The Shemwell Family

Susan M HopkinsAge: 62 years19111973

Name
Susan M Hopkins
Given names
Susan M
Surname
Hopkins
Married name
Susan M Bordewische
Birth January 12, 1911 26 25
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 4 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 5 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 6 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/
Census January 26, 1920 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterDovie C Hopkins
January 2, 1928 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 18 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
Census April 8, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary J Groves
June 26, 1934 (Age 23 years)

MarriageLeroy F BordewischeView this family
September 28, 1935 (Age 24 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin Franklin Carneal
September 6, 1937 (Age 26 years)

Census April 4, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 30 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
Death of a brotherThomas F Hopkins
November 19, 1948 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 38 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
Death of a husbandLeroy F Bordewische
November 15, 1959 (Age 48 years)
Death of a fatherMarion Oscar Hopkins
May 23, 1961 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 34 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 January 30, 1973 (Age 62 years)
Last change November 3, 201916:23:44

by: Barry Shemwell
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Dovie C Hopkins
Birth: October 19, 1907 22 22Kentucky, United States
Death: January 2, 1928Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
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Susan M Hopkins
Birth: January 12, 1911 26 25Kentucky, United States
Death: January 30, 1973Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
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Family with Leroy F Bordewische - View this family
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Susan M Hopkins
Birth: January 12, 1911 26 25Kentucky, United States
Death: January 30, 1973Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
Marriage: September 28, 1935Indiana, United States

Susan M Hopkins has 3 first cousins recorded

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Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Susan M Hopkins - Household

Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Bordewische, LeroyheadMW48MOHpress room foremanRegister mfg company
Bordewische, SusanwifeFW29MKYhousewife
Hopkins, Susan MheadFW29MKY