The Shemwell Family

Almeda E MillerAge: 58 years18561914

Name
Almeda E Miller
Given names
Almeda E
Surname
Miller
Married name
Almeda E Hooks
Birth January 23, 1856
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 months)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 5 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 10 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
MarriageJames C HooksView this family
November 25, 1874 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#1Samuel Andrew Hooks
January 1878 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a son
#2James Elmer Hooks
June 1881 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3William M Hooks
December 5, 1884 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Nancy E Hooks
March 1886 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Margaret J Hooks
July 1890 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Maude A Hooks
August 1895 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 42 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 June 6, 1900 (Age 44 years)
Census April 19, 1910 (Age 54 years)
Death of a daughterMargaret J Hooks
1912 (Age 55 years)
Death September 7, 1914 (Age 58 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Miller Cemetery
Last change July 20, 201608:23:55

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: November 25, 1874Livingston, Kentucky, United States
3 years
son
Samuel Andrew Hooks
Birth: January 1878 27 21Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1930Livingston, Kentucky, United States
4 years
son
James Elmer Hooks
Birth: June 1881 31 25Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 22, 1954Smithland, Livingston, Kentucky, United States
4 years
son
William M Hooks
Birth: December 5, 1884 34 28Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 17, 1914Livingston, Kentucky, United States
16 months
daughter
Nancy E Hooks
Birth: March 1886 35 30Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death:
4 years
daughter
Margaret J Hooks
Birth: July 1890 40 34Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1912Livingston, Kentucky, United States
5 years
daughter

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - James C Hooks - Household

1900 Smithland Livingston Ky

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
James C HooksheadWMMar185050M25TNTNKYFarmer
Almeda E HookswifeWFJan185644M2566KYPNKY
Samuel A HookssonWMJan187822SKYTNKYFarmer
Elmer J HookssonWMJun188119SKYTNKYFarm labored
William M HookssonWMDec188315SKYTNKY
Nancy E HookssonWMMar188614SKYTNKYAt school
Margaret J HooksdaughterWFJul18909S00KYTNKY
Maude A HooksdaughterWFAug18954S00KYTNKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - James C Hooks - Household

Livingston Ky

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
James C HooksheadMW60M35TNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Almeda E HookswifeFW54M3566KYKYKY
Samuel Andrew HookssonMW32SKYTNKYJeweler
William M HookssonMW27SKYTNKYLaborerHome farm
Margaret J HooksdaughterFW19SKYTNKY
Maude A HooksdaughterFW14SKYTNKY