The Shemwell Family

Edgar Free RossAge: 20 years19041925

Edgar Free Ross
Given names
Edgar Free
Birth September 24, 1904 42 31
Birth of a brotherFrank Glen Ross
September 25, 1906 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherReuben Gray Ross
September 18, 1910 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherWoodrow Wilson Ross
August 27, 1912 (Age 7 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Clemons Ross
April 8, 1914 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 11 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a maternal grandmotherZerutus Doretta Morris
June 13, 1917 (Age 12 years)
Death of a sisterMaggie Payton Ross
October 15, 1918 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 12 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 13 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 -
Death April 25, 1925 (Age 20 years)
Burial April 26, 1925 (1 day after death)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Lucas-Rose Cemetery
Last change January 21, 201604:10:22

by: Brian Shemwell
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Marriage: November 17, 1892Stewart, Tennessee, United States
9 months
elder sister
Bertha Clemons Ross
Birth: September 1, 1893 31 20Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 8, 1982Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States
3 years
elder sister
Maggie Payton Ross
Birth: May 21, 1896 34 23Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 15, 1918Stewart, Tennessee, United States
22 months
elder sister
Sallie May Ross
Birth: March 19, 1898 35 24Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1983Tobaccoport, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
22 months
elder sister
Lela Vivian Ross
Birth: January 4, 1900 37 26Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 9, 1933Stewart, Tennessee, United States
21 months
elder brother
Joseph Samuel Ross
Birth: October 15, 1901 39 28Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 24, 1987Wimauma, Hillsborough, Florida, United States
3 years
Edgar Free Ross
Birth: September 24, 1904 42 31Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 25, 1925Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Frank Glen Ross
Birth: September 25, 1906 44 33Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 5, 1992Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
4 years
younger brother
Reuben Gray Ross
Birth: September 18, 1910 48 37Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 6, 1990Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
23 months
younger brother
Woodrow Wilson Ross
Birth: August 27, 1912 50 39Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 29, 2000Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

Edgar Free Ross has 38 first cousins recorded

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Mother's family (38)

Parents Lonel Desmond Hargis + Mary Addie Stagner
1Arthur Hargis18861900
2James Roy Hargis18891971
Parents William Neal Stimpson + Clementine Stagner
3Ida Irene Stimpson18981992
5Samuel Stimpson19031965
7Ruth Fay Stimpson19091993
8Joe Stimpson19111974
9Louie Stimpson19131972
Parents Ira Louis Ellis + Lucy Evelyn Stagner
1Reva E Ellis19071996
3Verna Aline Ellis19161996
5William H Ellis19211963
Parents Samuel Franklin Miles + Genevieve Lee “Jennie” Stagner
1Grady Wilson Miles19061960
3Perry Leslie Miles19081956
6Mary Ethel Miles19151916
7Infant Miles19171917
Parents James Henry Walker + Florence Lillie Stagner
4Marvin E Walker19212009
Parents John Douglas “Johnnie” Shemwell + Gracy Pearl Stagner
Parents Isaac Brandon Stagner + Annie Lee Stimson
1Morris Stagner19182001
2Gordon Stagner19211921