The Shemwell Family

Winfry RhodesAge: 85 years19001985

Name
Winfry Rhodes
Given names
Winfry
Surname
Rhodes
Birth 1900
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 16 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 17 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 18 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/
Birth of a son
#1Theo Rhodes
calculated 1929 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 29 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
Census May 2, 1940 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 41 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a daughter
#2Patsy Joyce Rhodes
August 23, 1948 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 50 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 46 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death July 7, 1985 (Age 85 years)
Last change February 10, 201713:11:19

by: Barry Shemwell
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himself
Winfry Rhodes
Birth: 1900Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Death: July 7, 1985Pelihatche, Rankin, Mississippi, United States
wife
son
Theo Rhodes
Birth: calculated 1929 29 20Mississippi, United States
Death: December 27, 2012Morton, Scott, Mississippi, United States
son
Private
daughter
Private
daughter
Patsy Joyce Rhodes
Birth: August 23, 1948 48 40Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Death: October 28, 2013Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States
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wife’s husband
Floyd Pugh
Birth: calculated 1902Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: December 7, 1930Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, United States
wife
Marriage:
step-daughter
Margie Pugh
Birth: 1927 25 18Smackover, Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: 1936Pelatchie, Rankin, Mississippi, United States

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