The Shemwell Family

Pauline Hall DuncanAge: 92 years19132005

Pauline Hall Duncan
Given names
Pauline Hall
Birth June 16, 1913 30 21
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 2 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 3 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 4 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 -
Census January 17, 1920 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherBrodie Elby Duncan Jr.
February 16, 1920 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherRandolph Warden Duncan
January 5, 1922 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherMorris E Duncan
October 2, 1926 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 16 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 11, 1930 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin Hall
August 16, 1930 (Age 17 years)
Census April 2, 1940 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 28 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 maternal grandmotherEva Vick Christian
April 3, 1946 (Age 32 years)
Death of a fatherBrodie Elby Duncan
May 3, 1949 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 36 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 32 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 brotherRandolph Warden Duncan
June 1, 1980 (Age 66 years)
Death of a motherGeneva Hall
April 12, 1984 (Age 70 years)
Death of a brotherBrodie Elby Duncan Jr.
August 20, 1992 (Age 79 years)
Death July 31, 2005 (Age 92 years)
Cemetery: Springfield Memorial Gardens
Last change July 29, 201915:37:14

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: December 24, 1910Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Pauline Hall Duncan
Birth: June 16, 1913 30 21Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 31, 2005Goodlettsville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
7 years
younger brother
Brodie Elby Duncan Jr.
Birth: February 16, 1920 36 28Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 20, 1992Pinellas, Florida, United States
23 months
younger brother
Randolph Warden Duncan
Birth: January 5, 1922 38 30Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 1, 1980Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
5 years
younger brother
Morris E Duncan
Birth: October 2, 1926 43 34Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 28, 2014Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States

Pauline Hall Duncan has 15 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Brodie Elby Duncan - Household

Gordonsville, Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Duncan, Brodie LheadMW35MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Duncan, GenevawifeFW28MMSKYKY
Duncan, PaulinedaughterFW6SKYKYKY
Duncan, Willie EmotherFW65WdKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Brodie Elby Duncan - Household

Jones Ave Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee

Duncan, Brodie EheadMW45M27KYKYKYClasserTobacco Factory
Duncan, GenevawifeFW36M18KYKYKY
Duncan, Pauline HdaughterFW16SKYKYKY
Duncan, Brodie EsonMW8SKYKYKY
Duncan, Randolph WsonMW7SKYKYKY
Duncan, Morris EsonMW3STNKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Brodie Elby Duncan - Household

410 Seventh Avenue West Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee

Duncan, Brodie EheadMW56MKYSame HouseClasserTobacco Factory
Duncan, GenevawifeFW49MKYSame House
Duncan, PaulinedaughterFW26SKYSame HouseClerk5 & 10 Store
Duncan, Brodie JrsonMW20SKYSame HouseClasserTobacco Factory
Duncan, RandolphsonMW18SKYSame House
Duncan, MorrissonMW13STNSame House