The Shemwell Family

Robert Miller1907

Robert Miller
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Birth 1907 34 29
Birth of a brotherWilliam Miller
1909 (Age 2 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 3 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 years)

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 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 -
Census January 9, 1920 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMargaret Waller
March 29, 1926 (Age 19 years)
Cause: Pneumonia; influenza
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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 -
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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 fatherRichard Franklin Miller
November 15, 1951 (Age 44 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 -
Death of a motherMary J Alice Burrage
February 24, 1954 (Age 47 years)
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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. -

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by: Barry Shemwell
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Mary J Alice Burrage
Birth: April 11, 1877 28 39Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 24, 1954Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
9 years
3 years
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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Richard F Miller - Household

Gold Hill Twp, Rowan, North Carolina, United States

Miller, Richard FheadMW36M14NCNCNCagentWhitney property
Miller, Mary AwifeFW31M1454NCNCNC
Miller, LeladaughterFW13SNCNCNC
Miller, BessiedaughterFW11SNCNCNC
Miller, RobertsonMW3SNCNCNC
Miller, WilliamsonMW1SNCNCNC
Burrage, Margaretmother in lawFW 70WdNCNCNC