The Shemwell Family

Gertie Emmeline GreeneAge: 61 years18881949

Name
Gertie Emmeline Greene
Given names
Gertie Emmeline
Surname
Greene
Birth September 21, 1888 31 27
Birth of a sisterChanie Roxie Greene
July 18, 1890 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a brotherBoyd William Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 4 years)
Death of a sisterSallie Truda Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherJudson Moore Greene
February 22, 1895 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherMancie Leander Greene
July 25, 1897 (Age 8 years)
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 sisterMartha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
April 30, 1906 (Age 17 years)
Death of a motherMartha Lea Greene
April 30, 1906 (Age 17 years)
Death of a brotherPort E Green
October 4, 1906 (Age 18 years)
MarriageZollie Monroe GreeneView this family
April 7, 1908 (Age 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1Vernie Norman Greene
January 22, 1910 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Beulah Ruth Greene
March 15, 1911 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Vergie Lear Greene
October 10, 1912 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#4Ned Vaughn Greene
November 27, 1913 (Age 25 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 26 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/
Birth of a daughter
#5Velma Greene
June 30, 1921 (Age 32 years)
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 of a maternal grandmotherSarah Lucinda Gragg
November 11, 1931 (Age 43 years)
Death of a fatherHarvey R Greene
February 15, 1940 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 53 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 57 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death December 10, 1949 (Age 61 years)
Last change May 20, 201900:24:10

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1880
14 months
elder sister
Sallie Truda Greene
Birth: February 25, 1881 24 19Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 12, 1892Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
elder brother
Port E Green
Birth: April 2, 1884 27 22Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 4, 1906Menallen, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
2 years
elder brother
2 years
herself
22 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
Mancie Leander Greene
Birth: July 25, 1897 40 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 16, 1955Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 years
younger sister
Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
Birth: April 30, 1906 49 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1993Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Family with Zollie Monroe Greene - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: April 7, 1908Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
son
Vernie Norman Greene
Birth: January 22, 1910 21 21Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 5, 2003Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
14 months
daughter
Beulah Ruth Greene
Birth: March 15, 1911 22 22Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 27, 1994
19 months
daughter
Vergie Lear Greene
Birth: October 10, 1912 23 24Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 8, 1991
14 months
son
Ned Vaughn Greene
Birth: November 27, 1913 24 25Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 23, 2001Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
8 years
daughter
Velma Greene
Birth: June 30, 1921 32 32Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 8, 1993Caldwell, North Carolina, United States

Gertie Emmeline Greene has 27 first cousins recorded