The Shemwell Family

Daisy May MorganAge: 83 years18911975

Name
Daisy May Morgan
Given names
Daisy May
Surname
Morgan
Married name
Daisy May Bilbrey
Birth January 28, 1891
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 7 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 24 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 25 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 26 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Birth of a daughter
#1Dorothy Lee Bilbrey
February 14, 1921 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#2James Dillon Bilbrey
March 26, 1929 (Age 38 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 38 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a husbandEphram Dillon Bilbrey
March 23, 1940 (Age 49 years)
Cause: Cardiovascular Renal Disease
Marriage of a childWalter Edward HappeDorothy Lee BilbreyView this family
November 14, 1942 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 50 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 58 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 54 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death January 1, 1975 (Age 83 years)

Family with Ephram Dillon Bilbrey - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
Private
daughter
Dorothy Lee Bilbrey
Birth: February 14, 1921 43 30Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 18, 2015Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
8 years
son
daughter
Private
Ephram Dillon Bilbrey + Harden Daisy Brown - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: January 19, 1902Stewart, Tennessee, United States
22 months
step-son
Rex Bilbrey
Birth: November 16, 1903 26 21Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 29, 1974Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
16 months
step-daughter
Roxie Virgie Bilbrey
Birth: March 6, 1905 27 22Tennessee, United States
Death: January 16, 1989Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
4 years
step-son
Ephriam Brown “Brownie” Bilbrey
Birth: June 23, 1909 31 26Arkansas, United States
Death: June 19, 1989Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States
4 years
step-daughter
Mildred Bilbrey
Birth: November 24, 1913 36 31
Death: June 3, 2006Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States

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