The Shemwell Family

John William FineAge: 52 years18761928

John William Fine
Given names
John William
Birth March 2, 1876
MarriageEmma J TurnerView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 21 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 22 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Virgil Rupert “Bay” Fine
June 18, 1909 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 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 -
Census January 13, 1920 (Age 43 years)
Death October 13, 1928 (Age 52 years)
Cemetery: Mount Zion Cemetery
Last change September 22, 201612:18:02

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Emma J Turner - View this family
Virgil Rupert “Bay” Fine
Birth: June 18, 1909 33 25Missouri, United States
Death: July 18, 2001Pomona, Howell, Missouri, United States

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