Benjamin Franklin Wilkes
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Jaretta Ann Lowry
Jaretta Ann Lowry
1852 - 1920

1848


Dec 29
August 19, 1848 California Gold Rush: The New York Herald breaks the news to the East Coast of the United States that there is a gold rush in California (although the rush started in January).

1883


Dec 
Age: 34y

1886


Apr 
Age: 37y
March 8, 1886 • Anti-Chinese sentiments result in riots in Seattle, USA.

1889


Age: 39y
Jaretta Lowry - 1900 United States Federal Census

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Jaretta Ann Lowry
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1924


May 11
Age: 75y
May 4, 1924 • The 1924 Summer Olympics opening ceremonies are held in Paris, France.