The Shemwell Family

Mary Frances YoungAge: 94 years19072002

Name
Mary Frances Young
Given names
Mary Frances
Surname
Young
Married name
Mary Frances Morwood
Birth September 15, 1907 35 25
Census April 20, 1910 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 8 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 9 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 10 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 3, 1920 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherDavid Benjamin Young
October 24, 1923 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Crawford Hicks
May 16, 1928 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 22 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 15, 1930 (Age 22 years)
Census April 8, 1940 (Age 32 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Frances Patton
February 9, 1945 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 34 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 motherVesta Isabel Hicks
March 29, 1951 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 42 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 fatherLemuel Franklin Young
April 3, 1967 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherDavid Crawford Young
June 26, 1970 (Age 62 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 38 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 husbandLeroy Anderson Morwood
May 31, 1994 (Age 86 years)
Death June 3, 2002 (Age 94 years)
Last change January 16, 202119:43:43

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Lemuel Franklin Young
Birth: August 20, 1872 22 16Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: April 3, 1967Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States
mother
Vesta Isabel Hicks
Birth: May 21, 1882 33 19Murphy, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 29, 1951Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States
Marriage: October 21, 1903Monroe, Tennessee, United States
21 months
elder brother
David Crawford Young
Birth: July 15, 1905 32 23Sweetwater, Monroe, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 26, 1970Campti, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States
2 years
herself
Mary Frances Young
Birth: September 15, 1907 35 25Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States
Death: June 3, 2002Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States
Family with Leroy Anderson Morwood - View this family
husband
Leroy Anderson Morwood
Birth: June 8, 1908Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Death: May 31, 1994Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States
herself
Mary Frances Young
Birth: September 15, 1907 35 25Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States
Death: June 3, 2002Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States
son
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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Lemuel Franklin Young - Household

1716 Buckner Street Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Young, Lemuel FheadMW32M16MOTNTNHaul LumberAgent
Young, Vesta HwifeFW28M1622TNTNNC
Young, CrawfordsonMW4STNMOTN
Young, Mary FdaughterFW2SLAMOTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Lemuel Franklin Young - Household

259 Stoner Avenue Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Young, Lemuel FheadMW46MMOTNTNAgent TimberRail Road
Young, Vesta IwifeFW36MTNTNNC
Young, D CrawfordsonMW14STNMOTN
Young, Mary FdaughterFW12SLAMOTN

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Lemuel Franklin Young - Household

259 Stoner Avenue Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Young, L FheadMW57M32MOMOMOLand & Timber AgentEdenboren? Estate
Young, VestawifeFW47M22TNTNNC
Young, Mary FrancisdaughterFW22SLAMOTNTeacherCentenay? College
Hicks, Marymother in lawFW65WdNCVANC

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Leroy Anderson Morwood - Household

2456 Beverly Drive Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Morwood, Leroy AheadMW31MCanadaSame HouseFloor Covering ContractorPrivate Business
Morwood, Mary FXwifeFW32MLASame HouseTeacherCollege