The Shemwell Family

Martha Elizabeth StewartAge: 103 years18921996

Name
Martha Elizabeth Stewart
Given names
Martha Elizabeth
Surname
Stewart
Married name
Martha Elizabeth Oatsvall
Birth December 26, 1892
MarriageMarshall Lee OatsvallView this family
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Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 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 24 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 25 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/
Birth of a son
#1Vernon Oatsvall
November 15, 1919 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 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
Birth of a grandson
#1Robert Lee Oatsvall
August 31, 1939 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 48 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 57 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 53 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 of a husbandMarshall Lee Oatsvall
August 1976 (Age 83 years)
Death of a sonVernon Oatsvall
October 31, 1993 (Age 100 years)
Death March 18, 1996 (Age 103 years)
Last change December 31, 201710:33:31

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Marshall Lee Oatsvall - View this family
husband
Marshall Lee Oatsvall
Birth: November 26, 1890Camden, Benton, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 1976Camden, Benton, Tennessee, United States
herself
Martha Elizabeth Stewart
Birth: December 26, 1892Silver City, Forsyth, Georgia, United States
Death: March 18, 1996Camden, Georgia, United States
Marriage:
son
Vernon Oatsvall
Birth: November 15, 1919 28 26Benton, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 31, 1993Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States

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