William Francis Moorcroft (1874 - 1946)

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Alb Pk, Australia

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Alb Pk, Australia

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Family

Father: Moorcroft George Moorcroft
Mother: Martha Moorcroft

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Francis

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1874 - In the year that William Francis Moorcroft was born, on November 4th, the Democratic Party regained control of the US House of Representatives - the first time since 1860. The Democrats now held 183 seats - up 94 - and the Republicans held 106 - down 93.

1881 - He was merely 7 years old when on February 19th, Kansas became the first state to prohibit all alcohol - the prohibition lasted statewide until 1948.

1890 - William was 16 years old when on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

1902 - William was 28 years old when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

1946 - In the year of William Francis Moorcroft's passing, 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.

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William Francis Moorcroft died in 1946 in Alb Pk, Australia at age 72. No cause of death has been entered. He was born in 1874. He was born to Moorcroft George Moorcroft and Martha Moorcroft, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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