Mary Ella Congdon Switzer

1851 - 1 Apr 1888

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Mary Ella Congdon Switzer

1851 - 1 Apr 1888
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Grave site information of Mary Ella Congdon Switzer (1851 - 1 Apr 1888) at Oswego Township Cemetery in Oswego, Kendall, Illinois, United States from BillionGraves

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Mary Ella Congdon Switzer

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Oswego Township Cemetery

S Main St
Oswego, Kendall, Illinois
United States

Headstone Description

Wife of George H.Switzer.Aged 37 yrs 9 months.19 days.
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mary mccoy

April 22, 2014
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SWM

April 20, 2014

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Life timeline of Mary Ella Congdon Switzer

1851
Mary Ella Congdon Switzer was born in 1851
Mary Ella Congdon Switzer was 10 years old when American Civil War: Fort Sumter surrenders to Confederate forces. The American Civil War was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. As a result of the long-standing controversy over slavery, war broke out in April 1861, when Confederate forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina, shortly after U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated. The nationalists of the Union proclaimed loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. They faced secessionists of the Confederate States, who advocated for states' rights to expand slavery.
Mary Ella Congdon Switzer was 26 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Mary Ella Congdon Switzer died on 1 Apr 1888 at the age of 37
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