The Shemwell Family

Millie Bartlett WartmanAge: 71 years18671939

Millie Bartlett Wartman
Given names
Millie Bartlett
Married name
Millie Bartlett Shemwell
Birth July 31, 1867 44
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The Alaska Purchase
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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 months)

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 -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 10 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Religious marriageDr. Joseph Freeland ShemwellView this family
April 20, 1897 (Age 29 years)

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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 30 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 -
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 32 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 42 years)
Travel Record
Passenger List
August 14, 1913 (Age 46 years)

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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 48 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 49 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 50 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 -
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 52 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 62 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Travel Record
Travel Record
October 13, 1935 (Age 68 years)
Death May 26, 1939 (Age 71 years)
Family with parents - View this family
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
3 years
Millie Bartlett Wartman
Birth: July 31, 1867 44Maryland, United States
Death: May 26, 1939Baltimore City, Maryland, United States
Family with Dr. Joseph Freeland Shemwell - View this family
Dr. Joseph Freeland Shemwell
Birth: May 25, 1864 32 21Prince Frederick, Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death: June 25, 1939
Millie Bartlett Wartman
Birth: July 31, 1867 44Maryland, United States
Death: May 26, 1939Baltimore City, Maryland, United States
Marriage: April 20, 1897

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