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George Washington AllgoodAge: 53 years18861940

Name
George Washington Allgood
Given names
George Washington
Surname
Allgood
Birth June 22, 1886
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 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
MarriageEssie Elise GreeneView this family
September 5, 1915 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 29 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a wifeEssie Elise Greene
April 28, 1918 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 30 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 31 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/
MarriageMettie Revon GreeneView this family
March 8, 1919 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Edith Viola Allgood
March 9, 1920 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 43 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 February 7, 1940 (Age 53 years)
Last change November 28, 202017:50:51

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Mettie Revon Greene - View this family
himself
George Washington Allgood
Birth: June 22, 1886Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States
Death: February 7, 1940Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States
wife
Marriage: March 8, 1919Watauga, North Carolina, United States
1 year
daughter
Edith Viola Allgood
Birth: March 9, 1920 33 16Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 21, 2009Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Family with Essie Elise Greene - View this family
himself
George Washington Allgood
Birth: June 22, 1886Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States
Death: February 7, 1940Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States
wife
Essie Elise Greene
Birth: March 1, 1900 30 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 28, 1918Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: September 5, 1915Warren, North Carolina, United States
Judson P Goulds + Mettie Revon Greene - View this family
wife’s husband
Judson P Goulds
Birth: July 21, 1904 21 25Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 27, 1990Watauga, North Carolina, United States
wife
Marriage: about 1944Gaffney, Cherokee, South Carolina, United States

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