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Emma Leona JonesAge: 60 years19061966

Emma Leona Jones
Given names
Emma Leona
Married name
Emma Leona Buck
Birth January 19, 1906
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-
Historical Event
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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Vontilla Marie Buck
January 9, 1928 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 23 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 15, 1930 (Age 24 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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
#1Billy Wedell Wright
May 15, 1950 (Age 44 years)
Death of a grandsonBilly Wedell Wright
May 15, 1950 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
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 June 10, 1966 (Age 60 years)
Cemetery: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park
Last change June 27, 202011:48:43

by: Barry Shemwell
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Emma Leona Jones
Birth: January 19, 1906Elm Grove, Erath, Texas, United States
Death: June 10, 1966Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States
Family with William Lee Buck - View this family
William Lee Buck
Birth: June 3, 1900 35 29Hood, Texas, United States
Death: February 16, 1986Tarrant, Texas, United States
Emma Leona Jones
Birth: January 19, 1906Elm Grove, Erath, Texas, United States
Death: June 10, 1966Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States
Vontilla Marie Buck
Birth: January 9, 1928 27 21Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States
Death: March 3, 2016Southlake, Tarrant, Texas, United States

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Census1930 United States - Census transcript - William Lee Buck - Household

2614b Cyril Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas

Buck, William LheadMW29MTXARTNLaborerStreet Depament
Buck, Emma LwifeFW24MTXARTX
Buck, Vontilla SdaughterFW2-2mSTXTXTX