William Bradley (1882 - 1970)

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Brooklyn, Kings County, New York

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Becky Bradley

Becky Bradley

Ally and Jamie Richardson, Rome

Ally and Jamie Richardson, Rome

Easter at Bradley's, 1973

Easter at Bradley's, 1973

Becky and Jamie Bradley, 1978

Becky and Jamie Bradley, 1978

Bradley sister on Easter, 1978

Bradley sister on Easter, 1978

Bradley sisters, 1974

Bradley sisters, 1974

Jeralyn K. (Denney) Bradley

Jeralyn K. (Denney) Bradley

Bradley Family, 1977

Bradley Family, 1977

Lindenwald Baptist Church, c. 1962

Lindenwald Baptist Church, c. 1962

Jamie Bradley and Pam Tuttle, 1972

Jamie Bradley and Pam Tuttle, 1972

Bradley, Richardson, Clark and Tuttle, 2017

Bradley, Richardson, Clark and Tuttle, 2017

Rebecca and Jamie Bradley, 1985

Rebecca and Jamie Bradley, 1985

Becky Bradley, 1974

Becky Bradley, 1974

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Jamie and Pam, 1970 Becky Bradley Ally and Jamie Richardson, Rome Easter at Bradley's, 1973

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1882 - In the year that William Bradley was born, on January 5th, writer and lawyer Charles J. Guiteau was found guilty of the assassination of President Garfield. Guiteau was "offended" because his job applications had been rejected by Garfield's government. He was sentenced to death -although his lawyer plead insanity - and hanged five months later, on June 30th.

1915 - When he was 33 years old, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

1925 - By the time he was 43 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

1959 - When he was 77 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

1970 - In the year of William Bradley's passing, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

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William Bradley died in March 1970 at 88 years old. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on January 2, 1882. There is no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Bradley had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.

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