The Shemwell Family

Martha Pearl “Mattie” GreeneAge: 86 years19061993

Name
Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
Given names
Martha Pearl
Surname
Greene
Nickname
Mattie
Birth April 30, 1906 49 45
Death of a motherMartha Lea Greene
April 30, 1906
Death of a brotherPort E Green
October 4, 1906 (Age 5 months)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 3 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 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 10 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 11 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 23 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 25 years)
Death of a fatherHarvey R Greene
February 15, 1940 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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 43 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 43 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 49 years)
Death of a sisterChanie Roxie Greene
June 8, 1962 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherBoyd William Greene
October 18, 1964 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherMansfield F. Greene
June 8, 1965 (Age 59 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 39 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 of a brotherJudson Moore Greene
November 19, 1980 (Age 74 years)
Death January 4, 1993 (Age 86 years)
Last change March 4, 201616:24:19

by: Brian Shemwell
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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
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Mancie Leander Greene
Birth: July 25, 1897 40 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 16, 1955Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 years
herself
Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
Birth: April 30, 1906 49 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1993Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene has 27 first cousins recorded