The Shemwell Family

Henry Clyde NashAge: 51 years18881940

Name
Henry Clyde Nash
Given names
Henry Clyde
Surname
Nash
Birth August 19, 1888

MarriageNell CulpView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 9 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
Birth of a daughter
#1Mildred Nash
January 21, 1910 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 27 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 28 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 29 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 41 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 March 12, 1940 (Age 51 years)

Burial
Cemetery: New London Cemetery
Last change January 6, 201607:19:40

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Nell Culp - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
daughter
Mildred Nash
Birth: January 21, 1910 21 19Georgia, United States
Death: February 10, 1973Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States

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