The Shemwell Family

Evans Copeland SpicelandAge: 86 years19152002

Evans Copeland Spiceland
Given names
Evans Copeland
Birth October 15, 1915 29 29
MarriageLois Elizabeth CollinsView this family

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 2 months)

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 14 months)

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 2 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 13 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha Elizabeth “Lizzie” Shemwell
May 28, 1930 (Age 14 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 26 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 34 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 fatherDr. Jack Logan Spiceland
December 11, 1955 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherKathryn Brown Evans
October 1972 (Age 56 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 30 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 brotherJack Logan Spiceland Jr.
June 18, 1998 (Age 82 years)
Death May 26, 2002 (Age 86 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Magnolia Garden Cemetery
Last change December 26, 201715:37:16

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
elder brother
Jack Logan Spiceland Jr.
Birth: August 12, 1913 27 26Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 18, 1998Snellville, Gwinnett, Georgia, United States
2 years
Evans Copeland Spiceland
Birth: October 15, 1915 29 29Kentucky, United States
Death: May 26, 2002Mississippi, United States
Family with Lois Elizabeth Collins - View this family
Evans Copeland Spiceland
Birth: October 15, 1915 29 29Kentucky, United States
Death: May 26, 2002Mississippi, United States
Lois Elizabeth Collins
Birth: May 10, 1924Coushatta, Red River, Louisiana, United States
Death: October 25, 2003Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States

Evans Copeland Spiceland 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
3Max Foster Crow19221925