The Shemwell Family

Tennie Reba WaltersAge: 80 years19061987

Tennie Reba Walters
Given names
Tennie Reba
Married name
Tennie Reba Collie
Birth September 15, 1906
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 10 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 11 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 -
MarriageOllie James “Jamie” CollieView this family
about 1925 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Mildred L Collie
November 13, 1928 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 23 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 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Ruby Nelle Collie
August 21, 1932 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3William Louis Collie
December 26, 1934 (Age 28 years)
Census April 20, 1940 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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 -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Sandra Kay Sledd
August 30, 1949 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Ronnie Dale Sledd
December 29, 1950 (Age 44 years)

Death of a grandsonRonnie Dale Sledd
December 30, 1950 (Age 44 years)

Birth of a grandson
#3Johnny Ray Sledd
April 2, 1952 (Age 45 years)

Death of a grandsonJohnny Ray Sledd
April 2, 1952 (Age 45 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#4Sherry Lynn Sledd
November 28, 1953 (Age 47 years)

Death of a granddaughterSherry Lynn Sledd
November 28, 1953 (Age 47 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 43 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 39 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 of a husbandOllie James “Jamie” Collie
August 9, 1981 (Age 74 years)
Death June 7, 1987 (Age 80 years)
Cemetery: Wallace Cemetery #1
Last change May 4, 201917:54:09

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Ollie James “Jamie” Collie - View this family
Marriage: about 1925
4 years
Mildred L Collie
Birth: November 13, 1928 24 22Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 27, 2016Benton, Kentucky, United States
4 years
2 years
William Louis Collie
Birth: December 26, 1934 30 28Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 13, 2016Marshall, Kentucky, United States

No family available

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Ollie James “Jamie” Collie - Household

Marshall, Kentucky

Collie, Ollie JheadMW26M21KYKYKYFarmerFarm
Collie, Tennie RwifeFW28M18KYKYKY
Collie, Mildred LdaughterFW1SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Ollie James “Jamie” Collie - Household

Benton Symsonia Highway Marshall, Kentucky

Collie, Ollie JheadMW36MKYSame HouseFarmerFarming
Collie, Tennie RebawifeFW33MKYSame House
Collie, Mildred LdaughterFW11MKYSame House
Collie, Ruby NelledaughterFW7MKYSame House
Collie, William LsonMW5MKY
Collie, EllamotherFW71WdKYSame House