The Shemwell Family

Leonara GuntiAge: 52 years18911943

Leonara Gunti
Given names
Married name
Leonara Bertschi
Birth 1891 26 17

Marriage of parentsGeorge William GuntiAnnie Marie ThomaView this family
January 14, 1891
Death of a paternal grandmotherPhilomena Isabella “Mena” Walther
November 19, 1892 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a sisterLouise Mary Gunti
1894 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a sisterHazel M Gunti
1895 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a sisterEmma C Gunti
1897 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a sisterAnnie Marie Gunti
1898 (Age 7 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 7 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 -
Birth of a brotherGeorge W Gunti
1901 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a brotherFrederick W Gunti
1903 (Age 12 years)

Birth of a sisterMargaret Elizabeth Gunti
1904 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a brotherConrad J Gunti
1907 (Age 16 years)

Birth of a brotherCharles E Gunti
1910 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a sisterPearl Anna “Gunnie” Gunti
November 23, 1912 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Newton Gunti
1915 (Age 24 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 25 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a brotherWilliam Newton Gunti
1917 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 26 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 27 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 -
Death of a fatherGeorge William Gunti
February 24, 1928 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 38 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary A Walter
October 22, 1936 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 50 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 1943 (Age 52 years)

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by: Kim Jackson
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 14, 1891Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
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Pearl Anna “Gunnie” Gunti
Birth: November 23, 1912 48 39Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 17, 1985Seattle, King, Washington, United States
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