The Shemwell Family

Clyde E Wells1907

Clyde E Wells
Given names
Clyde E
Birth calculated 1907
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 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 10 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 11 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 -
MarriageRoxie Anne ShemwellView this family
January 14, 1928 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Alice Mae Wells
March 2, 1928 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 22 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 23 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 34 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 wifeRoxie Anne Shemwell
June 28, 1948 (Age 41 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 43 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 39 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 daughterAlice Mae Wells
August 15, 1988 (Age 81 years)


Last change December 9, 201712:28:39

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Roxie Anne Shemwell - View this family
Marriage: January 14, 1928Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
2 months
Edgar Kannier + Roxie Anne Shemwell - View this family
wife’s husband
Chester Lee Kannier
Birth: December 26, 1925 22 19Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 7, 1999Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States

No family available

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Clyde E Wells - Household

Jefferson Ave Brooklyn, Kings, NY

Wells, ClydeheadMW23M21OHOHOHAttendantBrooklyn S Hospital
Wells, RoxiewifeFW22M20KYKYKY
Wells, Alice MdaughterFW1-2mSNYOHKY