The Shemwell Family

Martin Enoch WallaceAge: 78 years18941973

Martin Enoch Wallace
Given names
Martin Enoch
Birth October 16, 1894
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 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 -
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a daughter
#1Ethel Katherine Wallace
June 5, 1917 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 22 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 23 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 -
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Billie Alene Wallace
July 16, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 34 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 12, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Marriage of a childRobert Lee McCarleyEthel Katherine WallaceView this family
July 11, 1936 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childRay McCrawBillie Alene WallaceView this family
January 1, 1939 (Age 44 years)
Census April 19, 1940 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Ronnie Lee McCarley
October 8, 1941 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Janice Ray McCraw
December 14, 1942 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 47 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 55 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 51 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 September 4, 1973 (Age 78 years)
Cemetery: Maguire-Fairview Cemetery
Last change March 20, 201809:02:38

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Ethel M Richardson - View this family
Ethel Katherine Wallace
Birth: June 5, 1917 22 22Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Death: June 21, 2003Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
Billie Alene Wallace
Birth: July 16, 1920 25 25Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Death: March 24, 1983Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States

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Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Martin Enoch Wallace - Household

Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Wallace, MartinheadMW25MOKALTXFarmerGeneral farm
Wallace, EthelwifeFW25MMOMOMO
Wallace, Ethel KdaughterFW2SOKOKMO