Walter William Handley (1880 - 1949)

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Walter William Handley
1880 - 1949
updated July 29, 2019
Walter William Handley was born in 1880 in Rosedale, Australia. He was born to Handley Walter Handley and Caroline Sherwood Handley, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Traralgon, Australia at 69 years old.

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Walter William Handley

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Walter Handley was born in in Rosedale, Australia

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Walter Handley died in in Traralgon, Australia

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Walter William Handley

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Handley Walter Handley

Traralgon, Australia
Caroline Sherwood Handley

Traralgon, Australia
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Walter William Handley

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Walter Handley

Rosedale, Australia
Caroline Sherwood Handley

Rosedale, Australia

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Walter William Handley passed away in 1949 in Traralgon, Australia at 69 years old. He was born in 1880 in Rosedale, Australia. He was born to Handley Walter Handley and Caroline Sherwood Handley, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1880 - 1949 World Events

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In 1880, in the year that Walter William Handley was born, on February 4th, five members of one family in Ontario, Canada were killed and their farm was burned by a mob. Called the Black Donnelly Massacre, the Irish family had been feuding with other citizens of the town. No one was ever convicted.

In 1899, Walter was 19 years old when the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1921, he was 41 years old when in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1932, Walter was 52 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1949, in the year of Walter William Handley's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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Handley Walter Handley

Traralgon, Australia
Caroline Sherwood Handley

Traralgon, Australia
George James Handley
1929 - 1949
Morwell, Australia
Handley George Henry Handley

Morwell, Australia
Margaret Maria Okeefe Handley

Morwell, Australia
Marion Dunmore Handley
1915 - 1950
Melbourne, Australia
Muir William Henry Handley

Melbourne, Australia
Eliza Crellin Handley

Melbourne, Australia
Emily Handley
1871 - 1950
N Bton, Australia
Parkes Thomas Handley

N Bton, Australia
Sarah Bond Handley

N Bton, Australia
Hugh Handley
1875 - 1950
North Melbourne, Australia
Thomas Handley

North Melbourne, Australia
Doris Taylor Handley

North Melbourne, Australia
Sophia Maria Handley
1864 - 1950
Mbeena, Australia
Page Joseph William Handley

Mbeena, Australia
Mary Earl Handley
1897 - 1950
Buln Buln, Australia
Walter Handley

Buln Buln, Australia
Mary Ann (Sullivan) Handley

Buln Buln, Australia

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Handley Walter Handley

Traralgon, Australia
Caroline Sherwood Handley

Traralgon, Australia
Mary Gertrude Crang
1871 - 1949
Tralgon, Australia
Crang Charles Henry Crang

Tralgon, Australia
Adelaide Marsh Crang

Tralgon, Australia
Jessie Ann Mitchell
1884 - 1949
Tralgon, Australia
Robertson David Mitchell

Tralgon, Australia
Emma Brown Mitchell

Tralgon, Australia
Kate Reeve
1877 - 1949
Tralgon, Australia
Haddon Henry George Reeve

Tralgon, Australia
Martha Reeve

Tralgon, Australia
Richard Canty
1889 - 1949
Trentham, Australia
Canty James Canty

Trentham, Australia
Catherine Dermody Canty

Trentham, Australia
Jane Rosamond Jackson
1863 - 1949
Trentham, Australia
Jackson John Robert Jackson

Trentham, Australia
Patrick Donnelly
1879 - 1949
Trentham, Australia
Donnelly Timothy Donnelly

Trentham, Australia
Ellen Kelly Donnelly

Trentham, Australia
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