The Shemwell Family

Lillian Izora “Lillie” ConnellAge: 44 years18821926

Name
Lillian Izora “Lillie” Connell
Given names
Lillian Izora
Surname
Connell
Married name
Lillian Izora Knight
Nickname
Lillie
Birth March 29, 1882 32 31

MarriageClaude KnightView this family
unknown

Birth of a brotherThomas Frederick Connell
July 16, 1884 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterNettie Pansy Connell
July 24, 1886 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 16 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
Census 1900 (Age 17 years)
Address: Dist. 4
Census June 16, 1900 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Erma E Knight
1910 (Age 27 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 28 years)
Address: Arlington Rd.
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 33 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 34 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 35 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 fatherGeorge Franklin Connell
August 14, 1925 (Age 43 years)

Death April 13, 1926 (Age 44 years)

Burial
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 25, 1869Houston, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
6 years
elder sister
Georgia Florence Connell
Birth: about 1876 26 24Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: 1953Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
22 months
elder brother
5 years
herself
2 years
younger brother
Thomas Frederick Connell
Birth: July 16, 1884 35 33Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 31, 1958Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger sister
Nettie Pansy Connell
Birth: July 24, 1886 37 35Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 5, 1955Arlington, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Family with Claude Knight - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage:
daughter

Lillian Izora “Lillie” Connell has 21 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - George Franklin Connell - Household

Houston, Tennessee

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Connell, George FheadWMMay184952M27TNForemanLime Plant
Connell, Nancy AwifeWFMar185248M2786TNILTN
Connell, MertonsonWMOct187722STNTNTN
Connell, LilliandaughterWFMar188218STNTNTN
Connell, Thomas FsonWMJul188415STNTNTN
Connell, NettiedaughterWFJul188712STNTNTN

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Claude Knight - Household

Dist. 4 Houston, Tennessee, USA

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYOIN/AEngLOccupationIndustryEmployEmNWksUEduHomeVetInfirm
Claude KnightHeadM25M4--TNTNTNCooper
Lillian Izera ConnellwifeF28M411TNTNTN
Erma E. KnightdaughterF5mS---TNTNTN

Notes: Enum Dist. 56