The Shemwell Family

John William BakerAge: 76 years18711948

Name
John William Baker
Given names
John William
Surname
Baker
Birth October 20, 1871 50 35
Birth of a sisterAnna Laura Baker
February 9, 1873 (Age 15 months)
Birth of a siblingBaker
November 28, 1875 (Age 4 years)
Death of a siblingBaker
November 28, 1875 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEmily Baker
April 6, 1877 (Age 5 years)
Death of a sisterEmily Baker
October 1, 1877 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherBaker
April 6, 1878 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherBaker
April 8, 1878 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a half-sisterMary Ann Baker
January 27, 1881 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Austin Gillette
February 24, 1885 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Washington Streeter
November 26, 1889 (Age 18 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Baker
July 16, 1898 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 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 45 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 46 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 motherEmily Belinda Streeter
May 26, 1922 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 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
Death of a sisterAnna Laura Baker
January 28, 1935 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a sisterAnna Laura Baker
January 31, 1935 (Age 63 years)
Cemetery: Tobacco Valley Cemetery
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 70 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 74 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death January 20, 1948 (Age 76 years)
Last change April 12, 201821:09:48

by: Brian Shemwell
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mother
Emily Belinda Streeter
Birth: November 5, 1835 27 22Troy, Albany, New York, United States
Death: May 26, 1922Eureka, Lincoln, Montana, United States
Marriage: October 17, 1870Austin, Mower, Minnesota, United States
1 year
himself
John William Baker
Birth: October 20, 1871 50 35Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 20, 1948Eureka, Lincoln, Montana, United States
16 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sibling
Baker
Birth: November 28, 1875 54 40Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 28, 1875Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
16 months
younger sister
Emily Baker
Birth: April 6, 1877 55 41Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 1, 1877Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
1 year
younger brother
Baker
Birth: April 6, 1878 56 42Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: April 8, 1878Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
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step-mother
Marriage: December 7, 1865Mower, Minnesota, United States
15 months
half-sister

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