The Shemwell Family

Boyd William GreeneAge: 72 years18921964

Name
Boyd William Greene
Given names
Boyd William
Surname
Greene
Birth October 12, 1892 35 31
Death of a sisterSallie Truda Greene
October 12, 1892
Birth of a brotherJudson Moore Greene
February 22, 1895 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherMancie Leander Greene
July 25, 1897 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 13 years)
Death of a motherMartha Lea Greene
April 30, 1906 (Age 13 years)
Death of a brotherPort E Green
October 4, 1906 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 16 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a daughter
#1Pansy Ruth Greene
August 22, 1917 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 24 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 25 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 son
#2Yatsa Ford Greene
January 24, 1920 (Age 27 years)

Birth of a son
#3Raytee Odus Greene
February 20, 1921 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4Newland Harvey Greene
December 6, 1923 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 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 39 years)
Death of a fatherHarvey R Greene
February 15, 1940 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 49 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 of a sisterGertie Emmeline Greene
December 10, 1949 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 57 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a brotherMancie Leander Greene
August 16, 1955 (Age 62 years)
Death of a wifeMinnie Esther Wagner
November 23, 1961 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sisterChanie Roxie Greene
June 8, 1962 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 53 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 October 18, 1964 (Age 72 years)
Last change May 20, 201900:45:22

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
elder sister
22 months
elder sister
2 years
himself
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 Minnie Esther Wagner - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
Pansy Ruth Greene
Birth: August 22, 1917 24 19Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 1, 2009Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
2 years
son
Yatsa Ford Greene
Birth: January 24, 1920 27 21
Death: May 19, 1971Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
13 months
son
Raytee Odus Greene
Birth: February 20, 1921 28 22Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 8, 2004Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
Newland Harvey Greene
Birth: December 6, 1923 31 25Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 10, 1998Watauga, North Carolina, United States
daughter
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daughter
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daughter
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son
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Boyd William Greene has 27 first cousins recorded