The Shemwell Family

Myrtle Viola MillerAge: 34 years18811916

Name
Myrtle Viola Miller
Given names
Myrtle Viola
Surname
Miller
Married name
Myrtle Viola Barrow
Birth July 30, 1881 32 20
Birth of a sisterWiniford “Mimmie” Miller
July 1885 (Age 3 years)
Death of a motherSarah E Randall
May 4, 1887 (Age 5 years)
Census March 1, 1895 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 16 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
Census June 9, 1900 (Age 18 years)
MarriageJames Harrison “Harry” BarrowView this family
calculated 1901 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Edith Barrow
May 12, 1901 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#2Elmer Loyd Barrow
April 6, 1903 (Age 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Shemwell
1903 (Age 21 years) Age: 77
Birth of a son
#3Ernest Clyde Barrow
January 24, 1904 (Age 22 years)
Census April 20, 1910 (Age 28 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam H Miller
November 18, 1915 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 34 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death February 25, 1916 (Age 34 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Oakwood Cemetery
Note: Plot: Section 6
Last change March 15, 201713:38:15

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 16, 1876Pettis, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder brother
3 years
herself
4 years
younger sister
Family with James Harrison “Harry” Barrow - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: calculated 1901
4 months
daughter
Edith Barrow
Birth: May 12, 1901 25 19Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
Death:
23 months
son
Elmer Loyd Barrow
Birth: April 6, 1903 27 21Iowa, United States
Death: July 4, 1979Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
10 months
son
Ernest Clyde Barrow
Birth: January 24, 1904 28 22Iowa, United States
Death: July 1963Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States
James Harrison “Harry” Barrow + Nora Ray Proctor - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: between 1917 and 1920
James Harrison “Harry” Barrow + Bessie Louise Ridpath - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: after 1950

Myrtle Viola Miller has 7 first cousins recorded

Census1895 Kansas State - Census transcript - William H Miller - Household

Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas

NameSurnameCWRelationRaceSexAgeCondMarCHBCHLBPFBPMBPUSNatPapersOccupationUnempReadWriteEngDiseaseInfirmPrisoner
W HMillerheadWM45KY
ElizMillermotherWF68KY
WinifordHillauntWF64KY
Joseph NMillersonWM16MO
MyrtleMillerdaughterWF14MO
MinnieMillerdaughterWF10MO
OliverMillerM22MO

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William H Miller - Household

Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Miller, WilliamheadWMOct184851Wd23KYTNKYCarpenter
Miller, Joseph NsonWMJan187921SMOKYMOPlasterer
Miller, MyrtledaughterWFJul188118SMOKYMO
Miller, WiniforddaughterWFJul188514SMOKYMOIn School
Miller, ElizabethmotherWFAug182673Wd55KYNCVA
Hill, WinifordauntWFMay183070Wd00KYNCVA

few houses down from Sylvester Shemwell -b

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - James Harrison Barrow - Household

1021 West Chestnut St. Dennison, Grayson, Texas

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHLCHBBPFBPMBPImmOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
J H BarrowheadMW34M9IAEnglandUSRetail MerchantFurniture
Myrtle BarrowwifeFW28M933MOKYYMO
Edith BarrowdaughterFW8SIAIAMO
Elmer BarrowsonMW7SIAIAMO
Ernest BarrowsonMW5SIAIAMO
W H Millerfather-in-lawMW61WdKYKYKYCarpenterHouse

Burial
Plot: Section 6 Shares a headstone with her father, William H. (W.H.) Miller