The Shemwell Family

Ovie Winter DavisAge: 52 years18761928

Ovie Winter Davis
Given names
Ovie Winter
Married name
Ovie Winter Gibson
Birth July 23, 1876
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 17 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 21 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 -
MarriageThomas Young Gibson Sr.View this family
May 18, 1904 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#1Richard Thomas Gibson
February 3, 1905 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#2Thomas Young Gibson Jr.
September 2, 1906 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 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 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 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 -
Death October 16, 1928 (Age 52 years)
Burial October 17, 1928 (1 day after death)
Last change April 21, 202200:48:23

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Thomas Young Gibson Sr. - View this family
Thomas Young Gibson Sr.
Birth: February 4, 1869 24 36Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1950Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Ovie Winter Davis
Birth: July 23, 1876Tennessee, United States
Death: October 16, 1928Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: May 18, 1904Wilson, Tennessee, United States
9 months
Richard Thomas Gibson
Birth: February 3, 1905 35 28Old Hickory, Wilson, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 19, 1966Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
19 months
Thomas Young Gibson Jr.
Birth: September 2, 1906 37 30Wilson, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 6, 1986Macon, Bibb, Georgia, United States

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