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Henry Payton CalvertAge: 78 years18701949

Name
Henry Payton Calvert
Given names
Henry Payton
Surname
Calvert
Birth July 6, 1870 25 26
MarriageMinnie May VincentView this family
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Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a motherSarah Jane Humphrey
April 11, 1890 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 27 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
Birth of a daughter
#1Clara Pauline Calvert
July 31, 1914 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 45 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 46 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 47 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/
Death of a fatherJoseph L Calvert
April 15, 1919 (Age 48 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 59 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 of a wifeMinnie May Vincent
June 8, 1933 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Ruby Waldon Shemwell
March 13, 1935 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Georgia Fay Shemwell
February 13, 1938 (Age 67 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 71 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
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Patsy L Shemwell
about 1949 (Age 78 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 75 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 January 27, 1949 (Age 78 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Coleman Cemetery #2
Last change December 25, 201511:41:59

by: Barry Shemwell
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Henry Payton Calvert
Birth: July 6, 1870 25 26Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 27, 1949Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
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Henry Payton Calvert
Birth: July 6, 1870 25 26Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 27, 1949Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
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