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John William Fraddosio 

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John Fraddosio
1860 - 1900

William 'Billie' Ann Eliza Farr
8/21/1864 - 8/21/1937
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John William Fraddosio
7/31/1888 - 9/4/1932
John William Fraddosio was born on July 31, 1888 in Sopchoppy, Wakulla County, Florida and died on September 4, 1932 in Sopchoppy, Florida. He lived to be 44 years old.

No known children. Burial at West Sopchoppy Cemetery.
Census6/6/1900 Sopchoppy FL (Wakulla County) 11 yrs old 
Listed as family #56: Henrietta Farr (a widow, age 90, born 4/1810 in NC), Ellen (her unmarried daughter, age 56, born 1/1844 in FL), Mrs. William Freddoso (her widowed grand daughter, age 35, born 8/1864 in FL) and William Freddoso (her grandson, age 11, born 7/1888 in FL). Henrietta and her parents were born in NC. William's father was born in Italy and his mother in FL. Everyone else was born in FL. Ellen & Mrs. Freddoso say they are farmer labors. William attends school. Henrietta has given birth to two children and only one is currently living (her daughter Ellen). Her grand daughter, Mrs. Freddoso, has given birth to one child who is also still living.  
Census5/20/1910 precent 3 FL (Wakulla County) 21 yrs old 
Listed family #172: Henrietta Farr (widowed, age 94), Ellen (her widowed daughter, age 66), Mrs. William Fraddoria (her widowed daughter, age 45), and William Fraddoria (her grandson, age 31). Henrietta and her mother were born in NC while her father was born in the United States. William's father was born in Italy. Everyone else was born in FL. Henretta has given birth to two children and one is still living. William is employed as a carotene haller (Kerosene hauler?). All can read and write. 
Census1/22/1920 Smith Creek, Sopchoppy FL (Wakulla County) 31 yrs old 
Listed as dwelling #183 at 148 Curtis Mill Road: Willie E. Fradosio (widow, female, age 55) and John W Fradosio (unmarried son, male, age 32). Willie owns her house. Both can read and write. Willie and her mother were born in FL, her father in U.S. John and his mother were born in FL and his father in Italy. They are farmers working a general farm. 
Graveyard/Tombstone9/4/1932 Sopchoppy FL (Wakulla County) 44 yrs old 
John W. Fraddosio -31 Jul 1888 to 4 Sep 1932 - West Sopchoppy Cemetery.  Source:

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18 1906 An attempt to drain the Everglades and convert it to farmland begins.
29 1917 Seminole Indians become a Florida tourist attraction.
40 1928 The Tamiami Trail opens. It opens the southernmost 275 miles of U.S. Highway 41 from State Road 60 in Tampa to U.S. Route 1 (SR 5) in Miami, Florida to tourist. It also destroys many of the Seminole Indian waterways and hinders their economy.
1 1889 The first calculating machine is invented and uses punch cards
7 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
9 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
12 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
12 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
13 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
14 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
15 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
16 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
18 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
18 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
18 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
24 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
25 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
26 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
35 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
35 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
36 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
38 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
39 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
40 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
20 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
24 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
25 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
29 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
31 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
21 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
22 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
39 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
41 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
42 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
44 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
21 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
26 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
29 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
31 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
32 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
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