Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush (1927 - 2004)

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Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush
1927 - 2004
updated January 09, 2020
Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush was born on November 13, 1927 in Pennsylvania. She was born into the Starry family and married into the Bush family. She was born to Avanelle Elizabeth (Fairbanks) Starry and Joseph Lowry Starry, with siblings Twyla, Glenn, and Beulah. Mona died on October 31, 2004 in Pennsylvania at age 76.


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Mona Bush was born on in Indiana County, Pennsylvania United States


Mona Bush died on in Indiana County, Pennsylvania United States

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Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush Family Tree

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Avanelle Elizabeth (Fairbanks) Starry
Feb 19, 1902 - May 14, 1951
Joseph Lowry Starry
Feb 2, 1888 - Oct 6, 1980


Twyla Jane (Starry) Lambing
1925 - Apr 14, 2009
Glenn Starry
Jan 3, 1920 - Aug 10, 1989
Indiana, PA
Beulah Ann Starry
Jun 28, 1934 - Mar 6, 1935


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Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush passed away on October 31, 2004 in Pennsylvania at 76 years of age. She was born on November 13, 1927 in Pennsylvania. She was born to Avanelle Elizabeth (Fairbanks) Starry and Joseph Lowry Starry, with siblings Twyla, Glenn, and Beulah.
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In 1927, in the year that Mona Avanelle (Starry) Bush was born, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1951, when she was 24 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1964, at the age of 37 years old, Mona was alive when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1987, by the time she was 60 years old, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1990, at the age of 63 years old, Mona was alive when after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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Benjamin Franklin Starry
Dec 27, 1878 - Dec 14, 1962
James Henderson Starry
Dec 12, 1890 - Sep 20, 1978
William Ellsworth Starry
Mar 31, 1896 - Aug 19, 1984
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Dec 12, 1890 - Jan 28, 1978
Levi Carson Starry
Oct 8, 1823 - Nov 13, 1894
Julian (Erb) Starry
1829 - Nov 30, 1900
Julia A (Starry) Dunmire
Nov 10, 1848 - Mar 17, 1910
Levi C. Starry
1857 - Aug 29, 1918
Margaret Jane (Starry) Erb
Aug 26, 1873 - May 31, 1929
Gertrude Mary (Roof) Starry
February 1880 - Dec 7, 1945
Bertha A. (Palmer) Starry
Oct 27, 1901 - Oct 26, 1969

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