The Shemwell Family

Ralph Eugene Moore1902

Ralph Eugene Moore
Given names
Ralph Eugene
Birth 1902 45 40
Death of a motherSusan A “Susie” Shemwell
January 5, 1916 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 14 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a sisterTrina Ellen Moore
January 8, 1918 (Age 16 years)

Death of a brotherCharles G “Charlie” Moore
April 17, 1918 (Age 16 years)
Death of a sisterFrancis Nora “Fannie” Moore
October 19, 1918 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 15 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 16 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 -
Death of a fatherDaniel Fletcher Moore
September 11, 1920 (Age 18 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 27 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 -
Death of a brotherCarlos R Moore
March 23, 1951 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 48 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 -
Death of a sisterAmanda J Moore
March 11, 1960 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 44 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. -

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Marriage: August 25, 1879Randolph, Arkansas, United States
11 months
elder brother
The Moore KidsCharles G “Charlie” Moore
Birth: July 15, 1880 24 18Arkansas, United States
Death: April 17, 1918Randolph, Arkansas, United States
3 years
elder sister
The Moore KidsAmanda J Moore
Birth: March 24, 1883 26 21Pitman, Randolph, Arkansas, United States
Death: March 11, 1960New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
Dan Wilkerson and Carlos MooreCarlos R Moore
Birth: January 24, 1891 34 29Randolph, Arkansas, United States
Death: March 23, 1951San Francisco, California, United States
elder brother
Almus Moore
Birth: October 8, 1893 37 32Randolph, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 19, 1895Randolph, Arkansas, United States
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Myrtle & Trena MooreTrina Ellen Moore
Birth: March 15, 1899 42 37Arkansas, United States
Death: January 8, 1918
4 years

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