The Shemwell Family

Jennie O KemmerAge: 73 years19021976

Jennie O Kemmer
Given names
Jennie O
Married name
Jennie O Ray
Birth July 10, 1902 34 31

MarriageErnest RayView this family

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 13 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 14 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 15 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 -
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Johnson Parham
June 7, 1919 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Estes Ray
November 26, 1923 (Age 21 years)

Death of a husbandErnest Ray
after 1926 (Age 23 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 27 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a motherEvalesta Parham
July 25, 1944 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 -
Death of a sonEstes Ray
June 23, 1946 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 47 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 maternal grandmotherMary Elizabeth Ford
December 17, 1954 (Age 52 years)
Death of a fatherRobert E Kemmer
December 17, 1954 (Age 52 years)
Death of a brotherCharles Oscar Kemmer
July 23, 1975 (Age 73 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 43 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 15, 1976 (Age 73 years)
Family with parents - View this family
elder brother
Charles Oscar Kemmer
Birth: September 29, 1894 26 23
Death: July 23, 1975Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
8 years
Family with Ernest Ray - View this family
Estes Ray
Birth: November 26, 1923 21
Death: June 23, 1946Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

Jennie O Kemmer has 4 first cousins recorded

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