The Shemwell Family

Capitola Georgia Fields1884

Capitola Georgia Fields
Given names
Capitola Georgia
Birth November 24, 1884 35 35

Death of a motherNancy Elizabeth Gilliam
1891 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 13 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 -
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah A Cooley
about 1905 (Age 20 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherRobert Nelson Pleasant Fields
October 22, 1914 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 31 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 32 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 33 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 fatherAllen Dodd Fields
April 23, 1922 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 44 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 57 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 brotherRobert Arthur Fields
December 15, 1948 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 65 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 sisterMary Neil Fields
December 28, 1958 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sisterRose Althea Fields
November 2, 1962 (Age 77 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 61 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. -

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Marriage: 1868
21 months
elder brother
Robert Arthur Fields
Birth: September 25, 1869 19 20Thayer, Oregon, Missouri, United States
Death: December 15, 1948Cayce, Fulton, Kentucky, United States
7 years
elder sister
Rose Althea Fields
Birth: April 8, 1876 26 27Thayer, Oregon, Missouri, United States
Death: November 2, 1962Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
6 years
elder sister
3 years

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