Robert Andrew Croxford (died 1962)

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Robert Andrew Croxford
? - 1962 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Andrew Croxford was born to Ian James Croxford and Violet Elizabet Mead Croxford, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1962 in Bena, Australia.


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Robert Croxford died in in Bena, Australia

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Bena, Australia


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Robert Andrew Croxford died in 1962 in Bena, Australia. He was born to Ian James Croxford and Violet Elizabet Mead Croxford, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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In 1802, on October 17th, the Treaty of Fort Confederation was signed between the Choctaw (a Native American tribe) and the United States Government. About 10,000 acres of Choctaw land were given up.

In 1895, on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

In 1914, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

In 1943, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1962, in the year of Robert Andrew Croxford's passing, lasting from October 16th - 28th, the Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest that the United States and the Soviet Union came to nuclear war. The Soviet Union had been installing a nuclear missile base in Cuba. The United States established a blockade to stop the base from being completed. Through secret negotiations, war was averted: the Soviet Union agreed to dismantle their weapons in Cuba and the United States agreed to never invade Cuba and to dismantle weapons in Turkey and Italy.

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Irene Mabel Croxford
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Nellie Elizabeth Croxford
1911 - 1964
Keon, Australia
Bates Joseph W Croxford
Keon, Australia
Alice Newnham Croxford
Keon, Australia
Elsie Croxford
1906 - 1965
Cosg, Australia
Foley Jerimiah Croxford
Cosg, Australia
Arthur Francis Croxford
1899 - 1965
Pasc, Australia
William Amos Croxford
Pasc, Australia
Charles Reuben Croxford
1887 - 1965
Blac, Australia
John Croxford
Blac, Australia
Jane Ramage Croxford
Blac, Australia
Leslie Arthur Croxford
1894 - 1966
Malvern, Australia
John Croxford
Malvern, Australia
Adriah Mary Perry Croxford
Malvern, Australia

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1893 - 1962
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1892 - 1962
Iwood, Australia
James Mclinden
Iwood, Australia
Mary Griffin Mclinden
Iwood, Australia
Minnie Frances Martin
1871 - 1962
Arar, Australia
Miller Albert Martin
Arar, Australia
Walter James Elliott
1909 - 1962
Tall, Australia
Moss Walter Ja Elliott
Tall, Australia
Allon William Dossor
1897 - 1962
Seym, Australia
Harry Dossor
Seym, Australia
Jane Sharpe Dossor
Seym, Australia
Helen Jean Clare
1937 - 1962
Seym, Australia
Hogarth Alfred Clare
Seym, Australia
Maisie Mckenzie Clare
Seym, Australia
Colette Mary Stewart
Died: 1962
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