The Shemwell Family

William Tandy SuddarthAge: 55 years18821938

William Tandy Suddarth
Given names
William Tandy
Birth May 1882 36 21
MarriageEulalia Vivian SillsView this family

Birth of a brotherJohn Bartee Suddarth
September 1885 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterLouisa Suddarth
April 8, 1888 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterBuela Beatrice Suddarth
September 1892 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 15 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence -
Census June 26, 1900 (Age 18 years)
Death of a fatherDr. Samuel Dyer Suddarth
March 5, 1909 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 33 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 34 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 35 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Betty A Suddarth
December 13, 1927 (Age 45 years)
Death of a motherSammie Ella Bartee
April 29, 1929 (Age 46 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 47 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a sisterLouisa Suddarth
December 25, 193610:00 (Age 54 years)
Cause: Ludwig's Angina
Death February 6, 1938 (Age 55 years)
Cemetery: Hendon Cemetery
Last change December 5, 201515:41:53

by: Barry Shemwell