The Shemwell Family

Frances WilliamsonAge: 91 years19172008

Name
Frances Williamson
Given names
Frances
Surname
Williamson
Married name
Frances Pollard
Birth about 1917
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

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 12 months)

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 12 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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
Birth of a daughter
#1Emily F Pollard
December 1, 1946 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 33 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 29 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 husbandRaymond LeRoy Pollard
March 12, 1989 (Age 72 years)
Death September 15, 2008 (Age 91 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Robertson Cemetery
Last change November 21, 201816:34:04

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Raymond LeRoy Pollard - View this family
husband
Raymond LeRoy Pollard
Birth: December 25, 1914 32 30Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 12, 1989Alamo, Crockett, Tennessee, United States
herself
Frances Williamson
Birth: about 1917Tennessee, United States
Death: September 15, 2008Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States
son
Private
son
Private
daughter
Emily F Pollard
Birth: December 1, 1946 31 29Tennessee, United States
Death: June 6, 2011Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States

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