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Rosella MinterAge: 92 years19061998

Rosella Minter
Given names
Married name
Rosella Billingsley
Birth May 25, 1906 28 20
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 years)

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 10 years)

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 11 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 sisterWilma Elizabeth Minter
August 2, 1922 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1William Calvin Billingsley
September 16, 1923 (Age 17 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 23 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 33 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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 fatherWilliam C Minter
November 11, 1948 (Age 42 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 43 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 motherRosa Ella McDowell
June 8, 1958 (Age 52 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge Dewey Billingsley
February 1968 (Age 61 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 39 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 sonWilliam Calvin Billingsley
July 26, 1979 (Age 73 years)
Death May 26, 1998 (Age 92 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Kennesaw Memorial Park
Last change July 29, 201915:36:35

by: Barry Shemwell
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Rosella Minter
Birth: May 25, 1906 28 20Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
Death: May 26, 1998LaGrange, Troup, Georgia, United States
16 years
younger sister
Wilma Elizabeth Minter
Birth: August 2, 1922 44 36Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
Death: April 17, 2007Troup, Georgia, United States
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George Dewey Billingsley
Birth: April 18, 1900 28 24Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: February 1968Cobb, Georgia, United States
Rosella Minter
Birth: May 25, 1906 28 20Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
Death: May 26, 1998LaGrange, Troup, Georgia, United States
William Calvin Billingsley
Birth: September 16, 1923 23 17Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
Death: July 26, 1979Cobb, Georgia, United States

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