The Shemwell Family

Lila HaglerAge: 71 years19191990

Lila Hagler
Given names
Lila Larue
Married name
Lila McElroy
Birth 1919

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 10 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 3, 1940 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1John Edward McElroy
December 16, 1940 (Age 21 years)
Death of a sonJohn Edward McElroy
December 16, 1940 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 22 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 31 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 husbandJohn Virgil McElroy
January 13, 1966 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a husbandJohn Virgil McElroy
January 17, 1966 (Age 47 years)
Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 27 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 1990 (Age 71 years)

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery
Family with John Virgil McElroy - View this family
John Virgil McElroy
Birth: June 5, 1916 24 21Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 13, 1966Lincoln Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States
John Edward McElroy
Birth: December 16, 1940 24 21Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 16, 1940Houston, Tennessee, United States

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