The Shemwell Family

Evelyn Isabelle FrostAge: 78 years18721951

Name
Evelyn Isabelle Frost
Given names
Evelyn Isabelle
Surname
Frost
Married name
Evelyn Isabelle Meyer
Birth September 22, 1872 20 21
Birth of a brotherArthur Valorus Frost Sr.
May 1875 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Marriage of a parentJoseph Hiram FrostMinnie Eleise RathView this family
about 1890 (Age 17 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 25 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Frost
April 6, 1908 (Age 35 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherDeborah Acord
December 20, 1912 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 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 44 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
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 45 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 motherMary C Smith
October 21, 1921 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 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
Death of a fatherJoseph Hiram Frost
September 6, 1939 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 69 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 77 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 73 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 July 19, 1951 (Age 78 years)
Last change April 13, 202204:10:56

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 21, 1871San Joaquin, California, United States
1 year
herself
Evelyn Isabelle Frost
Birth: September 22, 1872 20 21California, United States
Death: July 19, 1951Alameda, California, United States
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Minnie Eleise Rath - View this family
father
step-mother
Minnie Eleise Rath
Birth: November 12, 1865Sonora, Tuolumne, California, United States
Death: December 14, 1939Seattle, King, Washington, United States
Marriage: about 1890

Evelyn Isabelle Frost has 15 first cousins recorded