The Shemwell Family

Zula Minnie AustinAge: 99 years18931993

Zula Minnie Austin
Given names
Zula Minnie
Married name
Zula Minnie Haggard
Birth December 28, 1893

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 4 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 -
MarriageHardin Johnny HaggardView this family
September 10, 1914 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Nell Mavis Haggard
May 19, 1915 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 22 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#2Henry Coburn Haggard
August 23, 1917 (Age 23 years)

Death of a sonHenry Coburn Haggard
June 23, 1918 (Age 24 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 23 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 24 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
#3Ella Marie “Ree” Haggard
May 10, 1919 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a son
#4Charles Hardin Haggard
July 29, 1924 (Age 30 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 35 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 47 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 -
Death of a husbandHardin Johnny Haggard
March 24, 1953 (Age 59 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 56 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 52 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 December 2, 1993 (Age 99 years)
Last change January 14, 201710:30:29

by: Jim Shemwell
Family with Hardin Johnny Haggard - View this family
Marriage: September 10, 1914Hardin, Tennessee, United States
8 months
James Albert Shemwell, Sr.Nell Mavis Haggard
Birth: May 19, 1915 24 21Savannah, Hardin, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 13, 2000Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States
2 years
21 months
Ella Marie “Ree” Haggard
Birth: May 10, 1919 28 25
Death: 2009Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States
5 years
Charles Hardin Haggard
Birth: July 29, 1924 33 30
Death: May 19, 2015Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States

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