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Charlie I. DewittAge: 82 years18741957

Charlie I. Dewitt
Given names
Charlie I.
Birth January 17, 1874 46 38

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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://goo.gl/AZzZyH
MarriageHattie Vie Hester DewittView this family
July 16, 1899 (Age 25 years)

Death of a motherFrancis Jane Dewitt
January 21, 1902 (Age 28 years)

Death of a fatherJohn Edward Dewitt
September 20, 1906 (Age 32 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 41 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 42 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 43 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://goo.gl/nYVCtq
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 55 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 67 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://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Burial of a wifeHattie Vie Hester Dewitt
June 14, 1950 (Age 76 years)
MarriageFronia RauhutView this family
April 1, 1951 (Age 77 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 75 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://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death January 8, 1957 (Age 82 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 22, 1853Kingston, Roane City, Tennessee, USA
20 years
Family with Hattie Vie Hester Dewitt - View this family
Marriage: July 16, 1899
Family with Fronia Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: April 1, 1951

  1. Generation 1
    1. Charlie I. Dewitt, son of John Edward Dewitt and Francis Jane Dewitt, was born on January 17, 1874 and died on January 8, 1957 in Dublin, Erath, Texas at the age of 82. He married 2 times. The first time he married Hattie Vie Hester Dewitt on July 16, 1899. She was buried on June 14, 1950 in Dublin, Erath, Texas. The second time he married Fronia Rauhut on April 1, 1951.