The Shemwell Family

Marion Joel TinsleyAge: 55 years19101965

Name
Marion Joel Tinsley
Given names
Marion Joel
Surname
Tinsley
Birth February 10, 1910
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 5 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 6 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 7 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 19 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
MarriageNina Jewell “Mary” VaughnView this family
April 15, 1934 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Audrey Elizabeth Tinsley
October 29, 1935 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 31 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 39 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 35 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death March 31, 1965 (Age 55 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Sunset Hill Memorial Estates Cemetery
Family with Nina Jewell “Mary” Vaughn - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 15, 1934Hammond, Lake, Indiana, United States
18 months
daughter
Audrey Elizabeth Tinsley
Birth: October 29, 1935 25 18East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, United States
Death: January 18, 2003Maryville, Madison, Illinois, United States
James Moore Black Sr. + Nina Jewell “Mary” Vaughn - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: December 1, 1948Hammond, Lake, Indiana, United States

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