Olive Ann Fraser (1890 - 1950)

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Olive Ann Fraser
1890 - 1950
updated February 06, 2019
Olive Ann Fraser was born in 1890. She was born to Finley Fraser and Susan Keilor Sturrock Fraser, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1950 in Heidelberg, Australia at 60 years old.


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Finley Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia
Susan Keilor Sturrock Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia


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Olive Ann Fraser died in 1950 in Heidelberg, Australia at 60 years old. She was born in 1890. She was born to Finley Fraser and Susan Keilor Sturrock Fraser, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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1890 - 1950 World Events

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In 1890, in the year that Olive Ann Fraser was born, on June 1st, the U.S. Census Bureau started tabulating census returns with punch cards. Herman Hollerith's "tabulating machine" used punch cards to more quickly compute census information, taking the time to get census results from 8 years in 1880 to 6 years for the 1890 census. Hollerith's company eventually became IBM.

In 1907, she was 17 years old when the Monongah coal mining disaster occurred on December 6th, happening at the Fairmont Coal Company’s No. 6 and No. 8 mines.. Over 361 miners were killed. Because there was no breathing apparatus at the time to help rescuers, recovery efforts were greatly hampered. It is considered the worst mining disaster in American history and led to government oversight in mining practices.

In 1924, by the time she was 34 years old, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1948, when she was 58 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1950, in the year of Olive Ann Fraser's passing, 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.

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Other Olive Frasers

Olive Ivy Fraser
1923 - 1981
Park, Australia
Olive Gladys Fraser
1917 - 1979
Caulfield, Australia
Olive Florence J Fraser
1890 - 1975
Mary, Australia
Olive Alice Evel Fraser
1887 - 1970
Asco, Australia
Olive Fraser
1895 - 1969
Hawthorn, Australia
Olive Fraser
1884 - 1968
Ment, Australia
Olive May Fraser
1899 - 1963
Yarr, Australia
Olive Kathleen Fraser
1883 - 1953
Coburg, Australia
Olive Gladys Strahle Fraser
South Melbourne, Australia

Other Frasers

Finley Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia
Susan Keilor Sturrock Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia
Frances Robert Fraser
1869 - 1950
Kew, Australia
Charles Fraser
Kew, Australia
Ellen Wise Kelly Fraser
Kew, Australia
Julia Fraser
1868 - 1950
East Melbourne, Australia
Reardon Uk Fraser
East Melbourne, Australia
Uk Fraser
East Melbourne, Australia
Robert Fraser
1880 - 1950
South Yarra, Australia
William Fraser
South Yarra, Australia
Margaret Kerr Fraser
South Yarra, Australia
James Donald Fraser
1866 - 1950
South Yarra, Australia
James Fraser
South Yarra, Australia
Agnes Shaw (Dunlop) Fraser
South Yarra, Australia
Frederick Sellers Fraser
1875 - 1950
Mbyrnong, Australia
John Fraser
Mbyrnong, Australia
Grace Sellers Fraser
Mbyrnong, Australia
William John Fraser
1875 - 1950
Fscray, Australia
Peter Fraser
Fscray, Australia

Other Bios

Finley Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia
Susan Keilor Sturrock Fraser
Heidelberg, Australia
Amy Mary Green
1886 - 1950
Melbourne, Australia
Bevan George Green
Melbourne, Australia
Ellen Norris Green
Melbourne, Australia
Percy Froy Lugton
1881 - 1950
Bton, Australia
Alex Joseph Lugton
Bton, Australia
Dick Radclyffe
1882 - 1950
East Melbourne, Australia
Bernard Hickling
1898 - 1950
Melbourne, Australia
Charles A Hickling
Melbourne, Australia
Ada Annie Richards Hickling
Melbourne, Australia
Jane Keys
1864 - 1950
Prahran, Australia
Wyatt George Keys
Prahran, Australia
Jessie Smith Keys
Prahran, Australia
Ernestine Anna Simmons
1874 - 1950
Fitzroy, Australia
Box Charles Adolphus Simmons
Fitzroy, Australia
Emma Beear Simmons
Fitzroy, Australia
Jessie May Simpson
1884 - 1950
E Hawth, Australia
James Simpson
E Hawth, Australia
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