The Shemwell Family

Edna Jane BicknellAge: 75 years18741949

Name
Edna Jane Bicknell
Given names
Edna Jane
Surname
Bicknell
Married name
Edna Jane Bagg
Birth February 5, 1874 35 39
Birth of a brotherJohn D Bicknell
1876 (Age 22 months)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 12, 1880 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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
Death of a brotherJohn D Bicknell
1900 (Age 25 years)
Census June 6, 1900 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#1John Bicknell Bagg
March 14, 1904 (Age 30 years)
Note: Mare Island was a naval station
Birth of a daughter
#2Marion Nancy Bagg
June 10, 1909 (Age 35 years)
Census April 18, 1910 (Age 36 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Dustin Bicknell
July 7, 1911 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 41 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 42 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 43 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Census January 2, 1920 (Age 45 years)
Death of a husbandDr Charles Perry Bagg
July 28, 1928 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 55 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 56 years)
Death of a motherNancy Benevolence Christian
November 1, 1931 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Charles Perry Bagg Eastman
May 23, 1934 (Age 60 years)
Census April 2, 1940 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 67 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 71 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death December 8, 1949 (Age 75 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Inglewood Park Cemetery
Last change July 23, 201901:49:02

by: Donna Osiek
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 12, 1872Pettis, Missouri, United States
7 months
elder sister
Mary Bicknell
Birth: December 3, 1872 34 37Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Death: July 17, 1955Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
14 months
herself
Edna Jane Bicknell
Birth: February 5, 1874 35 39Los Angeles, California, United States
Death: December 8, 1949Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
younger brother
John D Bicknell
Birth: 1876 37 41Los Angeles, California, United States
Death: 1900Los Angeles, California, United States
Mother’s family with John T Dobyns - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: December 19, 1854Johnson, Missouri, United States
Family with Dr Charles Perry Bagg - View this family
husband
Dr Charles Perry Bagg
Birth: March 23, 1866Massachusetts, United States
Death: July 28, 1928Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
herself
Edna Jane Bicknell
Birth: February 5, 1874 35 39Los Angeles, California, United States
Death: December 8, 1949Los Angeles, California, United States
son
5 years
daughter
Marion Nancy Bagg
Birth: June 10, 1909 43 35Bremerton, Kitsap, Washington, United States
Death: April 1, 1999Palm Springs, Riverside, California, United States
son
Private

Edna Jane Bicknell has 15 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - John Dustin Bicknell - Household

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Bicknell, John DWM41headMlawyerVTVTVT
Bicknell, NannieWF39wifeMkeeping houseKYNCKY
Bicknell, MaryWF7daughterSCAVTKY
Bicknell, EdnaWF6daughterSCAVTKY

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - John Dustin Bicknell - Household

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Bicknell, John DheadWMJun183762M30VTVTVTlawyer
Bicknell, Nancy BwifeWFMAY184060M3042KYKYKY
Bicknell, EdnadaughterWFFeb187426SCAVTKYmusic teacher

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - John Dustin Bicknell - Household

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Bicknell, John DheadMW71M38VTVTVTattorney at lawretired
Bicknell, NanniewifeFW70M3842KYNCKY
Bagg, Charles Pson in lawMW43M7MANYMAsurgeonUS Navy
Bagg, Edna BdaughterFW35M722CAVTKY
Bagg, John BgrandsonMW6SCAMACA
Bagg, Marion NgranddaughterMW10 monthsSCAMACA

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Charles Perry Bagg - Household

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Bagg, CharlesheadMW53MMAMAMAretired
Bagg, EdnawifeFW45MCAVTMO
Bagg, John BsonMW15SCAMACA
Bagg, Marion NdaughterFW10SWAMACA

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Edna Bicknell - Household

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Bagg, Edna BicknellheadFW66WdCA