The Shemwell Family

Louise Gosey1905

Louise Gosey
Given names
Birth estimated 1905 27 25
Birth of a sisterMarie Gosey
estimated 1908 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Thomas Gosey Jr.
estimated 1910 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 11 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 12 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 13 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 15 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 24 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
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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 maternal grandmotherSamella Bell “Ella” Hogan
December 20, 1946 (Age 41 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Alexander “Willie” Drumright
November 11, 1948 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 45 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 motherHarriet Talaiferro “Hattie” Drumright
July 21, 1962 (Age 57 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 41 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. -

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younger sister
3 years
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Louise Gosey has 7 first cousins recorded

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Census1920 United States - Census transcript - James Thomas Gosey - Household

Davidson Tn.

James T GoseyheadMW41MTNTNTN? Engineer ?
Hattie GoseywifeFW40MTNTNTN
Louise GoseydaughterFW14STNTNTN
Marie GoseydaughterFW11STNTNTN
James T Gosey JrsonMW9STNTNTN
Ewing C Drumrightbrother-in-lawMW26STNTNTNAccountantSteam R. Road?