The Shemwell Family

Mary Ethel MoormanAge: 84 years18981982

Mary Ethel Moorman
Given names
Mary Ethel
Birth October 3, 1898 41 39
Census June 5, 1900 (Age 20 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin Franklin Shemwell
November 11, 1905 (Age 7 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Catherine Hall
November 14, 1905 (Age 7 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Census May 8, 1910 (Age 11 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 -
Death of a sisterFlora Kathryn Moorman
December 1, 1917 (Age 19 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-
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 -
Death of a sisterLelia Maude Moorman
March 18, 1923 (Age 24 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 -
Death of a motherRebecca Parallel “Becca” Shemwell
December 15, 1942 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 43 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 -
Death of a fatherJohn Wilson Moorman
January 22, 1946 (Age 47 years)
Death of a brotherFrank Wilson Moorman
July 24, 1951 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 51 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union -
Death of a brotherIra Milton Moorman
September 9, 1958 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sisterMyrtle Mae Moorman
February 12, 1975 (Age 76 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 47 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 of a sisterIda Ruth Moorman
December 11, 1976 (Age 78 years)
Death October 13, 1982 (Age 84 years)
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Marriage: April 11, 1878Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
21 months
elder brother
Birth: 1879 21 19
Death: about 1879Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder sister
Birth: 1880 22 20
Death: about 1880Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
16 months
elder brother
Frank Wilson Moorman
Birth: May 9, 1881 23 22Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: July 24, 1951Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
21 months
elder sister
Lelia Maude Moorman
Birth: February 6, 1883 25 23Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: March 18, 1923Vinita, Craig, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder sister
Myrtle Mae Moorman
Birth: March 14, 1885 27 25Benton, Missouri, United States
Death: February 12, 1975Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder sister
Flora Kathryn Moorman
Birth: May 12, 1887 29 28Leesville, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: December 1, 1917Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder brother
Ira Milton Moorman
Birth: July 10, 1889 32 30Leesville, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: September 9, 1958Vinita, Craig, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
Mary Ethel Moorman
Birth: October 3, 1898 41 39Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: October 13, 1982Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States

Mary Ethel Moorman has 37 first cousins recorded

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Mother's family (37)

Parents William McKenley Shemwell + Sarah Permelia Shemwell
2Mattie Shemwell18761880
3Ethel Shemwell18781880
4Infant Shemwell18801900
5Ada Dell Shemwell18831953
Parents Asa W Mallott + Mary Ann Shemwell
Parents Adam Houston Richardson + Almiranda J “Allie” Shemwell
Parents James C Shemwell + Sarah Elizabeth Roley
Parents John Russell Rukes + Elphina Ella Shemwell
2Retta R Rukes18811972
3Bessie Irene Rukes18931962
Parents Hiriam Breckenridge Richardson + Nancy Elizabeth Shemwell
2Ora Lee Richardson18831971
Parents Edward M Richardson + Virginia D “Jennie” Shemwell
2Eva Lee Richardson18851971
5Ethel M Richardson18941975
7Edith G Richardson18991910
Census1900 United States - Census transcript - John Wilson Moorman - Household

Henry, Missouri, United States

Moorman, John WheadWMJun185742M22IAIAINbroom maker
Moorman, Rebecca PwifeWFMay185941M22108MOKYKY
Moorman, Frank sonWMMay188119SMOIAMO
Moorman, MaudedaughterWFFeb188317SMOIAMO
Moorman, MyrtledaughterWFMar188515SMOIAMO
Moorman, FloradaughterWFMay188713SMOIAMO
Moorman, MiltonsonWMJul188910SMOIAMO
Moorman, GracedaughterWFAug18927SMOIAMO
Moorman, RuthdaughterWFJul18954SMOIAMO
Moorman, MarydaughterWFOct18981SMOIAMO

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - John Wilson Moorman - Household

Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States

Moorman, John WheadMW52M33IAOHINfarmer
Moorman, Rebecca PwifeFW51M32108MOKYKY
Moorman, W FranksonMW28SMOIAMO
Moorman, L MaudedaughterFW26SMOIAMO
Moorman, Flora KdaughterFW22SMOIAMO
Moorman, Ira MsonMW20SMOIAMO
Moorman, Ala GracedaughterFW18SMOIAMO
Moorman, Ida RdaughterFW15SMOIAMO
Moorman, Mary daughterFW11SMOIAMO