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Lavaca County and the 1918 Flu Pandemic
The 1918 flu pandemic (January 1918 – December 1920) was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic, the first of two pandemics involving H1N1 influenza virus. It infected 500 million people around the world.
This spreadsheet is a list of all of the known individuals who died in Lavaca County from influenza before, during or shortly after World War One.
The only individuals included are those where influenza (flu) was mentioned as the primary or secondary cause of death on their death certificates. Names and diseases were spelled exactly as they were spelled on the death certificates so some misspelling may occur.
Influenza in Lavaca County- spreadsheet