6 March 1906–5 September 1994 (Age 88) York, Virginia, United States
The Life of Rosanna Virginia
When Rosanna Virginia Martin was born on 6 March 1906, in York, Virginia, United States, her father, Moses Levi Martin, was 41 and her mother, Maria Elizabeth Hopkins, was 45. She had at least 2 sons and 7 daughters with Harley Theodore Gilbert. She lived in Poquoson, York, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Wythe District, Elizabeth City, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 5 September 1994, in York, Virginia, United States, at the age of 88.
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1 English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, German, Czech, Slovak, Spanish (Martín), Italian (Venice), etc.: from a personal name (Latin Martinus, a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’). This was borne by a famous 4th-century saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. As a North American surname, this form has absorbed many cognates from other European forms.2 English: habitational name from any of several places so called, principally in Hampshire, Lincolnshire, and Worcestershire, named in Old English as ‘settlement by a lake’ (from mere or mær ‘pool’, ‘lake’ + tūn ‘settlement’) or as ‘settlement by a boundary’ (from (ge)mære ‘boundary’ + tūn ‘settlement’). The place name has been charged from Marton under the influence of the personal name Martin.