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Floy Irene HeardAge: 82 years18941977

Floy Irene Heard
Given names
Floy Irene
Married name
Floy Irene Holland
Birth May 31, 1894
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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 -
Religious marriageClyde Estelle HollandView this family
February 17, 1915 (Age 20 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 years)

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 22 years)

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 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 35 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 13, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Death of a husbandClyde Estelle Holland
March 25, 1933 (Age 38 years)
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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 April 1, 1977 (Age 82 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
Last change August 7, 201815:20:38

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Clyde Estelle Holland - View this family
Clyde Estelle Holland
Birth: August 6, 1892 25 18Hickory, Missouri, United States
Death: March 25, 1933Wheatland, Hickory, Missouri, United States
Floy Irene Heard
Birth: May 31, 1894Wheatland, Hickory, Missouri, United States
Death: April 1, 1977Wheatland, Hickory, Missouri, United States
Marriage: February 17, 1915Hermitage, Hickory, Missouri, United States

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