The Shemwell Family

Lee Andrew FrostAge: 79 years19161996

Lee Andrew Frost
Given names
Lee Andrew
Birth October 18, 1916 37 24
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 2 months)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Rebecca “Molly” Peach
about 1918 (Age 14 months)
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 14 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 -
Birth of a sisterHazel May Frost
May 12, 1923 (Age 6 years)
Death of a sisterHazel May Frost
September 12, 1924 (Age 7 years)
Burial of a sisterHazel May Frost
September 13, 1924 (Age 7 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Eventide Cemetery
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 12 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a fatherWilliam Matthew “Willie” Frost
June 13, 1935 (Age 18 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 -
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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 -
Death of a motherClara Elizabeth Razor
January 25, 1957 (Age 40 years)
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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. -
Death January 5, 1996 (Age 79 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Westlawn Memorial Park
Last change April 21, 202204:38:35

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1913
3 years
elder sister
Mollie E Frost
Birth: September 19, 1915 35 23Monett, Lawrence, Missouri, United States
Death: September 19, 1915Monett, Lawrence, Missouri, United States
13 months
Lee Andrew Frost
Birth: October 18, 1916 37 24Monett, Lawrence, Missouri, United States
Death: January 5, 1996Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States
7 years
younger sister
Hazel May Frost
Birth: May 12, 1923 43 30Monett, Lawrence, Missouri, United States
Death: September 12, 1924Monett, Barry, Missouri, United States
Father’s family with Jennetta Melissa “Nettie” Johnson - View this family
Marriage: December 9, 1900Grayson, Texas, United States
Mother’s family with Thomas Weaver Phillips - View this family

Lee Andrew Frost has 13 first cousins recorded