The Shemwell Family

William Waymon NicholsAge: 67 years19251992

William Waymon Nichols
Given names
William Waymon
Birth February 27, 1925 31 28
MarriageSarah Ernestine WilliamsView this family

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 4 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 grandmotherSallie Jane McMillan
January 10, 1945 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 16 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Lana Sharlene Nichols
December 27, 1946 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 24 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 fatherCharles Carlisle Nichols
April 2, 1960 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 20 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 brotherCharles Thomas Nichols
June 15, 1976 (Age 51 years)
Death of a motherNancy Jane Rushing
April 9, 1984 (Age 59 years)
Death April 26, 1992 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Grove Hill Cemetery
Last change July 25, 202014:06:57

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Nichols FamilyCharles Carlisle Nichols
Birth: April 5, 1893 20 18Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 2, 1960Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Nancy RushingNancy Jane Rushing
Birth: May 11, 1896Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 9, 1984Chesterfield, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
Marriage: September 18, 1915Houston, Tennessee, United States
9 months
elder brother
Charles Thomas NicholsCharles Thomas Nichols
Birth: June 21, 1916 23 20Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 15, 1976Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
9 years
William Waymon Nichols
Birth: February 27, 1925 31 28Tennessee, United States
Death: April 26, 1992Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Family with Sarah Ernestine Williams - View this family
William Waymon Nichols
Birth: February 27, 1925 31 28Tennessee, United States
Death: April 26, 1992Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Sarah Ernestine Williams
Birth: November 23, 1924Ellendale, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 25, 1999Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Lana Sharlene Nichols
Birth: December 27, 1946 21 22Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 25, 2014Prince George, Prince George, Virginia, United States

William Waymon Nichols has 2 first cousins recorded

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