The Shemwell Family

Thomas Allen BarnesAge: 89 years18701959

Thomas Allen Barnes
Given names
Thomas Allen
Birth April 2, 1870
MarriageMary M WoodcockView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 7 years)

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 27 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 45 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Virginia Barnes
December 8, 1917 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 46 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 47 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 59 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Marriage of a childJ Marshal WeaksMary Virginia BarnesView this family
August 6, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Death of a wifeMary M Woodcock
February 1945 (Age 74 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 71 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 79 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 75 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. -
Death November 27, 1959 (Age 89 years)
Last change October 15, 201611:10:41

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Mary M Woodcock - View this family
Thomas Allen Barnes
Birth: April 2, 1870Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 27, 1959Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Mary M Woodcock
Birth: 1874Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 1945Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Mary Virginia Barnes
Birth: December 8, 1917 47 43Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 21, 2001Clare, Clare, Michigan, United States

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