Theodore William Barley (1927 - 2014)

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Theodore W Barley
1927 - 2014
updated February 06, 2019
Theodore William Barley was born on May 25, 1927 at Marion General Hospital, Marion, Indiana. He was born to Sarah Pauline (Reed) Barley and Ted Barley, with siblings Betty and James. He married Mary Briggs. Theodore died on September 1, 2014 at 87 years of age. We know that Theodore William Barley had been residing in Grant County, Indiana United States.


Theodore W Barley Biography

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Theodore William Barley

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Theodore Barley was born on at Marion General Hospital, in Marion, Grant County, Indiana United States


Theodore Barley died on

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at Estates of Serenity, 1101 S Lincoln Blvd, in Marion, Indiana United States 46953


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White, Citizen

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Grant County, Indiana United States


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Military serial#: 45019606
Enlisted: March 30, 1946 in Shelbyville Indiana
Military branch: Quartermaster Corps
Rank: Private First Class, Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: One Year Enlistment

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Sarah Pauline (Reed) Barley
Mar 14, 1910 - Dec 27, 1974



Theodore William Barley & Mary Elizabeth (Briggs) Barley

Theodore William Barley


Mary Elizabeth (Briggs) Barley
May 16, 1929 - Feb 18, 2014


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A celebration of life service will take place next month on Sunday, March 22, 2014 at 11:30am in Owen-Weilert-Duncan Funeral Home, Marion Chapel, 2722 South Washington Street, Marion, Indiana with Chaplain Don Miller officiating

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1927 - 2014 World Events

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In 1927, in the year that Theodore William Barley was born, in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1946, at the age of 19 years old, Theodore was alive when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1962, when he was 35 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1973, he was 46 years old when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1981, at the age of 54 years old, Theodore was alive when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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