The Shemwell Family

Leonara GuntiAge: 52 years18911943

Name
Leonara Gunti
Given names
Leonara
Surname
Gunti
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
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 - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death 1943 (Age 52 years)

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by: Kim Jackson
Family with parents - View this family
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Marriage: January 14, 1891Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
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younger sister
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younger brother
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younger sister
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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