Jane’s Plantation was valued at over $10,000 in 1850, and by 1861 she had 19 slaves valued at $13,300 and about 2,000 acres. In 1870 Jane moved next door to her daughter Ann who married James S. Sullivan. Sadly Ann later died leaving the care of the grandchildren to Jane. Jane long had many admirers and would-be suitors, including famous texans like Ben Milam, William B. Travis, Stephen F. Austin, Sam Houston and Mirabeau B. Lamar. She rejected everyone and died a widow of James Long.
Ned Vizzini, a precocious and highly praised writer of popular young-adult novels that often dealt with themes of teenage anxiety and depression — and still made readers laugh — died on Thursday in Brooklyn. He was 32. FROM OUR ADVERTISERS He took his own life, according to his father, James. The New York City chief medical examiner’s office said he suffered blunt impact injuries. The writer’s brother, Daniel, told reporters that Mr. Vizzini had jumped off the roof of the building where their parents
The Rivercene Mansion, a Civil War era country home in New Franklin, Missouri, is known to be haunted by the souls of previous owners. The Kinney family, the original owners of the house in the late 1800’s, had eight members of their family die in the house. Joseph Kinney, the father of the Kinney children, was a steamboat captain along the Missouri River who work hard and saved money to built the house in 1869, he died of natural causes in 1892. Six of the eleven children died before the age of seven. The youngest son, Noble Kinney, suffered the most tragic of the deaths: he fell over the second story balcony and down the main staircase, he died instantly.
6. Who became President after Ronald Reagan? 7. How many Vice Presidents later became Presidents? 8. Which President died of pneumonia while in office?
Dalton Trumbo is one of the Hollywood Ten, and he was blacklisted from Hollywood in 1947. He was a very accomplished screenwriter and writer that worked on various films such as “Spartacus,” “Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo,” and “Roman Holiday.” He didn’t start writing professionally until the 1930’s; before that he was a journalist and a writer, eventually moving on from novels to movie scripts. He began writing for the entertainment company Warner Bros. and his career took off from there. He quickly became a well-known, sought after writer in Hollywood, while writing novels on the side. It was around this time that he got married and started a family—he had three children with his wife Cleo Beth Fincher.
They got married in 1927 that same year he dropped out of Oxford, and the couple moved back to the United States. In October 1967, Helen struggled for a decade with paralysis from Guillain-Barre syndrome, she also suffered from depression, and she had a paranoid of Dr. Seuss having an affair with his longtime friend Audrey Stone Dimond. Helen sadly committed suicide on 1967 at age of 68. Dr. Seuss and Audrey got married on 1968. Theodor Seuss aka Dr. Seuss got the rhymes from Henrietta Seuss
Growing up, he lost both his parents. His father was a heroin addict while his mother died after getting colon cancer. Raised by his grandmother, Lamar seems to have taken to his father. His two closest friends passed away this year from drug-related causes. It seems the drug use sneaked it’s dirty entrails all around the NBA star’s life.
His sister Esther was attacked by polio at the age of one and already in a wheelchair and using leg braces by the time he was born. He was born into a family where living out in the country had affected his life greatly. But due to the boll weevils, his family 's farm life was uprooted and they had to move to the city. In the city, his father struggled and his mother worked and in home boarding service to make as
The Wells family living in Mississippi, even though the African Americans were free they were still facing racial discrimination in many ways . In her teen years, both of her parents died due to yellow fever . After the death of her parents, in 1882 Wells and her siblings moved to Memphis, Tennessee where she lived with her aunt and she continued her education at Fisk University. One day as Wells was going from Memphis to Nashville by train and buying a first class ticket,
On 11-14-2015 at about 2106 hours I was dispatched to a domestic violence report at the Emerald Point Condos at 31900 104th AVE SE; H102, Auburn/King/Wa. Enroute dispatch advised the reporting party/victim, Lizbeth Nunez Santana was calling to report that she was assaulted by her husband. The incident occurred about two hours prior and the husband was no longer at the residence. I arrived at the address and contacted Lizbeth and her cousin, Maribel Chavez. Throughout my conversation with Lizbeth it was clear that she was very upset, she had to stop speaking several times as she was crying and upset with the situation.
“That was the worst phone call I got in my entire life. Awful,” Nalon Burch’s mother said. An 18 years old freshmen in West Virginia University who passed away because he drank a lot of alcohol more than what his body can handle. Nalon Burch who was 18 died last November because of the night he pledged for the school’s Kappa Sigma fraternity. People who were there saw Nalon face turned to blue then he transferred to the hospital.
1. The name Malcolm X given by the Nation of Islam in 1952; the name Malcolm Little given by his parents on May 19, 1925; his last name el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz was given by the Sunni Islam in 1964. He was three extremely different people during his short life span of just 39 years. During the young Malcolm Little years, from 1925 to 1939, he experienced the difficult times the Jim Crow era, for example frequent hanging, brutal oppression and vicious murders of Black people. Black people resisted and fought the immoral treatment and injustice amassed upon their lives in the early time period of the 20th century.
Radar Online reports that Khloe Kardashian blames herself for soon-to-be ex-husband Lamar Odom 's suspected overdose. According to sources who spoke to Radar Online, Khloe believes that her recent relationship with Odom 's former colleague, James Harden, is to blame for his strange behavior leading up to his collapse at the Nevada brothel. However, this seems unlikely given the fact that Khloe Kardashian and James Harden have been dating since at least July. The same month in which Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian signed their divorce papers. Another theory is that Lamar spiraled out of control after viewing an episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians which was particularly critical of his continued association with his ex-wife.
She was suffering from Cancer and the emotional pain caused by an affair Geisel had with his lifetime friend Audrey, he then married her the following year. "Dr. Seuss." Bio.com. Geisel produced films nearly every year through the 1970’s and two to three books a year, almost without not hesitations.