The Shemwell Family

Alta Marie FrostAge: 85 years19071993

Alta Marie Frost
Given names
Alta Marie
Married name
Alta Marie Cook
Married name
Alta Marie Crosby
Birth November 12, 1907 21 21
Death of a maternal grandfatherReuben Hoffman Sandy
November 23, 1907 (Age 11 days)
Birth of a sisterLetamae Francis Frost
July 28, 1910 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Isaac Frost
November 14, 1911 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 8 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 9 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 10 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 -
Death of a maternal grandmotherKate Vernon Rhodes
December 9, 1927 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 21 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah Francis Yaryan
August 7, 1932 (Age 24 years)
MarriageClarence Dale CookView this family
October 2, 1937 (Age 29 years)
MarriageMarion Luther “Mick” CrosbyView this family
January 3, 1941 (Age 33 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 34 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 42 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 fatherGeorge English Frost
December 17, 1973 (Age 66 years)
Death of a husbandMarion Luther “Mick” Crosby
January 17, 1974 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 38 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 sisterLetamae Francis Frost
November 15, 1983 (Age 76 years)
Death of a motherMaud Lee Sandy
November 22, 1986 (Age 79 years)
Death August 2, 1993 (Age 85 years)
Last change January 13, 201816:29:07

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
George English Frost
Birth: January 24, 1886 35 30Star, Ada, Idaho, United States
Death: December 17, 1973Star, Ada, Idaho, United States
Maud Lee Sandy
Birth: November 16, 1885 35 26Dade, Missouri, United States
Death: November 22, 1986Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States
Marriage: September 26, 1906Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States
14 months
3 years
younger sister
Letamae Francis Frost
Birth: July 28, 1910 24 24Ada, Idaho, United States
Death: November 15, 1983Emmett, Gem, Idaho, United States
Family with Clarence Dale Cook - View this family
Clarence Dale Cook
Birth: June 24, 1916Dupuyer, Pondera, Montana, United States
Death: April 13, 2005Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Marriage: October 2, 1937Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States
Family with Marion Luther “Mick” Crosby - View this family
Marion Luther “Mick” Crosby
Birth: February 6, 1910Cowley, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States
Death: January 17, 1974Star, Ada, Idaho, United States
Marriage: January 3, 1941

Alta Marie Frost has 4 first cousins recorded