The Shemwell Family

Ira W DeepAge: 72 years19051978

Ira W Deep
Given names
Ira W
Birth October 25, 1905 37 23
MarriageFannie E View this family

Birth of a sisterOrlean Deep
1910 (Age 4 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherRebecca Susan Whitehurst
December 1, 1915 (Age 10 years)
Address: Center Point Com.
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 10 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 11 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 12 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 -
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 14 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherLittleberry “Berry” Wallace
February 8, 1920 (Age 14 years)
Cause: Influenza
Historical Event
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 -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 36 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 motherMannie Wallace
December 31, 1946 (Age 41 years)
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 44 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 40 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 October 15, 1978 (Age 72 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Pleasant Hill Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Last change August 21, 201613:23:35

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Mannie Wallace
Birth: 1882 43 36Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 31, 1946Middletown, Butler, Ohio, United States
Ira W Deep
Birth: October 25, 1905 37 23Tennessee, United States
Death: October 15, 1978Stewart, Tennessee, United States
5 years
younger sister
Family with Fannie E - View this family
Ira W Deep
Birth: October 25, 1905 37 23Tennessee, United States
Death: October 15, 1978Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Ira W Deep has 13 first cousins recorded