The Shemwell Family

Mary Virginia “Gena” FrostAge: 85 years19162001

Mary Virginia “Gena” Frost
Given names
Mary Virginia
Married name
Mary Virginia Peck
Birth March 23, 1916 32 33
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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 9 months)

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 21 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 13 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Jane “Deck” Inmon
December 31, 1929 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Simpson Frost
May 5, 1937 (Age 21 years)
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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 fatherClaud Inman Frost
December 4, 1960 (Age 44 years)
Death of a motherLeota Shepherd
August 4, 1968 (Age 52 years)
Death of a brotherThomas Simpson Frost II
September 20, 1968 (Age 52 years)
Burial of a brotherThomas Simpson Frost II
September 23, 1968 (Age 52 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 of a sisterLucile Frost
February 17, 1995 (Age 78 years)

Death September 18, 2001 (Age 85 years)
Burial September 21, 2001 (3 days after death)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Johnson County Chapel and Memorial Gardens
Last change April 23, 202204:17:09

by: Brian Shemwell
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Marriage: November 15, 1904Spokane, Washington, United States
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
18 months
elder sister
Lucile Frost
Birth: June 17, 1909 26 26Quay, New Mexico, United States
Death: February 17, 1995
23 months
elder brother
Thomas Simpson Frost II
Birth: May 30, 1911 28 28Cassville, Barry, Missouri, United States
Death: September 20, 1968Houston, Harris, Texas, United States
5 years
Mary Virginia “Gena” Frost
Birth: March 23, 1916 32 33Cassville, Barry, Missouri, United States
Death: September 18, 2001Lenexa, Johnson, Kansas, United States

Mary Virginia “Gena” Frost has 1 first cousin recorded

Father's family (1)

Parents Roy David Reynolds + Maud Irene Frost
1Roy Deck Reynolds19021971

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