The Shemwell Family

George Lee Sloan Jr.Age: 81 years19101991

Name
George Lee Sloan Jr.
Given names
George Lee
Surname
Sloan
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth July 22, 1910 43 44
MarriageLois J JonesView this family
unknown

MarriageZelma Louise LeslieView this family
unknown

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/
Census January 13, 1920 (Age 9 years)
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
Census April 3, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Lee Sloan Sr.
February 1, 1943 (Age 32 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
Death of a motherLaura A Billingsley
March 19, 1961 (Age 50 years)
Death of a brotherGuy George Sloan
June 17, 1966 (Age 55 years)
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 of a brotherAlvin Owie Sloan
August 7, 1976 (Age 66 years)
Death of a wifeZelma Louise Leslie
February 26, 1977 (Age 66 years)
Death of a wifeLois J Jones
June 21, 1985 (Age 74 years)
Death August 27, 1991 (Age 81 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Central
Last change February 7, 201915:55:45

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
George Lee Sloan Sr.
Birth: November 9, 1866Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: February 1, 1943Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
mother
Laura A Billingsley
Birth: April 7, 1866 46 35Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: March 19, 1961Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
Marriage: calculated 1887
7 years
elder brother
Guy George Sloan
Birth: July 27, 1893 26 27Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: June 17, 1966Rockmart, Polk, Georgia, United States
3 years
elder brother
Alvin Owie Sloan
Birth: August 11, 1896 29 30Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: August 7, 1976Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
14 years
himself
George Lee Sloan Jr.
Birth: July 22, 1910 43 44Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: August 27, 1991Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States
Family with Lois J Jones - View this family
himself
George Lee Sloan Jr.
Birth: July 22, 1910 43 44Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: August 27, 1991Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States
wife
Lois J Jones
Birth: June 16, 1898Georgia, United States
Death: June 21, 1985Sumter, Georgia, United States
Marriage:
Family with Zelma Louise Leslie - View this family
himself
George Lee Sloan Jr.
Birth: July 22, 1910 43 44Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: August 27, 1991Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States
wife
Zelma Louise Leslie
Birth: September 6, 1910Rockmart, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: February 26, 1977Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States
Marriage:

George Lee Sloan Jr. has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - George Lee Sloan Sr. - Household

Jones Street? Cedartown, Polk, Georgia

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Sloan, GeorgeheadMW55MALSCALProprietorBakery?
Sloan, LaurawifeFW54MALSCSC
Sloan, Alvin OsonMW23SALALAL
Sloan, L JuniorsonMW9SGAALAL

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - George Lee Sloan Sr. - Household

327 Jones Street Cedartown, Polk, Georgia

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Sloan, George LheadMW65M23ALSCSCRetail GroceriesGroceries
Sloan, LaurawifeFW62M17ALSCSC
Sloan, George L Jr.sonMW19SGAALALSalesmanGroceries
Billingsley, Murl nephewMW31SALALALTruck driverGroceries