The Shemwell Family

Nancy L “Nannie” RogersAge: 70 years18621933

Nancy L “Nannie” Rogers
Given names
Nancy L
Married name
Nancy L Trumbo
Birth July 21, 1862 38 29
Death of a maternal grandmotherJane Shemwell
December 4, 1862 (Age 4 months)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War -
Birth of a brotherThomas W Rogers
November 3, 1865 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network -
Census August 2, 1870 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 3, 1880 (Age 17 years)
Death of a fatherThomas Notley Rogers
1881 (Age 18 years)
Death of a sisterBettie V Rogers
May 2, 1883 (Age 20 years)

Religious marriageSilas Dent TrumboView this family
June 12, 1883 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1Thomas Denton Trumbo
March 21, 1884 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Mabel Trumbo
March 1888 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Ethel Trumbo
September 1890 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Lillian Trumbo
February 1893 (Age 30 years)
Death of a brotherThomas W Rogers
December 1, 1896 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 35 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 -
Birth of a son
#5William Elliot Trumbo
October 15, 1898 (Age 36 years)
Census June 11, 1900 (Age 37 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 53 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 54 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 55 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 -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Nancy Elizabeth Noggle
January 1, 1919 (Age 56 years)
Census January 2, 1920 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Paul Jarrott Williams
April 6, 1925 (Age 62 years)
Death of a motherSarah Melvina Christian
December 30, 1926 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Heart disease
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 67 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 67 years)
Death May 13, 1933 (Age 70 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Mt. Moriah Cemetery
Last change July 24, 201911:20:40

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: March 11, 1852Saline, Missouri, United States
4 years
elder sister
Bettie V Rogers
Birth: May 30, 1856 32 23Missouri, United States
Death: May 2, 1883
3 years
elder sister
Ella Jane Rogers
Birth: May 5, 1859 35 26Johnson, Missouri, United States
Death: December 12, 1949Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
3 years
younger brother
Thomas W Rogers
Birth: November 3, 1865 41 32Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: December 1, 1896Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Family with Silas Dent Trumbo - View this family
Marriage: June 12, 1883Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
9 months
Thomas Denton Trumbo
Birth: March 21, 1884 27 21Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: December 11, 1963San Diego, San Diego, California, United States
4 years
Mabel Trumbo
Birth: March 1888 31 25Missouri, United States
Death: December 1971Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
Ethel Trumbo
Birth: September 1890 33 28Missouri, United States
Death: April 1972Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
6 years
William Elliot Trumbo
Birth: October 15, 1898 41 36Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 20, 1962Ohio, United States

Nancy L “Nannie” Rogers has 17 first cousins recorded