The Shemwell Family

Rachal Marie Herbert1902

Rachal Marie Herbert
Given names
Rachal Marie
Married name
Rachal Marie Billingsley
Birth about 1902
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 14 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 15 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 16 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 27 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 16, 1930 (Age 28 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 48 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 husbandColonel Henry Billingsley
July 11, 1970 (Age 68 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 44 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. -

Last change November 13, 201711:07:03

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Colonel Henry Billingsley - View this family
Colonel Henry Billingsley + Jennie Brewster - View this family
husband’s wife
Jennie Brewster
Birth: August 28, 1892Georgia, United States
Death: February 29, 1920Saline, Arkansas, United States
June Ruby Billingsley
Birth: October 6, 1918 27 26Bauxite, Saline, Arkansas, United States
Death: September 21, 1993Lone Pine, Inyo, California, United States
Colonel Henry Billingsley + Private - View this family
husband’s wife

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