The Shemwell Family

Nancy E Hooks1886

Name
Nancy E Hooks
Given names
Nancy E
Surname
Hooks
Birth March 1886 35 30
Birth of a sisterMargaret J Hooks
July 1890 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMaude A Hooks
August 1895 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 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 14 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret J Hooks
1912 (Age 25 years)
Death of a motherAlmeda E Miller
September 7, 1914 (Age 28 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam M Hooks
December 17, 1914 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 29 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 30 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 31 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 fatherJames C Hooks
March 21, 1925 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 43 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 brotherSamuel Andrew Hooks
1930 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 55 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
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 63 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a brotherJames Elmer Hooks
November 22, 1954 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 59 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
Deathunknown

Last change July 20, 201609:13:59

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 25, 1874Livingston, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
Samuel Andrew Hooks
Birth: January 1878 27 21Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1930Livingston, Kentucky, United States
4 years
elder brother
James Elmer Hooks
Birth: June 1881 31 25Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 22, 1954Smithland, Livingston, Kentucky, United States
4 years
elder brother
William M Hooks
Birth: December 5, 1884 34 28Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 17, 1914Livingston, Kentucky, United States
16 months
herself
Nancy E Hooks
Birth: March 1886 35 30Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death:
4 years
younger sister
Margaret J Hooks
Birth: July 1890 40 34Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1912Livingston, Kentucky, United States
5 years
younger sister

Nancy E Hooks has 4 first cousins recorded

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