The Shemwell Family

Lola Mae BussAge: 51 years18831935

Name
Lola Mae Buss
Given names
Lola Mae
Surname
Buss
Married name
Lola Mae Robertson
Birth November 18, 1883 21

Death of a fatherHenry Buss
August 26, 1885 (Age 21 months)

Death of a maternal grandmotherLucy Elizabeth Mason
October 4, 1886 (Age 2 years)
Cause: Fever of 30 days duration
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 14 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 32 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 33 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 34 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 45 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death June 10, 1935 (Age 51 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: November 7, 1882Marion, Illinois, United States
1 year
herself
Lola Mae Buss
Birth: November 18, 1883 21
Death: June 10, 1935Marion, Illinois, United States
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step-father
mother
Marriage:
half-sister
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husband
Private
herself
Lola Mae Buss
Birth: November 18, 1883 21
Death: June 10, 1935Marion, Illinois, United States

Lola Mae Buss has 12 first cousins recorded