Nannie S Drake (1904 - 2000)

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San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas

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Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake

Monahan-Nelson wedding announcement

Monahan-Nelson wedding announcement

Angie Drake

Angie Drake

Gerta Nascher Drake

Gerta Nascher Drake

Sophie Rebecca Drake

Sophie Rebecca Drake

Janet Ann Drake

Janet Ann Drake

Janet Ann Drake

Janet Ann Drake

Peter Charles Drake

Peter Charles Drake

D'urban John Tyrwhitt-drake

D'urban John Tyrwhitt-drake

Valda (Truax) Drake

Valda (Truax) Drake

Ernest Dobson 1933 CA Lowell High School

Ernest Dobson 1933 CA Lowell High School

Jessie Drake, a Butler Teacher

Jessie Drake, a Butler Teacher

Carl Drake & Virgie Armstead

Carl Drake & Virgie Armstead

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Silmon Wedding Photo Sir Francis Drake Monahan-Nelson wedding announcement Angie Drake

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1904 - In the year that Nannie S Drake was born, the Russo-Japanese war began. The Russian Empire and the Japanese Empire began fighting over the territories of Manchuria and Korea. Russia wanted a warm water port on the Pacific Ocean while Japan feared growing encroachment from Russia into Asia. So the Japan fleet launched a surprise attack on the Russian Navy and a one year war began. President Roosevelt of the United States brokered peace between the two nations. It was the first time in the modern era that an Asian power showed its dominance over a European power.

1922 - At the age of 18 years old, Nannie was alive when the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

1958 - Nannie was 54 years old when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

1961 - At the age of 57 years old, Nannie was alive when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

1982 - At the age of 78 years old, Nannie was alive when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Nannie S Drake died on May 23, 2000 at age 95. There is no known cause of death. She was born on October 9, 1904. There is no information about Nannie's family or relationships. We know that Nannie S Drake had been residing in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas.

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