The Shemwell Family

Elsie Lewis StovallAge: 82 years18921974

Elsie Lewis Stovall
Given names
Elsie Lewis
Birth March 19, 1892
MarriageMary Evelyn “Maymie” NicholsView this family

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 6 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 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 24 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 25 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 37 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 15, 1940 (Age 48 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 49 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 -
Death of a wifeMary Evelyn “Maymie” Nichols
December 21, 1951 (Age 59 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 57 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 53 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 October 13, 1974 (Age 82 years)
Cemetery: Memorial Park Cemetery
Last change April 22, 201910:55:42

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Mary Evelyn “Maymie” Nichols - View this family
Elsie Lewis Stovall
Birth: March 19, 1892Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States
Death: October 13, 1974Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Mary Evelyn “Maymie” Nichols
Birth: November 18, 1899 26 25Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 21, 1951Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States

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Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Elsie Lewis Stovall - Household

758 Atlantic Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee

Stovall, Elsie LheadMW48MTNSame PlaceField DirectorMalaria Cont.
Stovall, Maymie EwifeFW39MTNSame Place