The Shemwell Family

Henry Harris “Horace” ChambersAge: 54 years18791933

Name
Henry Harris “Horace” Chambers
Given names
Henry Harris
Surname
Chambers
Nickname
Horace
Birth January 1, 1879 25 23
MarriageMartha Ellen AndrewsView this family
unknown

Birth of a brotherSamuel Ernest Chambers
August 24, 1881 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 19 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmaline McGehee
September 11, 1899 (Age 20 years)
Death of a fatherWillis C Chambers
1899 (Age 20 years)
Death of a motherNancy Adeline Johnson
1899 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 37 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 38 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 39 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 50 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
Death October 13, 1933 (Age 54 years)
Last change April 3, 201915:54:26

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
5 years
himself
Henry Harris “Horace” Chambers
Birth: January 1, 1879 25 23Conway, Arkansas, United States
Death: October 13, 1933England, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States
3 years
younger brother
Family with Martha Ellen Andrews - View this family
himself
Henry Harris “Horace” Chambers
Birth: January 1, 1879 25 23Conway, Arkansas, United States
Death: October 13, 1933England, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States
wife
Martha Ellen Andrews
Birth: December 8, 1892Conway, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 27, 1970Conway, Arkansas, United States
Marriage:

Henry Harris “Horace” Chambers has 6 first cousins recorded