Valerie Patricia Humphreys (died 1946)

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Carlton, Australia

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Carlton, Australia

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Father: Robinson Nichol Fairhurst Humphreys
Mother: Valerie Joan Dadds Humphreys

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Patricia

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Roger E Humphreys

Roger E Humphreys

James  Humphreys

James Humphreys

Josiah & Alice Martin Family

Josiah & Alice Martin Family

Mike Donlin and Joe Humphreys at Newsboys Benefit

Mike Donlin and Joe Humphreys at Newsboys Benefit

Birthday Party of Mary Kate Crow

Birthday Party of Mary Kate Crow

Belle Francis Humphreys

Belle Francis Humphreys

Mary Harrison Humphreys

Mary Harrison Humphreys

Mildred Humphreys

Mildred Humphreys

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In 1838, on May 26th, the Native American Cherokee Nation was forced to march the Trail of Tears - relocating them to west of the Mississippi. When gold was discovered in Georgia in 1828, settlers wanted the Cherokee land. 16,543 natives were forced to march - it is estimated that 2,000 to 6,000 died along the way.

In 1864, on August 13th, the first fish and chips shop opened in London England. By the 1930's, there were over 35,000 shops throughout the United Kingdom.

In 1877, on November 21st, Thomas Edison announced his new invention - the phonograph. Recording sound was considered to be Edison's first great invention. On November 29th, he demonstrated the phonograph for the public.

In 1884, on August 5th, the cornerstone for the base of the Statue of Liberty - a gift from the people of France - was laid. 120,000 people - most donations were $1 - donated to the completion of the base. An 1883 poem by Emma Lazarus was also written to raise funds. That poem was included in the base of the statue and is well known today. The most famous phrase: "Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cries she
With silent lips. "Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

In 1910, Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

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Valerie Patricia Humphreys died in 1946 in Carlton, Australia. There is no listed cause of death. She was born to Robinson Nichol Fairhurst Humphreys and Valerie Joan Dadds Humphreys, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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