The Shemwell Family

Mildred ChadwickAge: 91 years19112002

Name
Mildred Chadwick
Given names
Mildred
Surname
Chadwick
Married name
Mildred Cullum
Birth January 10, 1911 22 19
Birth of a sisterAlberta Chadwick
February 4, 1912 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Thomas Chadwick Sr.
August 27, 1913 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherEdward Eugene Chadwick
September 5, 1915 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 4 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a sisterImagene Bertha Chadwick
April 3, 1917 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 5 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 6 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/
Census January 13, 1920 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherOtho Shemwell “Joe” Chadwick
February 16, 1927 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 18 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
Census April 11, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Death of a brotherMurray Freeman Chadwick
February 2, 1934 (Age 23 years)
Death of a motherMamie Flora Shemwell
September 6, 1935 (Age 24 years)
Cause: Diabetic coma
Census April 11, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Thomas Shemwell
April 15, 1941 (Age 30 years)
Death of a sisterImagene Bertha Chadwick
October 21, 1941 (Age 30 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Freedona Weaks
December 27, 1942 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 30 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
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Thomas Chadwick
August 19, 1949 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 38 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 fatherMurray Levi Chadwick
July 1968 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 34 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 of a brotherEdward Eugene Chadwick
May 5, 1992 (Age 81 years)
Death of a husbandSidney Cullum
1994 (Age 82 years)

Death of a brotherWilliam Thomas Chadwick Sr.
February 14, 2001 (Age 90 years)
Death April 11, 2002 (Age 91 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Gibson County Memory Gardens
Last change July 29, 201915:36:43

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 20, 1908Houston, Tennessee, United States
11 months
elder brother
Murray Freeman Chadwick
Birth: August 21, 1909 21 18Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 2, 1934Danville, Houston, Tennessee, United States
17 months
herself
Mildred Chadwick
Birth: January 10, 1911 22 19Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 11, 2002Humboldt, Gibson, Tennessee, United States
13 months
younger sister
Alberta Chadwick
Birth: February 4, 1912 24 20Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death:
19 months
younger brother
William Thomas Chadwick Sr.
Birth: August 27, 1913 25 22Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 14, 2001Wyandotte, Wayne, Michigan, United States
2 years
younger brother
Edward Eugene Chadwick
Birth: September 5, 1915 27 24Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 5, 1992Lincoln Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States
19 months
younger sister
Imagene Bertha Chadwick
Birth: April 3, 1917 29 26Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 21, 1941Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
10 years
younger brother
Otho Shemwell “Joe” Chadwick
Birth: February 16, 1927 39 35Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 10, 2002Houston, Tennessee, United States
Father’s family with Effie Pearl Cathey - View this family
father
step-mother
Effie Pearl Cathey
Birth: February 7, 1908Tennessee, United States
Burial: McMillan Cemetery, Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
half-brother
Private
half-brother
Private
Family with Sidney Cullum - View this family
husband
herself
Mildred Chadwick
Birth: January 10, 1911 22 19Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 11, 2002Humboldt, Gibson, Tennessee, United States
son
Private
daughter
Private

Mildred Chadwick has 15 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Murry Levi Chadwick - Household

Houston, TN

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPFBPMBPOccupationIndEmp
Murry ChadwickheadMW35MTNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Mamie ShemwellwifeFW30MTNTNTN
Freeman ChadwicksonMW10STNTNTN
Mildred ChadwickdaughterFW8STNTNTN
W T ChadwicksonMW6STNTNTN
Eugene ChadwicksonMW4-1mSTNTNTN
Imagene ChadwickdaughterFW2-3mSTNTNTN