Patricia Greenland (1927 - 1982)

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Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington

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Arthur Greenland & Jennie Gough

Arthur Greenland & Jennie Gough

Eli Greenland

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Ethel Greenland & Lloyd Franklin Garner

Ethel Greenland & Lloyd Franklin Garner

Arthur & Jennie Greenland

Arthur & Jennie Greenland

Arthur Greenland

Arthur Greenland

Ethel Greenland & George Maxey

Ethel Greenland & George Maxey

Arthur Greenland

Arthur Greenland

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1927 - In the year that Patricia Greenland 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".

1929 - She was merely 2 years old when American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

1954 - At the age of 27 years old, Patricia was alive when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

1969 - Patricia was 42 years old when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

1982 - In the year of Patricia Greenland's passing, 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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Patricia Greenland passed away in January 1982 at 54 years old. There is no known cause of death for Patricia. She was born on June 30, 1927. There is no information about Patricia's immediate family. We know that Patricia Greenland had been residing in Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington.

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