The Shemwell Family

Della Caroline SoulliereAge: 83 years19162000

Della Caroline Soulliere
Given names
Della Caroline
Married name
Della Caroline Shemwell
Birth December 9, 1916
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Polio Epidemic

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 23 days)

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 12 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 -
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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 -
MarriageEarl Baker ShemwellView this family
October 8, 1931 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a son
#1Earl Fredrick Shemwell
June 2, 1932 (Age 15 years)
DivorceEarl Baker ShemwellView this family
July 18, 1940 (Age 23 years)
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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 -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 33 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 husbandEarl Baker Shemwell
June 1962 (Age 45 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 29 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 of a sonEarl Fredrick Shemwell
May 15, 1991 (Age 74 years)
Death March 7, 2000 (Age 83 years)
Last change September 7, 201708:20:13

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Earl Baker Shemwell - View this family
Della Caroline Soulliere
Birth: December 9, 1916Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Death: March 7, 2000Redford, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Marriage: October 8, 1931Center Line, Macomb, Michigan, United States
Divorce: July 18, 1940Wayne, Michigan, United States
8 months
Earl Fredrick Shemwell
Birth: June 2, 1932 20 15Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Death: May 15, 1991Redford, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Earl Baker Shemwell + Private - View this family
husband’s wife
Earl Baker Shemwell + Private - View this family
husband’s wife

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