The Shemwell Family

Beulah Wooddy WooddyAge: 91 years19132005

Beulah Wooddy Wooddy
Given names
Beulah Wooddy
Married name
Beulah Wooddy Higgins
Birth December 26, 1913 36 30
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Wesley Rearden
October 30, 1916 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 2 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 3 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 4 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 -
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 15 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 27 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 36 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 fatherJonathan Robert “J R” Wooddy
December 5, 1955 (Age 41 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha Frances “Fannie” Hunter
February 6, 1957 (Age 43 years)
Death of a motherMartha Mae “Mattie” Rearden
December 26, 1969 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 32 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 husbandRobert Cecil Higgins
July 28, 2004 (Age 90 years)
Death March 30, 2005 (Age 91 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Five Points Belcher Cemetery
Last change November 30, 201709:40:30

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 7, 1901Judson, Chambers, Alabama, United States
9 years
elder brother
Douglas William Wooddy Sr.
Birth: February 25, 1911 33 27Alabama, United States
Death: March 12, 2008Lee, Alabama, United States
3 years
Beulah Wooddy Wooddy
Birth: December 26, 1913 36 30Chambers, Alabama, United States
Death: March 30, 2005Sevierville, Sevier, Tennessee, United States
Family with Robert Cecil Higgins - View this family
Robert Cecil HigginsRobert Cecil Higgins
Birth: March 13, 1908Chambers, Alabama, United States
Death: July 28, 2004Sevierville, Sevier, Tennessee, United States
Beulah Wooddy Wooddy
Birth: December 26, 1913 36 30Chambers, Alabama, United States
Death: March 30, 2005Sevierville, Sevier, Tennessee, United States

Beulah Wooddy Wooddy has 17 first cousins recorded