Thursday, July 4, 2013

On This Day - July 4th

On This Day...

1745 - Birth: Jacobus Steichen, Kehlen, Capellen, Luxembourg
1769 - Death: Rocse Smith, Granby, Hampshire County, Massachusetts
1807 - Birth: Julia Ann Knapp, Connecticut
1840 - Birth: Susan Arena Peoples, Jasper County, Mississippi
1842 - Birth: Kellogg Kinney,
1863 - Marriage: Alfred Mellin Thurston and Barbara Ann Messing, Oasis, Waushara County, Wisconsin
1867 - Birth: Henrietta Miller, Nephi, Juab County, Utah
1874 - Death: Mary Dark,
1879 - Birth: Valentine Lommel,
1883 - Birth: Ida May Thurston, Liberty Township, South Dakota
1904 - Death: Margaret Jane Bell, Crawford County, Indiana
1904 - Birth: Alfred Lee McMurry, Winn Parish, Louisiana
1926 - Birth: Elsie Maloy, Winnfield, Winn Parish, Louisiana
1942 - Death: Emma Schreifels, Los Angeles, California
1945 - Death: Mary Theisen, Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota
1971 - Death: Rachel Loretta Walker, Downing, Dunn County, Wisconsin

Happy Independence Day for my USA readers!  You'll note the first two entries for today happened before our national independence... 

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