The Shemwell Family

Armilda Catherine BrownAge: 94 years19152009

Armilda Catherine Brown
Given names
Armilda Catherine
Married name
Armilda Catherine Shemwell
Birth March 28, 1915 28 26
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 months)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 21 months)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 2 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 14 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 22, 1940 (Age 25 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 26 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 34 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union -
Death of a fatherMarion Oscar Brown
May 10, 1969 (Age 54 years)
Death of a motherLeona Sarah Turley
October 8, 1973 (Age 58 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 30 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. -
Death of a husbandLenos S Shemwell
November 4, 2001 (Age 86 years)
Death October 29, 2009 (Age 94 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Owensboro Memorial Gardens
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Type: FamilySearch

Last change January 11, 202012:14:09

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marion Oscar Brown
Birth: August 15, 1886McLean, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 10, 1969Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Armilda Catherine Brown
Birth: March 28, 1915 28 26McLean, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 2009Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
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Lenos S Shemwell
Birth: July 25, 1918 27 24Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 4, 2001Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Armilda Catherine Brown
Birth: March 28, 1915 28 26McLean, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 2009Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States

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