The Shemwell Family

Leonard C BaughnAge: 65 years19061971

Name
Leonard C Baughn
Given names
Leonard C
Surname
Baughn
Birth March 31, 1906
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 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 10 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 11 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 23 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
MarriageLeraun Alene WeaksView this family
August 15, 1931 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#1Donald Kaye Baughn
February 11, 1933 (Age 26 years)
Census April 23, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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 43 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 39 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 August 8, 1971 (Age 65 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Sikeston City Cemetery
Last change April 15, 201813:43:20

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Leraun Alene Weaks - View this family
himself
Leonard C Baughn
Birth: March 31, 1906Kentucky, United States
Death: August 8, 1971Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States
wife
Leraun Alene Weaks
Birth: September 22, 1908 24 22New Madrid, Missouri, United States
Death: March 11, 1990Farmington, Saint Francois, Missouri, United States
Marriage: August 15, 1931Portageville, New Madrid, Missouri, United States
18 months
son
Donald Kaye Baughn
Birth: February 11, 1933 26 24Cooter, Pemiscot, Missouri, United States
Death: December 30, 1984Escambia, Florida, United States

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Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Leonard C Baughn - Household

Canalou, New Madrid, Missouri

NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Baughn, Leonard CheadMW34MKYsame placePrincipalPublic School
Baughn, LearunwifeFW31MMOsame placeGrade TeacherPublic School