The Shemwell Family

Ola Mae ArnoldAge: 95 years19172013

Name
Ola Mae Arnold
Given names
Ola Mae
Surname
Arnold
Married name
Ola Mae Williams
Birth July 15, 1917
MarriageRichard Eugene WilliamsView this family
unknown

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

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 5 months)

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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 12 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
Birth of a son
#1Jimmy Clay Williams
August 31, 1935 (Age 18 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 32 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
Birth of a grandson
#1Billy Glen Williams
January 25, 1961 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 28 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 of a husbandRichard Eugene Williams
June 1, 1998 (Age 80 years)
Death of a sonJimmy Clay Williams
April 19, 2006 (Age 88 years)
Death of a grandsonBilly Glen Williams
May 8, 2006 (Age 88 years)
Death April 18, 2013 (Age 95 years)
Last change March 15, 201713:38:17

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Richard Eugene Williams - View this family
husband
Richard Eugene Williams
Birth: August 11, 1913 26 22Baskin, Franklin, Louisiana, United States
Death: June 1, 1998Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana, United States
herself
Ola Mae Arnold
Birth: July 15, 1917Many, Sabine, Louisiana, United States
Death: April 18, 2013Crowville, Franklin, Louisiana, United States
Marriage:
son
Jimmy Clay Williams
Birth: August 31, 1935 22 18Crowville, Franklin, Louisiana, United States
Death: April 19, 2006Zwolle, Louisiana, United States

No family available

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Richard Eugene Williams - Household

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NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Williams, R EheadMW25MLARFranklinLACarpenterSteam Railroad Const.
Arnold, OlaXwifeFW21MLARFranklinLA
Williams, JimmysonMW4MLA