The Shemwell Family

Marion Oscar HopkinsAge: 76 years18851961

Marion Oscar Hopkins
Given names
Marion Oscar
Birth January 1, 1885
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 13 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Thomas F Hopkins
1907 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Dovie C Hopkins
October 19, 1907 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3Marion Oscar Hopkins Jr
1909 (Age 24 years)
Census May 11, 1910 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Susan M Hopkins
January 12, 1911 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 31 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 32 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 33 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 26, 1920 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Marilyn Frances Hopkins
October 26, 1927 (Age 42 years)
Death of a daughterDovie C Hopkins
January 2, 1928 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 44 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a grandson
#2Floyd Thomas “Bud” Hopkins
January 27, 1930 (Age 45 years)
Census April 8, 1930 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a childLeroy F BordewischeSusan M HopkinsView this family
September 28, 1935 (Age 50 years)
Census April 8, 1940 (Age 55 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 56 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#3Gary R Hopkins
1947 (Age 62 years)
Death of a sonThomas F Hopkins
November 19, 1948 (Age 63 years)
Death of a grandsonGary R Hopkins
1949 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 65 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 61 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 May 23, 1961 (Age 76 years)
Last change November 3, 201902:12:00

by: Donna Osiek
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10 months
Dovie C Hopkins
Birth: October 19, 1907 22 22Kentucky, United States
Death: January 2, 1928Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
2 years
2 years
Susan M Hopkins
Birth: January 12, 1911 26 25Kentucky, United States
Death: January 30, 1973Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Marion Oscar Hopkins - Household

Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States

Hopkins, Marion OheadMW25M4KYNCKYfarmer
Hopkins, FanniewifeFW24M433KYKYKY
Hopkins, Thomas FsonMW3SKYKYKY
Hopkins, Dovie CdaughterFW2SKYKYKY
Hopkins, Marion O, JrsonMW1SKYKYKY