The Shemwell Family

Ruie Lillian GlassAge: 44 years18921937

Ruie Lillian Glass
Given names
Ruie Lillian
Married name
Ruie Lillian McElvoy
Birth September 24, 1892

MarriageFrank Belford McElvoyView this family

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 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 24 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 25 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 37 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a daughter
#1Barbara Ann McElvoy
November 9, 1935 (Age 43 years)
Death April 21, 1937 (Age 44 years)

Last change September 30, 201715:12:39

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Frank Belford McElvoy - View this family
Dorris Shemwell & Barbara Ann McElvoy ShemwellBarbara Ann McElvoy
Birth: November 9, 1935 40 43Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 1, 2001Trigg, Kentucky, United States

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