The Shemwell Family

Leroy Robert Corbett PageAge: 83 years19021986

Leroy Robert Corbett Page
Given names
Leroy Robert Corbett
Birth July 25, 1902

MarriageSallie Irene PageView this family

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 13 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 14 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 15 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 27 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Elizabeth Page
January 13, 1938 (Age 35 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 47 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 -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Betty Lou Shemwell
December 4, 1955 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Donald Ray Shemwell
March 10, 1966 (Age 63 years)

Death of a grandsonDonald Ray Shemwell
March 10, 1966 (Age 63 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 43 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 wifeSallie Irene Page
March 3, 1984 (Age 81 years)

Death January 13, 1986 (Age 83 years)

Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Page Cemetery
Family with Sallie Irene Page - View this family

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