The Shemwell Family

James Richardson RandolphAge: 64 years19141979

James Richardson Randolph
Given names
James Richardson
Birth September 22, 1914 32 32
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 15 months)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 2 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 3 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 5 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Francis “Fanny” Shemwell
1929 (Age 14 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 15 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 9, 1930 (Age 15 years)
Civil marriageMargurett Olevia BlueView this family
February 24, 1939 (Age 24 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 27 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 -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 35 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 -
Death of a fatherJesse Richardson Randolph
November 3, 1955 (Age 41 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 31 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 March 16, 1979 (Age 64 years)
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James Richardson Randolph
Birth: September 22, 1914 32 32Kentucky, United States
Death: March 16, 1979Brazos, Texas, United States
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James Richardson Randolph
Birth: September 22, 1914 32 32Kentucky, United States
Death: March 16, 1979Brazos, Texas, United States
Marriage: February 24, 1939Brooks, Texas, United States

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Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Jesse R Randolph - Household

Cloverport, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Randolph, Jesse RheadMW37MKYKYKYminister
Randolpj, Buella TwifeFW34MKYKYKYteacher
Randolph, James RsonMW5SKYKYKY
Shutt, Fanniemother in lawFW75WdKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Jesse R Randolph - Household

Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

Randolph, Jessie RheadMW47M31KYKYKYminister
Randolph, Buella wifeFW47M31KYKYKY
Randolph, James RsonMW15SKYKYKY