The Shemwell Family

Sallie Borum DeyAge: 81 years18851967

Sallie Borum Dey
Given names
Sallie Borum
Married name
Sallie Borum Shemwell
Birth June 13, 1885 33 25
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret Catherine Walters
June 4, 1890 (Age 4 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Tiberius Dey
April 24, 1894 (Age 8 years)

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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 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 -
MarriageHarold ShemwellView this family
November 27, 1907 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Margaret Dey Shemwell
January 28, 1909 (Age 23 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 30 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 31 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 32 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 44 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Sally Forrest Lash
October 1932 (Age 47 years)
Death of a husbandHarold Shemwell
January 4, 1936 (Age 50 years)
Burial of a husbandHarold Shemwell
January 7, 1936 (Age 50 years)
Cemetery: Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Death of a motherSarah Catherine “Sallie” Borum
January 3, 1938 (Age 52 years)

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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 56 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 64 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 60 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 May 1967 (Age 81 years)

Cemetery: Old Main Street Cemetery
Last change December 27, 201511:18:20

by: Barry Shemwell
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Harold Shemwell
Birth: August 17, 1876 46 38Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1936Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Marriage: November 27, 1907Norfolk, Virginia, United States
14 months
Margaret Dey Shemwell
Birth: January 28, 1909 32 23Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
Death: May 2, 1991Brevard, Florida, United States
Harold Shemwell + Ella May Doyle - View this family
Harold Shemwell
Birth: August 17, 1876 46 38Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1936Washington, District of Columbia, United States
husband’s wife
Marriage: July 5, 1901St. Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States

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