The Shemwell Family

Thomas Earl McGinnisAge: 62 years18981960

Name
Thomas Earl McGinnis
Given names
Thomas Earl
Surname
McGinnis
Birth January 10, 1898 36 39
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 2 months)
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
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Fannie Smith
December 5, 1900 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherHarold E McGinnis
1901 (Age 2 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherStarling A McGinnis
October 29, 1910 (Age 12 years)
Death of a sisterLora E McGinnis
January 26, 1912 (Age 14 years)
Burial of a sisterLora E McGinnis
January 27, 1912 (Age 14 years)
Cemetery: New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery
Death of a motherDelilah Belle “Lila” Neal
August 8, 1912 (Age 14 years)
Cause: Abscess of Liver
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 - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Birth of a son
#1Thomas Earl McGinnis Jr.
April 7, 1924 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Sue Frances McGinnis
January 20, 1927 (Age 29 years)
Death of a fatherJames William McGinnis
May 14, 1927 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3James Tilden “Ted” McGinnis
May 7, 1929 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 31 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
Birth of a daughter
#4Anne Lauren McGinnis
February 8, 1931 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Lila Russell McGinnis
January 27, 1934 (Age 36 years)
Death of a sonThomas Earl McGinnis Jr.
June 28, 1935 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#6Marion Edwin “Bud” McGinnis
June 12, 1937 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Beverly Earle McGinnis
May 26, 1944 (Age 46 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a son
#8David Samuel McGinnis
November 7, 1946 (Age 48 years)
Death of a sisterFannie Eunice McGinnis
July 10, 1947 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sonDavid Samuel McGinnis
September 9, 1947 (Age 49 years)

Death of a sisterNina McGinnis
May 4, 1951 (Age 53 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Birth of a grandson
#1Robert Dale “Bobby” Stratton
August 13, 1955 (Age 57 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death March 16, 1960 (Age 62 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Maple Grove Cemetery
Last change February 24, 201809:54:21

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: October 23, 1883Logan, Kentucky, United States
13 months
elder sister
Lora E McGinnis
Birth: November 1884 23 26
Death: January 26, 1912Logan, Kentucky, United States
4 years
elder sister
Fannie Eunice McGinnis
Birth: April 26, 1888 26 29Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 10, 1947Unicoi, Unicoi, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
Nina McGinnis
Birth: April 16, 1890 28 31Auburn, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 4, 1951Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
22 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
4 years
younger brother
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himself
wife
son
Thomas Earl McGinnis Jr.
Birth: April 7, 1924 26 20Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 28, 1935Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
3 years
daughter
Sue Frances McGinnis
Birth: January 20, 1927 29 23Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 1985Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
2 years
son
James Tilden “Ted” McGinnis
Birth: May 7, 1929 31 25Russellville, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 30, 1994Russellville, Logan, Kentucky, United States
21 months
daughter
Anne Lauren McGinnis
Birth: February 8, 1931 33 27Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 5, 2000Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States
3 years
daughter
Lila Russell McGinnis
Birth: January 27, 1934 36 30Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 9, 2000Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States
3 years
son
Marion Edwin “Bud” McGinnis
Birth: June 12, 1937 39 33Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 14, 1992Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
daughter
Private
daughter
Beverly Earle McGinnis
Birth: May 26, 1944 46 40Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 15, 1994Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
son
David Samuel McGinnis
Birth: November 7, 1946 48 43Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 9, 1947
son
Private

Thomas Earl McGinnis has 4 first cousins recorded