The Shemwell Family

Otto Henry ChurchmanAge: 64 years18751940

Otto Henry Churchman
Given names
Otto Henry
Birth May 22, 1875
Historical Event
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 -
MarriageNora Maize TroutmanView this family
about 1900 (Age 24 years)
Note: Marriage year/place based on birth of first child in 1901
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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 -
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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 -
Death February 22, 1940 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Fairlawn Cemetery
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by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Nora Maize Troutman - View this family
Otto Henry Churchman
Birth: May 22, 1875Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: February 22, 1940Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States
Nora Maize Troutman
Birth: April 2, 1882 33 28Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: June 21, 1950Pequot Lakes, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States
Marriage: about 1900Illinois, United States

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