The Shemwell Family

Nancy Ethel BreezeelAge: 46 years18971943

Nancy Ethel Breezeel
Given names
Nancy Ethel
Married name
Nancy Ethel Hodge
Birth October 27, 1897 29 18
MarriageWardie McKinley HodgeView this family

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 -
Census June 18, 1900 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterRebecca Lorena “Rena” Breezeel
October 24, 1902 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherWillis Breezeel
October 6, 1904 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherWillis Breezeel
June 20, 1906 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherPaul Howard Breezeel
July 22, 1906 (Age 8 years)
Census April 18, 1910 (Age 12 years)
Death of a motherIda May Howard
May 7, 1913 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 18 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 19 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 20 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 -
Census January 14, 1920 (Age 22 years)
Death of a brotherPaul Howard Breezeel
June 17, 1922 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#1Joe Howard Hodge
May 20, 1925 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sonJoe Howard Hodge
July 4, 1927 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Paula Mae Hodge
July 7, 1928 (Age 30 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 -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 44 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 -
Death December 12, 1943 (Age 46 years)
Cemetery: Ford Cemetery
Last change September 8, 201609:39:01

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: calculated 1896
22 months
5 years
younger sister
23 months
younger brother
Willis Breezeel
Birth: October 6, 1904 36 25Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 20, 1906Marshall, Kentucky, United States
21 months
younger brother
Paul Howard Breezeel
Birth: July 22, 1906 38 26Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 17, 1922Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Family with Wardie McKinley Hodge - View this family
Joe Howard Hodge
Birth: May 20, 1925 28 27Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 4, 1927Marshall, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Paula Mae Hodge
Birth: July 7, 1928 31 30Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 1, 2016Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States

Nancy Ethel Breezeel has 35 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Henry Lee Breezeel - Household

Oak Level, Benton, Marshall, Ky

Henry BrazeelheadMJun186831M4KYKYKYFarmer
Ida BrazeelwifeFSep187920M411KYKYKY
Ethel BrazeeldaughterFOct18972SKYKYKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Henry Lee Breezeel - Household

Marshall, Kentucky

Henry L BreezeelheadMW41MKYNCNCFarmerGeneral farm
Ida M BreezeelwifeFW30M43KYKYKY
Nancy E BreezeeldaughterFW12M0KYKYKY
Beckie L BreezeeldaughterFW7S0KYKYKY
Paul H BreezeelsonMW3SKYKYKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Henry Lee Breezeel - Household

North Benton Marshall Ky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Henry BreezeelheadMW51WdKYKYKYFarmer
Ethel BreezeeldaughterFW22SKYKYKY
Rena BreezeeldaughterFW17SKYKYKY
Howard BreezeelsonMW13SKYKYKY