The Shemwell Family

Jack Logan Spiceland Jr.Age: 84 years19131998

Name
Jack Logan Spiceland Jr.
Given names
Jack Logan
Surname
Spiceland
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth August 12, 1913 27 26
Birth of a brotherEvans Copeland Spiceland
October 15, 1915 (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 - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 16 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha Elizabeth “Lizzie” Shemwell
May 28, 1930 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 28 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a fatherDr. Jack Logan Spiceland
December 11, 1955 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherKathryn Brown Evans
October 1972 (Age 59 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death June 18, 1998 (Age 84 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Snellville Historical Cemetery
Last change December 26, 201715:25:27

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Jack Logan Spiceland Jr.
Birth: August 12, 1913 27 26Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 18, 1998Snellville, Gwinnett, Georgia, United States
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younger brother
Evans Copeland Spiceland
Birth: October 15, 1915 29 29Kentucky, United States
Death: May 26, 2002Mississippi, United States

Jack Logan Spiceland Jr. has 4 first cousins recorded

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Mother's family (4)

Parents Dr. Henry Lafayette Crow + Ann Aline Evans
1Robert O'neal Crow19161916
2Private
3Max Foster Crow19221925
4Private