The Shemwell Family

Sherrill DriskillAge: 78 years18991977

Name
Sherrill Driskill
Given names
Sherrill
Surname
Driskill
Birth 1899

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 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 18 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
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 19 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 30 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 42 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 51 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
MarriageMina Marie GoodmanView this family
August 11, 1973 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 47 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 February 25, 1977 (Age 78 years)
Last change September 9, 201917:29:37

by: Donna Osiek
Family with Mina Marie Goodman - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 11, 1973Kentucky, United States
James Clark Crouch + Mina Marie Goodman - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: 1924Kentucky, United States
2 years
step-daughter
Bernadine Crouch
Birth: February 16, 1926 25 21Kentucky, United States
Death: April 1, 2014Ohio, United States
7 years
step-daughter
Doris Irene Crouch
Birth: July 20, 1933 33 29Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 11, 1977Livingston, Kentucky, United States

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