The Shemwell Family

Alma L BrustAge: 84 years18901975

Alma L Brust
Given names
Alma L
Married name
Alma L Gulick
Birth December 8, 1890
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 7 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 -
MarriageOran Randle GulickView this family
April 11, 1908 (Age 17 years)
Name: Oran Gulick Sex: Male Age: 28 Birth Year (Estimated): 1880 Father's Name: Acy Gulick Mother's Name: Julia Troutman Spouse's Name: Alma Brust Spouse's Sex: Female Spouse's Age: 18 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1890 Spouse's Father's Name: Daniel Brust Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Hammond Marriage Date: 11 Apr 1908 Marriage Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States Marriage Place (Original): Decatur Event Type: Marriage
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 25 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 26 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 27 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 38 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a husbandOran Randle Gulick
September 28, 1943 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 50 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 59 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 55 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 November 1975 (Age 84 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Boiling Springs Cemetery
Last change July 22, 202217:50:00

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Oran Randle Gulick - View this family
Oran Randle Gulick
Birth: July 29, 1880 31 28Illini, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 28, 1943Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Alma L Brust
Birth: December 8, 1890Seal, Pike, Ohio, United States
Death: November 1975Illinois, United States
Marriage: April 11, 1908Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

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