♂ John J Bourne

1836 - 1917

 

Bourn

John J Bourne
enlarge profile image
Parents
John Davis Bourne
John Davis Bourne
1794 - 1877
Nancy Higbee
Nancy Higbee
1797 - 1868
Spouse
Julie Ann Buford
Julie Ann Buford
1843 - 1923
Siblings
 

Timeline

1836


Sep 17
1836 • The earliest United States patent for a phosphorus friction match is granted to Alonzo Dwight Phillips of Springfield, Massachusetts.

1917


Jan 29
Age: 80y
1917 • WWI: United States ambassador to the United Kingdom, Walter Hines Page, is shown the intercepted Zimmermann Telegram, in which Germany offers to give the American Southwest back to Mexico if Mexico declares war on the United States.

Tags