Thomas McGovern (1872 - 1901)

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Thomas McGovern
1872 - 1901
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas McGovern was born around 1872. He died on February 19, 1901 in New York at 29 years of age.

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Thomas McGovern passed away on February 19, 1901 in New York at 29 years of age. He was born around 1872. We have no information about Thomas's surviving family.
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1872 - 1901 World Events

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In 1872, in the year that Thomas McGovern was born, on May 22nd, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Amnesty Act of 1872. The Act restored full civil rights to secessionists, including about 150,000 former slaves who had fought in the Confederate Army. About 500 former Confederate sympathizers were not allowed their full civil rights.

In 1887, at the age of just 15 years old, Thomas was alive when on January 28th, the largest recorded snowflakes fell in a snowstorm in Fort Keogh, Montana. They were supposed to have been 15 inches wide and 8 inches thick. A rancher in the area said that they were “larger than milk pans”. A Wild West tall tale? Not according to the Guinness World Records book.

In 1888, Thomas was 16 years old when on January 12th, the 'Schoolhouse Blizzard' blanketed Dakota Territory. Montana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Texas were hit, leaving 235 dead. Many of those who perished were children on their way home from school. The day was relatively warm when it began and the blizzard hit unexpectedly, catching most by surprise.

In 1899, when he was 27 years old, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1901, in the year of Thomas McGovern's passing, Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

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around 1916 - Sep 17, 1944
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Born: around 1920
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Born: around 1915
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Born: around 1925
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Born: around 1920
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Thomas L McGovern
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas O McGovern
Born: around 1919
Virginia, United States
Thomas J McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas B McGovern
Born: around 1921
United States
Thomas P McGovern
Born: around 1913
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas J McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas F Jr McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States

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