Samuel Finley (1898 - 1975)

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Samuel Finley
1898 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel Finley was born on March 18, 1898. He died in August 1975 at age 77. We know that Samuel Finley had been residing in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana 46016.


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Samuel Finley passed away in August 1975 at age 77. He was born on March 18, 1898. There is no information about Samuel's family or relationships. We know that Samuel Finley had been residing in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana 46016.
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In 1898, in the year that Samuel Finley was born, on March 24th, Robert Allison of Pennsylvania became the first person to buy an American-built car. He bought a Winton, which he had seen in an advertisement in Scientific American. The Winton, built in Ohio, was made by hand and came with a leather roof, padded seats, gas lamps, and tires made by B.F. Goodrich.

In 1900, by the time he was merely 2 years old, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1916, he was 18 years old when the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

In 1960, Samuel was 62 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1975, in the year of Samuel Finley's passing, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

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Ruth M Finley
Jun 26, 1920 - April 1994
Centerville, IN
Lorena Finley
Dec 18, 1904 - November 1979
Katie Finley
Feb 9, 1882 - July 1983
Evansville, Indiana
Harvey Finley
Aug 24, 1895 - May 1978
Brazil, Indiana
Evelyn Finley
Sep 14, 1907 - August 1980
Merrillville, Indiana
Elizabeth Finley
Jan 11, 1925 - March 1980
Robert E Finley
Nov 12, 1926 - May 5, 2006
Anderson, IN
Jerrold H Finley
Jul 18, 1927 - Feb 13, 1991
Jean S Finley
Mar 27, 1920 - Oct 20, 2005
Greensburg, IN
Frances Finley
Mar 9, 1894 - July 1979
Corbin, Kentucky
Anna M Finley
Jan 2, 1925 - Dec 23, 2005
Clarksville, IN
Barbara J Finley
Jul 7, 1931 - Mar 31, 2011
Las Vegas, NV
Rodger E Finley
Oct 14, 1941 - May 15, 2001
South Bend, IN
Michael J Finley
May 8, 1957 - Apr 24, 1996
Clear Creek, IN
Christina Finley
Nov 15, 1891 - August 1983
Roselle, Illinois
John N Finley
Dec 19, 1903 - Nov 6, 1990
Richard G Finley
Sep 24, 1977 - Jan 31, 2003
Thomas Finley
Sep 19, 1902 - May 1978
Merrillville, Indiana
Oscar Finley
Aug 27, 1892 - December 1985
La Porte, Indiana
Gizella Finley
Nov 1, 1900 - Aug 15, 1991
Munster, IN

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Benjamin Post
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Mary Merrill
May 17, 1906 - Oct 31, 1999
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Leora Nelson
Sep 7, 1911 - November 1986
Kokomo, Indiana
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Nov 5, 1913 - September 1992
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