heights, IL
Horace Brownsey
Jun 22, 1900 - February 1968
Willoughby, Ohio
Oscar Brownsey
Jul 13, 1880 - June 1974
La Porte, Indiana

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