The Shemwell Family

William Earl WynnAge: 87 years19031990

William Earl Wynn
Given names
William Earl
Birth January 8, 1903

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 12 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 13 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 14 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 26 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 38 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 -
MarriageIbyl A FosterView this family
May 20, 1950 (Age 47 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 46 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 42 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 September 18, 1990 (Age 87 years)

Last change January 21, 201620:00:26

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Ibyl A Foster - View this family
Marriage: May 20, 1950Robertson, Tennessee, United States
Joseph Stollard Arvin + Ibyl A Foster - View this family
wife’s husband
Marriage: August 6, 1924Christian, Kentucky, United States
2 years
William Stone Arvin
Birth: October 18, 1926 40 17
Death: September 16, 2003Christian, Kentucky, United States
2 years
Carl Rudolph Arvin
Birth: January 7, 1929 42 19Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 4, 1981Lyon, Kentucky, United States
13 months
James Edward Arvin
Birth: January 25, 1930 43 20Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 27, 2006Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States

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