The Shemwell Family

Ira Milton MoormanAge: 69 years18891958

Name
Ira Milton Moorman
Given names
Ira Milton
Surname
Moorman
Birth July 10, 1889 32 30
Birth of a sisterGrace Allie Moorman
August 10, 1892 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterIda Ruth Moorman
July 20, 1895 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 8 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
Birth of a sisterMary Ethel Moorman
October 3, 1898 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin Franklin Shemwell
November 11, 1905 (Age 16 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Catherine Hall
November 14, 1905 (Age 16 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
MarriageTeresa HenryView this family
July 17, 1915 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 26 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a sisterFlora Kathryn Moorman
December 1, 1917 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 27 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 28 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/
Death of a sisterLelia Maude Moorman
March 18, 1923 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 40 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
Death of a motherRebecca Parallel “Becca” Shemwell
December 15, 1942 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 52 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
Death of a fatherJohn Wilson Moorman
January 22, 1946 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherFrank Wilson Moorman
July 24, 1951 (Age 62 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 60 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 56 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 September 9, 1958 (Age 69 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 11, 1878Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
21 months
elder brother
Moorman
Birth: 1879 21 19
Death: about 1879Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder sister
Moorman
Birth: 1880 22 20
Death: about 1880Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
16 months
elder brother
Frank Wilson Moorman
Birth: May 9, 1881 23 22Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: July 24, 1951Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
21 months
elder sister
Lelia Maude Moorman
Birth: February 6, 1883 25 23Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: March 18, 1923Vinita, Craig, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder sister
Myrtle Mae Moorman
Birth: March 14, 1885 27 25Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: February 12, 1975Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder sister
Flora Kathryn Moorman
Birth: May 12, 1887 29 28Leesville, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: December 1, 1917Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
himself
Ira Milton Moorman
Birth: July 10, 1889 32 30Leesville, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: September 9, 1958
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Ida Ruth Moorman
Birth: July 20, 1895 38 36Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: December 11, 1976Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
younger sister
Mary Ethel Moorman
Birth: October 3, 1898 41 39Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: October 13, 1982Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Family with Teresa Henry - View this family
himself
Ira Milton Moorman
Birth: July 10, 1889 32 30Leesville, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: September 9, 1958
wife
Marriage: July 17, 1915

Ira Milton Moorman has 37 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (37)

Parents William McKenley Shemwell + Sarah Permelia Shemwell
2Mattie Shemwell18761880
3Ethel Shemwell18781880
4Infant Shemwell18801900
5Ada Dell Shemwell18831953
Parents Asa W Mallott + Mary Ann Shemwell
Parents Adam Houston Richardson + Almiranda J “Allie” Shemwell
Parents James C Shemwell + Sarah Elizabeth Roley
Parents John Russell Rukes + Elphina Ella Shemwell
2Retta R Rukes18811972
3Bessie Irene Rukes18931962
Parents Hiriam Breckenridge Richardson + Nancy Elizabeth Shemwell
2Ora Lee Richardson18831971
Parents Edward M Richardson + Virginia D “Jennie” Shemwell
2Eva Lee Richardson18851971
5Ethel M Richardson18941975
7Edith G Richardson18991910