The Shemwell Family

Bertha Belle AcuffAge: 41 years18801921

Bertha Belle Acuff
Given names
Bertha Belle
Married name
Bertha Belle Mynatt
Birth March 20, 1880 24 31
Census June 2, 1880 (Age 2 months)
Birth of a brotherStokely Orval Acuff
February 27, 1883 (Age 2 years)
Note: 1900 census says May 1884
Birth of a sisterMinnie Ester Acuff
November 2, 1885 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherThomas Judson “Judd” Acuff
January 22, 1888 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherCharles Love “Charlie” Acuff
January 2, 1891 (Age 10 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherClara Vittitoe
May 13, 1898 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 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 -
Census June 25, 1900 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Otie Myrtle Mynatt
November 18, 1901 (Age 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas D Acuff Jr.
July 15, 1902 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Carrie Rosalie Mynatt
April 9, 1903 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Reba Mynatt
about 1906 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#4Paul Mynatt
about 1908 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherRev. James Thomas Acuff
August 2, 1915 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5Fred Mynatt
September 25, 1915 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a husbandHugh Early Mynatt
November 16, 1918 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 36 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 37 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 July 4, 1921 (Age 41 years)
Last change October 8, 201714:37:57

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: November 26, 1876Grainger, Tennessee, United States
15 months
elder brother
2 years
3 years
younger brother
Stokely Orval Acuff
Birth: February 27, 1883 27 34Tennessee, United States
Death: October 12, 1957Union, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Thomas Judson “Judd” Acuff
Birth: January 22, 1888 32 39Grainger, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 15, 1972Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger brother
Family with Hugh Early Mynatt - View this family
17 months
Carrie Rosalie Mynatt
Birth: April 9, 1903 29 23Luttrell, Union, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 10, 1975Carrollton, Carroll, Georgia, United States
4 years
3 years
8 years
Fred Mynatt
Birth: September 25, 1915 42 35Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 2, 2003West Memphis, Crittenden, Arkansas, United States

Bertha Belle Acuff has 17 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Rev. James Thomas Acuff - Household

Grainger, TN

J T AcuffWM24headMFarmerTNTNTN
M F AcuffWF25wifeMKeeping HouseTNTNTN
Joe Clyde AcuffWM2sonSTNTNTN
Bertha AcuffWF2moAprildaughterSTNTNTN

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Rev. James Thomas Acuff - Household

Jefferson, Tennessee

Acuff, ThomasheadWMApr185545M23TNTNTNFarmer
Acuff, FanniewifeWFAug184950M2366TNTNTN
Acuff, BerthadaughterWFMar188020STNTNTN
Acuff, OrvillesonWMFeb188317STNTNTNFarm laborer
Acuff, MinniedaughterWFNov188514STNTNTN
Acuff, JudsonsonWMJan188713STNTNTNFarm laborer
Acuff, CharliesonWMJan18919STNTNTNAt school