The Shemwell Family

Susan E “Susie” Link1873

Susan E “Susie” Link
Given names
Susan E
Married name
Susan E Moore
Birth September 1873
MarriageJohn Henry MooreView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a son
#1Gaither Henry Adison Moore
December 1, 1894 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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 -
Marriage of a childGaither Henry Adison MooreKerna Elliot ShemwellView this family
December 30, 1913 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 42 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Vera M Moore
January 11, 1917 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2William Henry Moore
November 17, 1918 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 43 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 44 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#3Edward Powell Moore
June 14, 1922 (Age 48 years)
Death of a husbandJohn Henry Moore
February 1, 1927 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 56 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 68 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 76 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 sonGaither Henry Adison Moore
February 14, 1964 (Age 90 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 72 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 of a grandsonWilliam Henry Moore
November 23, 1977 (Age 104 years)

Last change January 11, 201711:57:15

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with John Henry Moore - View this family
John Henry Moore
Birth: September 1857Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 1, 1927Ballard, Kentucky, United States

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