The Shemwell Family

George W GuntiAge: 62 years19011963

George W Gunti
Given names
George W
Birth 1901 36 27

Birth of a brotherFrederick W Gunti
1903 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a sisterMargaret Elizabeth Gunti
1904 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a brotherConrad J Gunti
1907 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a brotherCharles E Gunti
1910 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a sisterPearl Anna “Gunnie” Gunti
November 23, 1912 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Newton Gunti
1915 (Age 14 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 15 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 16 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 16 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 17 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 27 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 28 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 1930 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary A Walter
October 22, 1936 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sisterLeonara Gunti
1943 (Age 42 years)

Death of a brotherFrederick W Gunti
1944 (Age 43 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 40 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 49 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 motherAnnie Marie Thoma
November 9, 1962 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 45 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. -
Death 1963 (Age 62 years)

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Marriage: January 14, 1891Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
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elder sister
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elder sister
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elder sister
2 years
elder sister
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3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Pearl Anna “Gunnie” Gunti
Birth: November 23, 1912 48 39Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 17, 1985Seattle, King, Washington, United States
3 years
younger brother

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - George William Gunti - Household

Shelby County, Memphis, Tennessee

Gunti, George WheadMW66M26TNSwitzerlandSwitzerland
Gunti, Annie MwifeFW56W17TNBavariaTN
Gunti, Hazel MdaughterFW35STNTN
Gunti, Emma CdaughterFW33STNTN
Gunti, Annie MdaughterFW32STNTN
Gunti, George WsonMW29STNTN
Gunti, Frederick WsonMW27STNTN
Gunti, Margaret EdaughterFW26STNTN
Gunti, Conrad JsonMW23STNTN
Gunti, Charles EsonMW20STNTN
Gunti, Pearl AdaughterFW17S26TNTNTN
Mary ThomaMother-in-lawFW64TNTNTN
George ThomaNephewMW42TNTNTN