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Herbert TabbAge: 60 years18951956

Herbert Tabb
Given names
Birth March 7, 1895
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Velma Lenore Tabb
November 1, 1915 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 20 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#2William Caldwell Tabb
May 17, 1918 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 21 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 22 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
#3Violet Elizabeth Tabb
April 5, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Iva Modella Tabb
December 20, 1927 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 34 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 14, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5Roland Chrittenden Tabb
September 22, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Census April 25, 1940 (Age 45 years)
Death of a sonRoland Chrittenden Tabb
December 17, 1944 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 46 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 54 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 50 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 17, 1956 (Age 60 years)
Cemetery: Elizabethtown City Cemetery
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Velma Lenore Tabb
Birth: November 1, 1915 20 16Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 7, 2000Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States
3 years
William Caldwell Tabb
Birth: May 17, 1918 23 19Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 7, 1989West Plains, Meade, Kansas, United States
23 months
3 years
Roland Chrittenden Tabb
Birth: September 22, 1930 35 31Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 17, 1944Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, United States

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