Laura H Brettell

24 May 1889–6 August 1985 (Age 96)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Laura H

Laura H Brettell was born on 24 May 1889, in West Virginia, United States. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Charles Brettell. She died on 6 August 1985, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 96.

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Charles Brettell
1890–1980
Laura H Brettell
1889–1985
Laura M Brettell
1923–2005
Charles Clarenville Brettell
1927–1998

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 2

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 27

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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