The Shemwell Family

Henry Harrison SmithAge: 74 years18891964

Henry Harrison Smith
Given names
Henry Harrison
Birth July 31, 1889
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 8 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 -
MarriageOra Lucinda GreeneView this family
February 12, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1Clenard Greenville Smith
February 8, 1911 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2June Faye Smith
March 14, 1913 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Frances Belle Smith
November 5, 1915 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 26 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#4Harley Jefferson Smith
July 28, 1917 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 27 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 28 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#5Viola Louise Smith
January 18, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 40 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 52 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 60 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 wifeOra Lucinda Greene
January 4, 1964 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 56 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 January 18, 1964 (Age 74 years)
Last change April 25, 201916:17:04

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Ora Lucinda Greene - View this family
Marriage: February 12, 1910Watauga, North Carolina, United States
1 year
Clenard Greenville Smith
Birth: February 8, 1911 21 16Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 6, 1994Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
June Faye Smith
Birth: March 14, 1913 23 18Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 6, 1996Rowan, North Carolina, United States
3 years
Frances Belle Smith
Birth: November 5, 1915 26 21Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 28, 2003Iredell, North Carolina, United States
21 months
Harley Jefferson Smith
Birth: July 28, 1917 27 23Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 15, 1992Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
9 years
Viola Louise Smith
Birth: January 18, 1926 36 31Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 15, 2013

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