The Shemwell Family

Nichols Family

Woodrow Wilson “Row” NicholsAge: 67 years19161983

Name
Woodrow Wilson “Row” Nichols
Given names
Woodrow Wilson
Surname
Nichols
Nickname
Row
Birth July 1916 43 41
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916

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 6 months)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 18 months)

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 15, 1920 (Age 3 years)
Death of a fatherCharles Wade “Charley” Nichols
August 30, 1924 (Age 8 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Francis Nichols
April 18, 1925 (Age 8 years)
Cause: Shot by City Marshall
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 13 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 21, 1930 (Age 13 years)
Education
Erin High School
1936 (Age 19 years)

Census April 9, 1940 (Age 23 years)
Death of a motherSallie Jane McMillan
January 10, 1945 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 25 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 sisterMary Evelyn “Maymie” Nichols
December 21, 1951 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 33 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 brotherCharles Carlisle Nichols
April 2, 1960 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherMarshall Bryant Nichols
December 4, 1964 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 29 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 of a brotherIra Guy Nichols
March 3, 1980 (Age 63 years)
Death November 24, 1983 (Age 67 years)
Last change August 5, 202014:31:50

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: May 22, 1892Houston, Tennessee, United States
10 months
elder brother
Nichols FamilyCharles Carlisle Nichols
Birth: April 5, 1893 20 18Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 2, 1960Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder brother
Nichols FamilyHenry Edwin Gervis Nichols
Birth: June 12, 1895 22 20Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death:
2 years
elder brother
Nichols FamilyIra Guy Nichols
Birth: October 9, 1897 24 23Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 3, 1980Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
Nichols FamilyMary Evelyn “Maymie” Nichols
Birth: November 18, 1899 26 25Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 21, 1951Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
23 months
elder brother
Nichols FamilyWilliam Francis Nichols
Birth: October 18, 1901 28 27Arlington, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 18, 1925Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
4 years
elder brother
John Edward Nichols
Birth: April 4, 1905 32 30Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 23, 1906Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
11 months
elder sister
Nichols FamilySallie Ida Nichols
Birth: March 20, 1906 33 31Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 15, 1995Houston, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder brother
Nichols FamilyGilbert Vernon Nichols
Birth: July 28, 1908 35 33Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 21, 1988Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
Nichols FamilyMaxie Lee Nichols
Birth: August 28, 1910 37 36Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 17, 2008Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
elder brother
Nichols FamilyMarshall Bryant Nichols
Birth: April 8, 1913 40 38Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 4, 1964Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
3 years
himself
Nichols FamilyWoodrow Wilson “Row” Nichols
Birth: July 1916 43 41Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 24, 1983Livingston, Overton, Tennessee, United States

Woodrow Wilson “Row” Nichols has 5 first cousins recorded