The Shemwell Family

Myrtle Viola MillerAge: 34 years18811916

Myrtle Viola Miller
Given names
Myrtle Viola
Married name
Myrtle Viola Barrow
Birth July 30, 1881 32 20
Birth of a sisterWinifred “Mimmie” Miller
July 1885 (Age 3 years)
Death of a motherSarah E Randall
May 4, 1887 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilkerson C Miller
1889 (Age 7 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 -
Civil marriageJames Harrison “Harry” BarrowView this family
June 1900 (Age 18 years)
Census June 9, 1900 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Edith L Barrow
May 12, 1901 (Age 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Shemwell
February 1, 1903 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2Elmer Loyd Barrow
April 6, 1903 (Age 21 years)
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 -
Death February 25, 1916 (Age 34 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Oakwood Cemetery
Note: Plot: Section 6
Last change March 15, 201713:38:15

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 16, 1876Pettis, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder brother
3 years
4 years
younger sister
Family with James Harrison “Harry” Barrow - View this family
Marriage: June 1900Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
11 months
Edith L Barrow
Birth: May 12, 1901 25 19Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
Death: September 26, 1994Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States
23 months
Elmer Loyd Barrow
Birth: April 6, 1903 27 21Iowa, United States
Death: July 4, 1979Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
10 months
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’s wife
Marriage: between 1917 and 1920
James Harrison “Harry” Barrow + Bessie Louise Ridpath - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: after 1950

Myrtle Viola Miller has 14 first cousins recorded