The Shemwell Family

Charles Edward “Bud” Davis Jr.Age: 73 years18751949

Charles Edward “Bud” Davis Jr.
Given names
Charles Edward
Name suffix
Birth August 8, 1875
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Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 2 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 22 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 -
MarriageVesta Jane FrostView this family
May 28, 1903 (Age 27 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 40 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a wifeVesta Jane Frost
October 26, 1918 (Age 43 years)
Burial of a wifeVesta Jane Frost
October 28, 1918 (Age 43 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Rural Hill Cemetery
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 41 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 42 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 54 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 66 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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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 70 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 March 13, 1949 (Age 73 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Roselawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Last change April 22, 202200:34:07

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Vesta Jane Frost - View this family
Charles Edward “Bud” Davis Jr.
Birth: August 8, 1875St. Louis City, Missouri, United States
Death: March 13, 1949Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States
Marriage: May 28, 1903Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States
William G “Bill” Barber + Vesta Jane Frost - View this family
wife’s husband
William G “Bill” Barber
Birth: May 30, 1876West Bloomfield, Oakland, Michigan, United States
Death: January 15, 1923Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Marriage: after 1912
… … + Vesta Jane Frost - View this family
Gladys Jaqualean Davis
Birth: July 14, 1906 20Cleveland, Liberty, Texas, United States
Death: February 23, 1974Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States

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