The Shemwell Family

Evelyn Meredith MarquessAge: 87 years19242011

Name
Evelyn Meredith Marquess
Given names
Evelyn Meredith
Surname
Marquess
Married name
Evelyn Meredith Foster
Birth January 21, 1924
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 5 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 17 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a daughter
#1Sheila Gay Foster
May 11, 1951 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 25 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 21 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a husbandDelma Durwood Foster
September 24, 2001 (Age 77 years)
Death April 6, 2011 (Age 87 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Dogwood Cemetery
Last change August 23, 201915:48:04

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Delma Durwood Foster - View this family
husband
Delma Durwood Foster
Birth: July 28, 1923 35 29Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 24, 2001Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
herself
Evelyn Meredith Marquess
Birth: January 21, 1924Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 6, 2011Christian, Kentucky, United States
daughter
Private
daughter
Sheila Gay Foster
Birth: May 11, 1951 27 27Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 19, 2013Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

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