The Shemwell Family

Lawrence Ervin StackAge: 65 years18791945

Name
Lawrence Ervin Stack
Given names
Lawrence Ervin
Surname
Stack
Birth September 13, 1879 21 18
Birth of a brotherWilliam Foster Stack
March 18, 1881 (Age 18 months)
Death of a fatherLeonard Lynch Stack
November 1881 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 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 36 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 37 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 38 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 50 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 62 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
Death March 18, 1945 (Age 65 years)
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father
mother
Marriage:
Not married: about 1892
-12 years
himself
Lawrence Ervin Stack
Birth: September 13, 1879 21 18Tennessee, United States
Death: March 18, 1945Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
18 months
younger brother
William Foster Stack
Birth: March 18, 1881 23 19Kentucky, United States
Death: December 13, 1958Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Lawrence Ervin Stack has 4 first cousins recorded