The Shemwell Family

Sarah Virginia KittrellAge: 82 years18701952

Sarah Virginia Kittrell
Given names
Sarah Virginia
Birth May 15, 1870 31 19
Death of a fatherMarion Kittrell
Missouri State Census
1876 (Age 5 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 2, 1880 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentRobert F WarbingtonLouisana Arena “Dixie” TomlinView this family
1883 (Age 12 years)

Birth of a half-brotherRobert Luther “Luke” Warbington
October 28, 1886 (Age 16 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherRebecca Ann Rushin
June 6, 1887 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a half-sisterIda May Warbington
April 3, 1892 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a half-sisterEffie Theresa Warbington
November 23, 1894 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 27 years)
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 -
Death of a motherLouisana Arena “Dixie” Tomlin
December 19, 1913 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 45 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 46 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 47 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 9, 1920 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 59 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 71 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 79 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 75 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 June 3, 1952 (Age 82 years)
Cemetery: Forest Hill Cemetery
Last change April 3, 202014:40:32

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 1869
7 months
Sarah Virginia Kittrell
Birth: May 15, 1870 31 19Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: June 3, 1952Eldorado, Cedar, Missouri, United States
Mother’s family with Robert F Warbington - View this family
Marriage: 1883
4 years
Robert Luther “Luke” Warbington
Birth: October 28, 1886 34 36Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
5 years
Ida May Warbington
Birth: April 3, 1892 40 41Arkansas, Arkansas, United States
Death: August 1987Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years

Sarah Virginia Kittrell has 8 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (0)

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - David Miller Tomlin - Household

Beaver Dam, Butler, Missouri

Tomlin, David MWM25headSFarmerTNNCTN
Tomlin, SarahWF65motherMTNNCSC
Tomlin, SarahWF27elder sisterSKeeping HouseTNNCTN
Kittrell, Louisana AWF27elder sisterWdKeeping HouseTNNCTN
Kittrell, Virginia BWF10nieceSMOMOTN
Brannum, JohnWM25BaorderWdFarmerNCNCTN
Brannum, Callie
Brannum, James
Brannum, Annie

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Virginia B Kittrell - Household

1802 Holly Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Warbington, VirginiaheadFW50SMOMOTN
Warbington, Ida Mayhalf-sisterFW28SARMOTNSeamstressAwning Factory

Sarah Virginia (Kitterell) and 1/2 sister Ida are both listed as a Warbington, Alvin and Effie Hurshey, Sarah Virginia's other1/2 sister & family are in same household or next door.