The Shemwell Family

Pearl PeacockAge: 85 years19172003

Pearl Peacock
Given names
Married name
Pearl Harris
Birth May 26, 1917
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

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 7 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 12 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 8, 1940 (Age 22 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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 -
Census April 6, 1950 (Age 32 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 32 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 husbandRobert Glenn “Bob” Harris
December 3, 1960 (Age 43 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 28 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 February 25, 2003 (Age 85 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Town of Denton Cemetery
Last change December 11, 202215:08:45

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Robert Glenn “Bob” Harris - View this family
Robert Glenn “Bob” Harris
Birth: October 10, 1912 33 30Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 3, 1960Emmons, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Pearl Peacock
Birth: May 26, 1917Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 25, 2003Denton, Davidson, North Carolina, United States

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