William James Aikman (1863 - 1949)

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William James Aikman
1863 - 1949
updated July 25, 2019
William James Aikman was born in 1863 in Mort, Australia. He was born to Aikman James Aikman and Isabella Stein Aikman, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Warnambool, Australia at age 86.

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William James Aikman

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William Aikman was born in in Mort, Australia

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William Aikman died in in Warnambool, Australia

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Warnambool, Australia

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William James Aikman

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Aikman James Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
Isabella Stein Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
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William's Parents

William James Aikman

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James Aikman

Mort, Australia
Isabella Stein Aikman

Mort, Australia

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William James Aikman passed away in 1949 in Warnambool, Australia at 86 years old. He was born in 1863 in Mort, Australia. He was born to Aikman James Aikman and Isabella Stein Aikman, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1863 - 1949 World Events

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In 1863, in the year that William James Aikman was born, in January, British scientist John Tyndall proved the greenhouse effect - which had been widely theorized, but not proven, by scientists.

In 1886, William was 23 years old when on May 4th, a general strike began in Chicago. Workers were striking for an 8 hour workday and in protest of the killing - by police - of several workers the day before. When an unknown person threw a dynamite bomb, the strike became violent. Seven policemen were killed as well as 4 civilians. It became known as the Haymarket Riot and eventually resulted in an 8 hourwork day as well as commemorations on May 1st for worker's rights.

In 1908, at the age of 45 years old, William was alive when President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1910, when he was 47 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1949, in the year of William James Aikman'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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Ouye, Australia

Other Aikmans

Aikman James Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
Isabella Stein Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
Hugh Aikman
1864 - 1949
Werribee, Australia
Aikman John Aikman

Werribee, Australia
Abagail Patrick Aikman

Werribee, Australia
Catherine Aikman
1878 - 1950
Brighton, Australia
James Aikman

Brighton, Australia
Elizabeth Ferguson Aikman

Brighton, Australia
Annie Aikman
1879 - 1952
Glong W, Australia
Ellis Thomas Aikman

Glong W, Australia
Ellen Ellis Bickers Aikman

Glong W, Australia
John Andrew Aikman
1879 - 1954
Melbourne, Australia
Alexander Aikman

Melbourne, Australia
Mary Ann (May) Aikman

Melbourne, Australia
John Aikman
1875 - 1955
Brunswick, Australia
John Aikman

Brunswick, Australia
Abigail Patrick Aikman

Brunswick, Australia
James Aikman
1881 - 1955
Geelong, Australia
Alexander Aikman

Geelong, Australia
Ann Mary Aikman

Geelong, Australia

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Aikman James Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
Isabella Stein Aikman

Warnambool, Australia
George Dyson
1864 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Dyson James Dyson

Warnambool, Australia
Mary Ann Pettingill Dyson

Warnambool, Australia
Elizabeth Gall
1876 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Howe James John Gall

Warnambool, Australia
Margaret Rainey Gall

Warnambool, Australia
Neil Mcleod
1883 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Mcleod John Mcleod

Warnambool, Australia
Catherine Mcdonald Mcleod

Warnambool, Australia
Thomas Pickett
1915 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Pickett Michael Joseph Pickett

Warnambool, Australia
Dory Sutherland Pickett

Warnambool, Australia
Edward William Kermond
1913 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Kermond John Henry Kermond

Warnambool, Australia
Vera Rose Trew Kermond

Warnambool, Australia
Francis Martin Kermond
1934 - 1949
Warnambool, Australia
Kermond Edward William Kermond

Warnambool, Australia
Agnes Amelia Moloney Kermond

Warnambool, Australia
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