The Shemwell Family

Charles O “Charlie” SullivanAge: 56 years18791936

Name
Charles O “Charlie” Sullivan
Given names
Charles O
Surname
Sullivan
Nickname
Charlie
Birth September 18, 1879 32 22
Census June 9, 1880 (Age 8 months)
Death of a motherMary Jane “Sis” Hinchey
June 28, 1897 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoshua Crude Hinchey
March 18, 1907 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sisterMartha J “Mattie” Sullivan
July 7, 1909 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Jane Waller
May 26, 1912 (Age 32 years)
Death of a fatherHenry Neese Sullivan
March 5, 1913 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 36 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 37 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 38 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 50 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 April 7, 1936 (Age 56 years)
Cause of death: Accidental Shooting
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Forest Hills Cemetery
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by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: March 8, 1873Henry, Tennessee, United States
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Charles O “Charlie” Sullivan
Birth: September 18, 1879 32 22Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 7, 1936North Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
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Charles O “Charlie” Sullivan has 16 first cousins recorded