The Shemwell Family

Walter H Chadwick1899

Walter H Chadwick
Given names
Walter H
Birth calculated 1899 33 32
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah A Fowler
1914 (Age 15 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherAllen Levi Weaks
October 27, 1915 (Age 16 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 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 18 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 19 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 30 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census May 6, 1940 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherNancy Freedona Weaks
December 27, 1942 (Age 43 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 42 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 fatherWilliam Thomas Chadwick
August 19, 1949 (Age 50 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 51 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 brotherMurray Levi Chadwick
July 1968 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 47 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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William Thomas Chadwick
Birth: May 15, 1865 38 35Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 19, 1949Houston, Tennessee, United States
Nancy Freedona Weaks
Birth: March 7, 1866 28 24Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 27, 1942Houston, Tennessee, United States
elder brother
12 years
Walter H Chadwick
Birth: calculated 1899 33 32Tennessee, United States

Walter H Chadwick has 13 first cousins recorded

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - William Thomas Chadwick - Household

River Road Houston, Tennessee

William T ChadwickheadMW74MTNFarmingFarm
Nancy F ChadwickwifeFW74MTN
Walter H ChadwicksonMW41STNFarmingFarm