The Shemwell Family

Wade Hampton “Hamp” Adams1888

Wade Hampton “Hamp” Adams
Given names
Wade Hampton
Birth October 1888 40 42

Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas Ewin Gamble
January 17, 1896 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 9 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 -
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha E Connally
June 5, 1900 (Age 11 years)
Death of a motherNancy Ann Gamble
August 16, 1916 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherFrancis Marion Adams
October 18, 1916 (Age 28 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 27 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 28 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 29 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 41 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a sisterOlive A “Ollie” Adams
1931 (Age 42 years)

Death of a sisterHelen Adams
1934 (Age 45 years)

Death of a brotherWilliam T Adams
1938 (Age 49 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 53 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 61 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 sisterDella Adams
1955 (Age 66 years)

Death of a sisterIcie Dora Adams
September 23, 1963 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 57 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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Marriage: 1866
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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Francis Marion Adams - Household

Heard Georgia

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Adams, NancywifeWF184654M341111ALSCGA
Adams, LenoradaughterWFAug187821S00GAAL
Adams, StelladaughterWFJun188119S00GAAL
Adams, HelendaughterWFMay188416S00GAAL
Adams, JeweldaughterWFJun188614S00GAAL
Adams, Wade HsonWMOct188811SGAAL
Adams, DelladaughterWFJun188119S00GAAL