♂ Francis Joseph Fisher Sr.

1870 - 1949

 

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Francis Joseph Fisher Sr.
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Parents
Peter S Fisher Sr.
Peter S Fisher Sr.
1817 - 1894
Katherine Wiesen
Katherine Wiesen
1831 - 1923
Spouse
Mary Candell
Mary Candell
1868 - 1934
Children
Siblings

1870


Jun 15
1870 • The British government admits the former Hudson's Bay Company territory of Rupert's Land and the North-Western Territory to the Dominion of Canada.

1891


Jul 20
Age: 21y

marriage


Mary Candell
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA ⇓
Married in St. Patrick's Church
1891 Drexel University is founded as the Drexel Institute of Art, Science and Industry.

1892


Sep 19
Age: 22y
1892 • The Newcastle East End F.C. is renamed Newcastle United F.C., following the demise of the Newcastle West End F.C. and East End's move to St James' Park, formerly West End's home, in the north east of England.

1894


May 1
Age: 23y
1894 • The Tower Bridge in London opens for traffic.

1896


Jan 13
Age: 25y
1896 • The shortest war in recorded history, the Anglo-Zanzibar War, starts at 9 in the morning and lasts for 45 minutes of shelling.

1897


Sep 20
Age: 27y

birth of child


William Mathew Peter Fisher
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA ⇓
1897 April 15 Drillers near Bartlesville, Oklahoma, strike oil for the first time in the designated "Indian Territory", on land leased from the Osage Indians. The gusher, at the Nellie Johnstone Number One well, leads to rapid population growth.W. David Baird and Danney Goble, The Story of Oklahoma (University of Oklahoma Press, 1994) p8

1899


Jul 12
Age: 29y
1899 • The Philippine–American War begins as hostilities break out in Manila.

1901


Feb 7
Age: 30y

1902


Sep 11
Age: 32y
1902 • American writer John Steinbeck is born.

1904


Jun 28
Age: 34y
1904 • A Japanese surprise attack on Port Arthur (Lushun) starts the Russo-Japanese War.

1906


Nov 7
Age: 36y
1906 • An aeroplane of Alberto Santos-Dumont takes off at Bagatelle in France and flies 60 meters (200 feet). This is the first officially recorded powered flight in Europe.

1908


Nov 18
Age: 38y
1908 Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile.

1949


Apr 20
Age: 78y
1949 • The Council of Europe is founded by the signing of the Treaty of London.

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