The Shemwell Family

Sarah Leona Autry Rushin

Sarah Leona AutryAge: 96 years18931989

Sarah Leona Autry
Given names
Sarah Leona
Married name
Sarah Leona Rushin
Birth May 24, 1893
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 4 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 -
MarriageGeorge N RushinView this family
May 6, 1913 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1Frank Luin Rushin Sr.
December 23, 1914 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 22 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a daughter
#2Freda Evelyn Rushin
March 28, 1917 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 23 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 24 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 son
#3Joel Newton Rushin
February 3, 1919 (Age 25 years)
Death of a sonJoel Newton Rushin
April 2, 1919 (Age 25 years)
Census January 22, 1920 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Lillian Alvern Rushin
June 14, 1921 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#5Mary Ella Rushin
August 15, 1928 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#6Robert Wylie Rushin
December 7, 1931 (Age 38 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge N Rushin
January 11, 1934 (Age 40 years)
Census May 2, 1940 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Frank Everett Kirkley Sr.
January 7, 1945 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 48 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
#2Frank Luin Rushin Jr
April 16, 1947 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 56 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#3Walter M Kirkley
September 9, 1956 (Age 63 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 52 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 of a daughterFreda Evelyn Rushin
December 30, 1978 (Age 85 years)
Death of a sonFrank Luin Rushin Sr.
August 8, 1981 (Age 88 years)
Death November 19, 1989 (Age 96 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Cochran Cemetery
Last change April 18, 202216:36:27

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with George N Rushin - View this family
Marriage: May 6, 1913Arkansas, United States
20 months
Frank Luin Rushin Sr.
Birth: December 23, 1914 20 21Prescott, Nevada, Arkansas, United States
Death: August 8, 1981St. Johns, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
2 years
Freda Evelyn RushinFreda Evelyn Rushin
Birth: March 28, 1917 23 23Harviell, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: December 30, 1978Bridgeton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
22 months
Joel Newton Rushin
Birth: February 3, 1919 25 25Harviell, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: April 2, 1919Prescott, Nevada, Arkansas, United States
2 years
Lillian Alvern Rushin
Birth: June 14, 1921 27 28Danville, Yell, Arkansas, United States
Death: December 13, 2006Helena, Phillips, Arkansas, United States
7 years
Mary Ella Rushin
Birth: August 15, 1928 34 35Harviell, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: January 5, 1995Sparks, Washoe, Nevada, United States
3 years
Robert W. RushinRobert Wylie Rushin
Birth: December 7, 1931 37 38Harviell, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: December 8, 2017Clewiston, Hendry, Florida, United States

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