The Shemwell Family

Raney Lee WebbAge: 72 years19031976

Name
Raney Lee Webb
Given names
Raney Lee
Surname
Webb
Birth June 21, 1903 25 24
Birth of a sisterVassie P Webb
May 12, 1906 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherClyde Webb
January 27, 1909 (Age 5 years)
Death of a motherOrissa E Davis
July 14, 1909 (Age 6 years)
Marriage of a parentAlfred Monroe WebbNancy E KearleyView this family
May 13, 1910 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 12 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 13 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
Death of a fatherAlfred Monroe Webb
December 8, 1918 (Age 15 years)

Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 14 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/
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Ann Hyder
July 15, 1922 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 26 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 38 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 46 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 brotherClyde Webb
July 19, 1962 (Age 59 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 42 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 March 27, 1976 (Age 72 years)
Last change December 25, 201913:19:11

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Orissa E Davis
Birth: February 10, 1879Grapevine, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 14, 1909Litton, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Marriage:
himself
Raney Lee Webb
Birth: June 21, 1903 25 24Big Lick, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 27, 1976Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister
Vassie P Webb
Birth: May 12, 1906 27 27Big Lick, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 19, 1995Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger brother
Clyde Webb
Birth: January 27, 1909 30 29Tennessee, United States
Death: July 19, 1962Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Father’s family with Nancy E Kearley - View this family
father
step-mother
Nancy E Kearley
Birth: September 12, 1874Tennessee, United States
Death: July 18, 1951Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: May 13, 1910Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

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