Nora J Markle (1940 - 1997)

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Plainwell, Allegan County, Michigan

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Annie Maria Markle

Annie Maria Markle

Icy A Markle

Icy A Markle

Mother when she was a teenager

Mother when she was a teenager

Virgil Vest Markle

Virgil Vest Markle

Frank (Robert Franklin)

Frank (Robert Franklin)

Markle man with Child

Markle man with Child

Abbey and Charles Markle

Abbey and Charles Markle

Isabel and John Markle

Isabel and John Markle

Markle Family

Markle Family

Markle Resident Bloomington, NY

Markle Resident Bloomington, NY

Charles T. Markle 1924

Charles T. Markle 1924

William Claudious Markle

William Claudious Markle

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1940 - In the year that Nora J Markle was born, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

1972 - When she was 32 years old, on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

1994 - Nora was 54 years old when on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

1996 - By the time she was 56 years old, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

1997 - In the year of Nora J Markle's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Nora J Markle died on September 1, 1997 at 57 years old. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on June 15, 1940. We are unaware of information about Nora's family. We know that Nora J Markle had been residing in Plainwell, Allegan County, Michigan.

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