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Name: Woodrow Wilson Birth Date: 1856 Birthplace: Age: 59 Spouse's Name: Edith Bolling Galt Spouse's Birth Date: 1872 Spouse's Birthplace: Spouse's Age: 43 Event Date: 18 Dec 1915 Event Place: District Of Columbia Father's Name: Mother's Name: Spouse's Father's Name: Spouse's Mother's Name: Race: White Marital Status: Widowed Previous Wife's Name: Spouse's Race: White Spouse's Marital Status: Widowed Spouse's Previous Husband's Name: Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02455-8 System Origin: District of Columbia-EASy GS Film number: 2109857 Reference ID: p 225 cn 72225
"District of Columbia Marriages, 1830-1921," Database, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F71T-C6V : accessed 28 June 2015), Woodrow Wilson and Edith Bolling Galt, 18 Dec 1915; citing District Of Columbia, reference p 225 cn 72225; FHL microfilm 2,109,857.
1861 - Virginia seceded from Union on April 17, joined Confederacy; Civil War began; first Confederate officer killed at Fairfax Court House; first battle of Manassas (July 21), battle of Ball's Bluff, battle of Dranesville
1862 - On March 9, 1862 at Hampton Roads, Virginia, the USS Monitor and the CSS Virginia (formerly the USS Merrimac) met in one of the most famous naval engagements in US history. Their battle, the first of its kind between metal armored vessels, changed for all time the nature of naval warfare. www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ virginia.html -
1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1869 - Strange Assault A man in Washington recently went to the house of a woman very sick with consumption, and beat her in a shocking manner. She had made her will in his favor, and disappointment at finding her alive...Read MORE...
1870 - Virginia re-entered Union second floor room in Capitol building collapsed above chamber of House of Delegates, 62 killed, 251 injured; James River flooded, many lives lost, 20 homes swept away, damages estimated at $1 million www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ vatimeln.htm -
1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown
1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870
1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire
1871 - February 21 – 41st United States Congress passes "An Act To Provide A Government For The District Of Columbia", also known as the Act of 1871, declaring the government of the District of Columbia a municipal corporation not inconsistent with the Constitution and laws of the United States and the provisions of this act.
1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park. March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.
rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~wygenweb/ timeline.htm - March 1, 1872
1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875 United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and prohibited exclusion from jury...Read MORE...
1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn: 300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped out by 5,000 Lakota, Cheyenne and Arapaho led by Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. www.wikipedia.org - June 25, 1876
1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.
1884 - August 10 – A severe earthquake, magnitude 5.5, (intensity VII) occurs off the northeast Atlantic coast of the United States. The area affected extends from central Virginia to southern Maine, and west as far as Cleveland.
1894 - Pullman strike The Pullman Strike was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States in the summer of 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) against the Pullman Company, the main railroads, and the...Read MORE...
1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan
1903 - October - First World Series The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It matched the Boston Americans of the American League against the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National...Read MORE...
1909 - March 4 - William Howard Taft (1857-1930) becomes 27th President of the United States When Teddy Roosevelt prepared to retire his presidency, this popular and influential politician promoted Taft as the next Republican president. Taft was elected president in 1908, serving one term. www.americaslibrary.gov - March 4, 1909
1909 - March 4 - Though fair weather was forecast, President Taft was inaugurated amidst a furious storm. About ten inches of wet snow disrupted travel and communications. The storm drew much criticism against the U.S. Weather Bureau.
1910 -The Boy Scouts of America was incorporated on February 8, 1910, under the laws of the District of Columbia, by W. D. Boyce. On June 21, 1910, 34 national representatives of boys’ work agencies met to establish the Boy Scouts of America
1913 - March 4 - Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) becomes 28th President of the United States Wilson became the 28th president of the United States, serving two consecutive terms in the White House, from 1913 to 1921. During his time in office, Wilson faced many challenges at home and abroad, and face them he did.
The issue of women's suffrage confronted Wilson right from the start. The ...Read MORE...
Wilson, Civil Rights, and the End of Progressivism
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Woodrow Wilson's Antitrust Acts
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1913 - July 10 - The mercury hit 134 degrees at Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, CA, the hottest reading of record for the North American continent. Sandstorm conditions accompanied the heat. The high the previous day was 129 degrees, following a morning low of 93 degrees. The Weather Channel -
1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.
1922 - "The Knickerbocker Storm" January 27-28, 1922 The Knickerbocker Storm battered the upper South and middle Atlantic United States for two days, dumping a record-breaking 28 inches of snow on Washington, D.C. But by the...Read MORE...
Name: Woodrow Wilson Name Note: Titles and Terms: Event Type: Death Event Date: 03 Feb 1924 Event Place: District of Columbia, United States Address: 2340 S St. N.W. Gender: Male Age: Marital Status: Married Occupation: retired Birth Date: 28 Dec 1856 Birth Year: 1856 Birth Year (Estimated): Birthplace: Staunton, Va. Burial Date: 07 Feb 1924 Burial Place: Cemetery: Cathedral Close Father's Name: Joseph R. Wilson Father's Titles and Terms: Father's Birthplace: Ohio Mother's Name: Jessie Woodrow Mother's Titles and Terms: Mother's Birthplace: Carlisle, England Spouse's Name: Edith Bolling Wilson Spouse's Titles and Terms: Spouse's Gender: Note: Section Number: Reference ID: cn 283078 GS Film Number: 2116021 Frame Number: 905 Digital Folder Number: 004025280 Image Number: 905
"District of Columbia Deaths, 1874-1961," Database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7TV-H6Y : accessed 28 June 2015), Woodrow Wilson, 03 Feb 1924; citing District of Columbia, United States, District Records Center, Washington D.C.; FHL microfilm 2,116,021.
Name: President Thomas Woodrow Or Tommy Wilson Titles and Terms: Mr President Event Type: Obituary Event Date: 08 Feb 1924 Event Place: Utah, United States Gender: Male Relationship to Deceased: Deceased Birth Date: 28 Dec 1856 Birth Year: 1856 Birthplace: Staunton, , Virginia Death Year (Estimated): 1924 Death Place: Washington, , Washington D C Newspaper: Manti Messenger 2
Spouse and Children Mrs Wilson Wife Female Miss Margaret Wilson Daughter Female Mrs William Gibbs Mcadoo Daughter Female Mrs Francis B Sayre Daughter Female
Parents and Siblings Joseph Wilson Brother Male
Others on Record Abraham Lincoln Non Relative Male Reverend James H Taylor Non Relative Unknown Dr Cary T Grayson Non Relative Unknown Andrew Jackson Non Relative Male Theodore Roosevelt Non Relative Male Senator Poindexter Non Relative Unknown Clemenceau Non Relative Unknown Lloyd George Non Relative Male Hughes Non Relative Unknown Reverend Joseph Ruggles Wilson Non Relative Unknown
"Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005," Database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVSF-29ZS : accessed 28 June 2015), President Thomas Woodrow Or Tommy Wilson, 08 Feb 1924; citing Manti Messenger 2, The University of Utah. J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City.
Name: Woodrow Wilson Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1924 Event Place: Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, United States of America Photograph Included: Yes Birth Date: 28 Dec 1856 Death Date: 03 Feb 1924 Affiliate Record Identifier: 1115 Cemetery: Washington National Cathedral
"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJ1-BT81 : accessed 28 June 2015), Woodrow Wilson, 1924; Burial, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, United States of America, Washington National Cathedral; citing record ID 1115, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
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