The Shemwell Family

Wilburn Lanier KingAge: 90 years19222012

Name
Wilburn Lanier King
Given names
Wilburn Lanier
Surname
King
Birth February 21, 1922 28 27
Birth of a sisterLaura Frances King
January 22, 1925 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 7 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
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterEmily Mae King
June 24, 1932 (Age 10 years)
Census April 27, 1940 (Age 18 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherLaura Wendeline Atkin
April 30, 1941 (Age 19 years)
Cause: Cancer
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 19 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 27 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
Death of a fatherMarvin Lanier “Jack” King
March 18, 1963 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherCarrie Mae Mangum
August 23, 1972 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 23 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 brotherSyredith Thomas “S T” King
July 31, 1990 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sisterEmily Mae King
January 5, 1991 (Age 68 years)
Death of a wifeLavinia Joan McFall
December 8, 2000 (Age 78 years)
Death of a sisterSusie Glendale King
September 9, 2005 (Age 83 years)
Death September 2, 2012 (Age 90 years)
Last change July 29, 201915:37:04

by: Barry Shemwell
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mother
elder brother
Syredith Thomas “S T” King
Birth: May 22, 1914 20 19Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: July 31, 1990Anderson, South Carolina, United States
5 years
elder sister
Susie Glendale King
Birth: August 7, 1919 25 25Sandy Springs, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 9, 2005Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States
3 years
himself
Wilburn Lanier King
Birth: February 21, 1922 28 27Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 2, 2012Anderson, South Carolina, United States
3 years
younger sister
Laura Frances King
Birth: January 22, 1925 31 30Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: March 20, 2014Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States
brother
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younger sister
Emily Mae King
Birth: June 24, 1932 38 38Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: January 5, 1991Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States
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himself
Wilburn Lanier King
Birth: February 21, 1922 28 27Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 2, 2012Anderson, South Carolina, United States
wife
Lavinia Joan McFall
Birth: November 12, 1925Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: December 8, 2000Anderson, South Carolina, United States
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