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World War I Soldier flag    Theodore Roosevelt  BLESSING

  (b. 7 September 1899Manchester, Connecticut, USA   d. 13 October 1964East Hartford, Connecticut, USA )  
Age: 65
Summary: Theodore Roosevelt BLESSING was born 7 September 1899 in Manchester, Connecticut, USA. Theodore Roosevelt BLESSING was the child of Carl "Charles" Theodore BLESSING and Frances Mary (Fannie) MESICK and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Friedrich Christoph BLESSING (BLEßING) and Caroline Henrietta THEUNERT

He married  Grace Agnes MAY .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. They divorced. Grace Agnes MAY  was born 17 December 1904 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA .  She died 19 July 1964 in West Hartford, Connecticut, USA . 

He married  (2) Hazel Gertrude MASTERSON .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Hazel Gertrude MASTERSON  was born 22 January 1910 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA .  She died 7 August 1979 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA . 

Theodore Roosevelt BLESSING died 13 October 1964 in East Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
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Theodore Roosevelt BLESSING married flag  Grace Agnes MAY-- Place: 
They divorced.

flag  Shirley Grace BLESSING (b.22 July 1927, Hartford, Connecticut, USA  d. 6 August 2009, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Mabry Gus SIMONS 

Theodore Roosevelt BLESSING married flag  Hazel Gertrude MASTERSON-- Place: 

flag  Living  (b., , Connecticut, USA  d. , )

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flag   Carol Ann BLESSING (b.28 March 1942, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. September 1980, )
m. Robert LAWRENCE 1 October 1966

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  Ronald Charles BLESSING (b.14 August 1946, Connecticut  d. 10 May 2004, Hartford, Connecticut, USA)
m. Karen J WEED 5 December 1981

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USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
The Gold Standard Act a Law.
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USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
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World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

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USA 1903 - October - First World Series
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USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
Ice-cream cones were first served in 1904 at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition world's fair in St....Read MORE...

USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
February 23 – For $10 million, the United States gains control of the Panama Canal Zone...

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World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile. - September 27, 1908

1910 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Name Theodor Blessing
Birthplace Connecticut
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World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic
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USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.
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USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act. - December 23, 1913

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
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World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
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USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,
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World History 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. - May 7, 1915

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14. - May 30, 1916

1917 Wethersfield, Connecticut
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1 Marsh Wethersfield, Conn.
age 18
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clerk at Pratt & ...

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.
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USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.
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USA 1919 - October 28 – Prohibition in the United States is authorized:
The United States Congress passes the Volstead Act over President Woodrow Wilson's veto....Read MORE...

1920 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Name Theodore R Blessing
Residence , Hartford, Connecticut
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USA 1924 - June 2 - Congress Granted Citizenship to All Native Americans Born in the U.S.
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Every native-born Indian in this country is...

1927 Hartford, CT
Living in Hartford, CT in 1927 at the time of his father's death.

1927 Birth of Child
Shirley Grace BLESSING was born 22 July 1927, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
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Lateran Concordat of 1929
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USA 1929 - St Valentine's Day Massacre
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1930 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
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USA 1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster:
In the United States, the German airship Hindenburg bursts into flame when mooring to a mast in...Read MORE...

Theodore R. Blessing, Bristol, CT in 1938 according to will of his uncle, George F. Blessing

USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States. - October 24, 1938

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

April 30, 1939

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

September 1, 1939

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

May 10, 1940

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law. - January 13, 1941

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor
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USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"
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World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind. - December 11, 1941

1942 Birth of Child
Carol Ann BLESSING was born 28 March 1942, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.

Naval History and Heritage Command ( - June 7, 1942

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World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:
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Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1945
Name: Theodore B Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1945
Street Address: 21 Higbi...

World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends
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1946 Birth of Child
Ronald Charles BLESSING was born 14 August 1946, Connecticut
World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council. - February 25, 1947

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World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China
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World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends
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Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1955
Name: Theodore R Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1955
Residence Place: Hartford,...

World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins
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USA 1958 - NASA formed

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USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon

World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

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USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.

USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas
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1964 Death
First Name: Theod
Middle Name: R
Last Name: Blessing
Gender: Male
Death Date: Oct 13,...

Hartford Suburban, Connecticut 1964
Name: Theodore R Blessing
Residence Year: 1964
Street Address: 21 Higbie dr EH
Residence...

Social Security Death Index
Name: Theodore Blessing
Date of Birth: Thursday September 07, 1899
Date of Death: October 1964
Est. Age at death: 65 years, 1 months
Last known residence:
State: Connecticut
Social Security details:
State of Issue: Connecticut
Number: 042-01-9197

Hartford Courant
Oct 14, 1964

Theodore is buried at: Hillside Cemetery
Hillside Street

East Hartford, Connecticut, USA

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