The Shemwell Family

William Allen “Billy” HewellAge: 89 years18861976

William Allen “Billy” Hewell
Given names
William Allen
Birth October 17, 1886 37 23
MarriageFannie Mae ParkerView this family

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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 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 29 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 30 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 31 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 42 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 55 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 -
Death of a wifeFannie Mae Parker
January 22, 1953 (Age 66 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 63 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 motherMargaret D “Maggie” Baldridge
July 18, 1961 (Age 74 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 59 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 July 4, 1976 (Age 89 years)
Last change January 31, 201815:09:23

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Margaret D “Maggie” Baldridge
Birth: October 1863Florence, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States
Death: July 18, 1961San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
Marriage: 1885Collin, Texas, United States
21 months
William Allen “Billy” Hewell
Birth: October 17, 1886 37 23Collin, Texas, United States
Death: July 4, 1976Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States
Family with Fannie Mae Parker - View this family
William Allen “Billy” Hewell
Birth: October 17, 1886 37 23Collin, Texas, United States
Death: July 4, 1976Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States
Fannie Mae Parker
Birth: February 18, 1894Lavon, Collin, Texas, United States
Death: January 22, 1953Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States

William Allen “Billy” Hewell has 10 first cousins recorded