The Shemwell Family

Maynie JonesAge: 97 years19032000

Maynie Jones
Given names
Married name
Maynie Roby
Birth January 13, 1903
MarriageZeph Leslie RobyView this family

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 12 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 13 years)

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 14 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Leslie Roland Roby
May 21, 1923 (Age 20 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 26 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 38 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 46 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 42 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 husbandZeph Leslie Roby
December 19, 1993 (Age 90 years)
Death August 20, 2000 (Age 97 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Erin Oak Hill Cemetery
Last change October 31, 201711:38:31

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Zeph Leslie Roby - View this family
Zeph Roby familyZeph Leslie Roby
Birth: September 12, 1901 32 27Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 19, 1993Houston, Tennessee, United States
Maynie Jones
Birth: January 13, 1903Tennessee, United States
Death: August 20, 2000Tennessee, United States
Leslie Roland RobyLeslie Roland Roby
Birth: May 21, 1923 21 20Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 28, 2013Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States

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