The Shemwell Family

Milas Erasmus “Miley” FreemanAge: 76 years18721948

Milas Erasmus “Miley” Freeman
Given names
Milas Erasmus
Birth February 22, 1872 27 25
Birth of a sisterMary S C “Ettie” Freeman
March 10, 1874 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterEdna Glendora Freeman
January 2, 1876 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMinnie Lee Freeman
April 1878 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 4, 1880 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Chesley Freeman
December 20, 1880 (Age 8 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Calvin Freeman
after 1880 (Age 7 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherEmily Ross
after 1880 (Age 7 years)

Death of a brotherJohn Chesley Freeman
September 9, 1881 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherJasper Newton Freeman
July 10, 1882 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Elmer Freeman
February 10, 1885 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterGrace Alice Freeman
September 25, 1890 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a brotherFreddie Freeman
October 1894 (Age 22 years)
Death of a brotherFreddie Freeman
October 21, 1894 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1Enoch Emmit Freeman
September 3, 1897 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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 daughter
#2Zola Ellen Freeman
August 23, 1899 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sisterAmanda Freeman
before 1900 (Age 27 years)

Census June 18, 1900 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3Clarence Edward “Tice” Freeman
February 21, 1902 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4William Freeman
about 1905 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Eunice Freeman
about 1909 (Age 36 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Cecile Freeman
May 7, 1913 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 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 44 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 45 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 21, 1920 (Age 47 years)
Death of a motherAmanda J “Mandy” Shemwell
February 8, 1922 (Age 49 years)
Cause: Influenza & bronco infection
Birth of a grandson
#1Harold Eugene Baker
October 30, 1922 (Age 50 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Wesley Freeman
May 9, 1923 (Age 51 years)
Death of a brotherJames William Freeman
February 8, 1929 (Age 56 years)
Cause: Angina Pectosis
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 18, 1930 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Glenn Franklin Baker
January 29, 1933 (Age 60 years)
Death of a wifeMary Elizabeth Jane Moore
January 21, 1934 (Age 61 years)
Death of a sisterMinnie Lee Freeman
September 6, 1936 (Age 64 years)
Census April 29, 1940 (Age 68 years)
Marriage of a childCharley Jacob StollCecile FreemanView this family
after 1940 (Age 67 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 69 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 73 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. -
Death September 18, 1948 (Age 76 years)
Burial September 20, 1948 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Roller Cemetery
Last change October 1, 201809:01:22

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 16, 1866Marshall, Kentucky, United States
1 year
elder brother
15 months
elder sister
3 years
2 years
younger sister
22 months
younger sister
Edna Glendora Freeman
Birth: January 2, 1876 31 29Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 25, 1959Christian, Kentucky, United States
2 years
younger sister
younger brother
John Chesley Freeman
Birth: December 20, 1880 36 34Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 9, 1881Marshall, Kentucky, United States
19 months
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Joseph Elmer Freeman
Birth: February 10, 1885 40 38Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: November 26, 1964Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States
6 years
younger sister
Grace Alice Freeman
Birth: September 25, 1890 46 44Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: February 11, 1981Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States
4 years
younger brother
Freddie Freeman
Birth: October 1894 50 48Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: October 21, 1894Christian, Missouri, United States
Family with Mary Elizabeth Jane Moore - View this family
Enoch Emmit Freeman
Birth: September 3, 1897 25 19Rogersville, Webster, Missouri, United States
Death: June 26, 1956Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States
2 years
Zola Ellen Freeman
Birth: August 23, 1899 27 21Webster, Missouri, United States
Death: November 12, 1975Conway, Laclede, Missouri, United States
3 years
Clarence Edward “Tice” Freeman
Birth: February 21, 1902 29 24Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: March 16, 1983Missouri, United States
4 years
5 years
Cecile Freeman
Birth: May 7, 1913 41 35Webster, Missouri, United States
Death: December 13, 1995Rogersville, Webster, Missouri, United States

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Census1880 United States - Census transcript - John Wesley Freeman - Household

Strington, Marshall, Kentucky

Freeman, John WWM36headMFarmerTNTNTN
Freeman, AmandaWF34wifeMKeeping HouseKYNCNC
Freeman, James WWM12sonSWorks on FarmKYTNKY
Freeman, Sarah AWF11daughterSKYTNKY
Freeman, Milas EWM8sonSKYTNKY
Freeman, Mary EttieWF6daughterSKYTNKY
Freeman, Edna QWF4daughterSKYTNKY
Freeman, Minnie LeeWF2daughterSKYTNKY

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Milas Erasmus “Miley” Freeman - Household

Benton, Christian, Missouri

Freeman, Miley EheadWMFeb187227M3KYTNKYFarmer
Freeman, ElizawifeWFSep187723M322MOVAVA
Freeman, Enoch EsonWMSep18972SMOKYMO
Freeman, ZoladaughterWFAug18999mSMOKYMO

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Milas Erasmus “Miley” Freeman - Household

West Benton, Webster, Missouri

Freeman, Milas EheadMW38M113KYKYKYEngineerFlower Mill
Freeman, ElizawifeFW32M11354MOVAVA
Freeman, EnochsonMW12SMOKYMO
Freeman, ZoladaughterFW10SMOKYMO
Freeman, ClarencesonMW8SMOKYMO
Freeman, WilliamsonMW5SMOKYMO

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Milas Erasmus “Miley” Freeman - Household

West Benton, Webster, Missouri

Freeman, M EheadMW68WdKYSame place
Freeman, CeciledaughterFW26SMOSame place