The Shemwell Family

John McCoy BreezeelAge: 87 years19001987

John McCoy Breezeel
Given names
John McCoy
Birth 1900 37 30

Birth of a sisterMattie Breezeel
1903 (Age 3 years)

Death of a sisterMattie Breezeel
1903 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a sisterNola Evelyn Breezeel
1904 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a sisterLaura Lillian Breezeel
1906 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherWillie Breezeel
1908 (Age 8 years)

Death of a brotherWillie Breezeel
1909 (Age 9 years)

Census May 6, 1910 (Age 10 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Milas Breezeel
January 31, 1911 (Age 11 years)
Cause: Killed while felling a tree
Death of a motherMartha Jane Hendrickson
April 27, 1911 (Age 11 years)

Death of a sisterDovie May Breezeel
1914 (Age 14 years)

Death of a sisterHenrietta Breezeel
August 24, 1915 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 16 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 17 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 18 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 maternal grandfatherJames Monroe Hendrickson
June 30, 1921 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 29 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a sisterNola Evelyn Breezeel
1932 (Age 32 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherCelia Ann Smith
August 16, 1934 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 41 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 50 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 46 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 1987 (Age 87 years)

Last change August 25, 201616:23:11

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: calculated 1888
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John McCoy Breezeel has 25 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - George Milas Breezeel - Household

Benton & Symsonia Road Marshall, Kentucky

George M BreezeelheadMW47M22KYTNNCFarmerGeneral Farm
Martha J BreezeelwifeFW41M22136KYKYKY
Dovie BreezeeldaughterFW15SKYKYKY
Roscoe BreezeelsonMW12MKYKYKY
John BreezeelsonMW9MKYKYKY
Eva BreezeeldaughterFW5MKYKYKY
Laura BreezeeldaughterFW3MKYKYKY