The Shemwell Family

Missie Germ “Germie” EdwardsAge: 33 years18981932

Name
Missie Germ “Germie” Edwards
Given names
Missie Germ
Surname
Edwards
Married name
Missie Germ "Jermie" Shemwell
Nickname
Germie
Birth December 31, 1898 28
Birth of a half-sisterLela Edwards
1906 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a half-sisterMable Jessup
November 2, 1907 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a half-sisterStella Louise Edwards
October 23, 1908 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a half-brotherSamuel Harlan Edwards
October 10, 1910 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a half-brotherJohnny Wilson Edwards
November 28, 1912 (Age 13 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a half-brotherHubert Rufus Edwards
September 17, 1917 (Age 18 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 18 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 19 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/
Birth of a half-sisterVella Ione Edwards
March 15, 1920 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#1J P Shemwell
March 22, 1922 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2Lilburn “Blackie” Shemwell
December 16, 1923 (Age 24 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Harrison Edwards
July 7, 1926 (Age 27 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Jane Bivin
June 24, 1927 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 30 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 5, 1930 (Age 31 years)
Death June 30, 1932 (Age 33 years)
Cause of death: Cancer
Burial
Cemetery: Wiley's Chapel Cemetery
Last change February 24, 201809:54:17

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
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mother
Marriage: about 1893
5 years
elder sister
Marie Edwards
Birth: August 22, 1897 27
Death: July 26, 1971Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
16 months
herself
Father’s family with Myrtie Cleveland Bolton - View this family
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half-sister
3 years
half-sister
2 years
half-brother
Samuel Harlan Edwards
Birth: October 10, 1910 40 26
Death: May 30, 1984Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
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half-sister
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half-brother
Hubert Rufus Edwards
Birth: September 17, 1917 47 33
Death: June 28, 1985Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
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half-sister
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Mother’s family with Luther Jessup - View this family
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Luther Jessup
Birth: December 20, 1872Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 17, 1960Logan, Kentucky, United States
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Family with Samuel Christian Shemwell - View this family
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son
21 months
son
Lilburn “Blackie” Shemwell
Birth: December 16, 1923 41 24Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 13, 2012Murray, Calloway, Kentucky, United States
daughter
Private
Samuel Christian Shemwell + Bird Clio “Birdie” Hinton - View this family
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husband’s wife
Bird Clio “Birdie” Hinton
Birth: January 27, 1882Deer Lick, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 20, 1920Deer Lick, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: November 28, 1901
17 years
step-son
Howard Shemwell
Birth: October 18, 1918 36 36Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 18, 1918Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
19 months
step-daughter
Geneva Clio Shemwell
Birth: May 19, 1920 38 38Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 13, 1979Wolcott, White, Indiana, United States
Samuel Christian Shemwell + Thompsie Jane Barber - View this family
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husband’s wife
Thompsie Jane Barber
Birth: February 12, 1885Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 24, 1941Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: July 27, 1933
Samuel Christian Shemwell + Private - View this family
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Missie Germ “Germie” Edwards has 46 first cousins recorded

Father's family (46)

Parents Thomas Edwards + Nannie Latham
1Pearl Edwards18981985
2Ila Edwards19011903
3Eurie Edwards19041981
4Flora Edwards19081967
6Private
7Private
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Parents Walter Edwards + Eva Kirkman
3Howell Edwards19041988
4Luycle Edwards19061984
5Cobertt Edwards19081972
6Myrtel Edwards19101986
7Private
8Private
9Private
10Private
11Private
12Private
Parents Charles H Edwards + Jennie Richmond
1Ruth Edwards19051905
2Toy Edwards19061980
Parents Charles H Edwards + Myrtie Slaughter
1Private
2Private
3Private
Parents Hershel Edwards + Sarah Elizabeth Chappell
1Owen Edwards19011962
2Zada Edwards19031928
6Virgil A Edwards19131968
7Nobel Edwards19151917
Parents Robert Latham + Nettie Edwards
1Vera Latham1906
2Ernest Latham19091993
3Iva Latham19091987
4Private
5Private
6Ocus Latham19241985
Parents Barney Coy Edwards + Laura Bell McPherson
1Lawernce Edwards19101919
2Hazel Edwards19121918
3Arnet T Edwards19151916
4Private
5Private
6Private
7Private
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Mother's family (0)