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Capitola Simmons1909

Capitola Simmons
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Birth calculated 1909 35 33
Census April 18, 1910 (Age 15 months)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 7 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 8 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 9 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 20 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 32 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 -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 41 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 sisterLouise Aletha “Larie” Simmons
1957 (Age 48 years)

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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 37 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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by: Barry Shemwell
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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Harold W Simmons - Household

Ballard, Kentucky

Harold W SimmonsheadMW36M16KYTNTNFarmerHome farm
Kattie C SimmonswifeFW34M1686KYKYKY
Aubrey J SimmonssonMW15SKYKYKY
Andrew L SimmonssonMW13SKYKYKY
Herbert SimmonssonMW11SKYKYKY
Larie A SimmonsdaughterFW8SKYKYKY
Beatrice SimmonsdaughterFW2SKYKYKY
Capitola SimmonsdaughterFW1SKYKYKY