The Shemwell Family

Sam Jones OliveAge: 54 years18851940

Name
Sam Jones Olive
Given names
Sam Jones
Surname
Olive
Birth November 14, 1885

MarriageNorma Jean ConeyView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 31 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 32 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/
Birth of a daughter
#1Molly Montez Olive
September 27, 1928 (Age 42 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 June 8, 1940 (Age 54 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Sonora Cemetery
Last change August 20, 201923:54:52

by: Jill Brewer
Family with Norma Jean Coney - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
daughter
Molly Montez Olive
Birth: September 27, 1928 42 32Hunt, Texas, United States
Death: January 17, 2011Campbell, Hunt, Texas, United States

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