The Shemwell Family

Daniel Downs BurlesonAge: 78 years18861965

Daniel Downs Burleson
Given names
Daniel Downs
Birth August 11, 1886 21 16
Death of a fatherRichard Thadeus Burleson
July 17, 1895 (Age 8 years)

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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 29 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#1Dr. Robert Joe Burleson
October 20, 1918 (Age 32 years)
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 30 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 31 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 43 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Carol B Burleson
May 26, 1945 (Age 58 years)

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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 55 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 63 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 wifeStella L Collins
December 20, 1963 (Age 77 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 59 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 April 9, 1965 (Age 78 years)
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Daniel Downs Burleson
Birth: August 11, 1886 21 16Alabama, United States
Death: April 9, 1965Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States
Family with Stella L Collins - View this family
Daniel Downs Burleson
Birth: August 11, 1886 21 16Alabama, United States
Death: April 9, 1965Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States
Stella L Collins
Birth: August 4, 1890Alabama, United States
Death: December 20, 1963Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States
Dr. Robert Joe Burleson
Birth: October 20, 1918 32 28Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States
Death: August 18, 1996Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

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