The Shemwell Family

Etta M HodgesAge: 96 years19082004

Etta M Hodges
Given names
Etta M
Married name
Etta M Pugh
Married name
Etta M Rhodes
Birth January 18, 1908 24 22
MarriageFloyd PughView this family

Census May 6, 1910 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherOtis Lee Hodges
calculated 1911 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherHerman Wiley Hodges
May 1, 1915 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a brotherEarnest T Hodges
February 27, 1917 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherGarland Leon “Buck” Hodges
February 19, 1918 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 8 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 9 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 February 10, 1920 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherDoyle Preston Hodges
April 16, 1925 (Age 17 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Wiley Hodges
December 18, 1925 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Margie Pugh
1927 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#2Theo Rhodes
calculated 1929 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 21 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a husbandFloyd Pugh
December 7, 1930 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherMarcellus Clay Williams
January 24, 1931 (Age 23 years)
Death of a daughterMargie Pugh
1936 (Age 27 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherJulia Frances Yelvington
January 18, 1938 (Age 30 years)
Census May 2, 1940 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 33 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 of a maternal grandmotherMary Evelyn “Eva” Hammond
January 15, 1947 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Patsy Joyce Rhodes
August 23, 1948 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 41 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 -
Death of a fatherJohn Lee Hodges
January 25, 1957 (Age 49 years)
Death of a motherMary Bertha “Bertie” Williams
June 17, 1969 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 37 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 of a husbandWinfry Rhodes
July 7, 1985 (Age 77 years)
Death of a brotherOtis Lee Hodges
March 1987 (Age 79 years)
Death of a brotherHerman Wiley Hodges
June 10, 1989 (Age 81 years)
Death of a brotherGarland Leon “Buck” Hodges
September 15, 1993 (Age 85 years)
Death October 20, 2004 (Age 96 years)
Last change February 10, 201713:11:19

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
elder brother
Earnest T Hodges
Birth: January 2, 1906 22 20Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: February 27, 1917Union, Arkansas, United States
2 years
4 years
younger brother
Otis Lee Hodges
Birth: calculated 1911 27 25Smackover, Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: March 1987Smackover, Union, Arkansas, United States
younger brother
Herman Wiley Hodges
Birth: May 1, 1915 32 29Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: June 10, 1989Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States
3 years
younger brother
Garland Leon “Buck” Hodges
Birth: February 19, 1918 34 32Smackover, Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: September 15, 1993Johnson City, Washington, Tennessee, United States
younger brother
Doyle Preston Hodges
Birth: April 16, 1925 42 39Union, Arkansas, United States
Burial: Lone Oak Cemetery, Union, Arkansas, United States
Family with Floyd Pugh - View this family
Floyd Pugh
Birth: calculated 1902Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: December 7, 1930Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, United States
Margie Pugh
Birth: 1927 25 18Smackover, Union, Arkansas, United States
Death: 1936Pelatchie, Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Family with Winfry Rhodes - View this family
Winfry Rhodes
Birth: 1900Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Death: July 7, 1985Pelihatche, Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Theo Rhodes
Birth: calculated 1929 29 20Mississippi, United States
Death: December 27, 2012Morton, Scott, Mississippi, United States
Patsy Joyce Rhodes
Birth: August 23, 1948 48 40Rankin, Mississippi, United States
Death: October 28, 2013Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States

Etta M Hodges has 16 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - John Lee Hodges - Household

Mt Holly And Smackover Road Van Buren, Union, Ark

Hodges, John L Jr.headMW27M5GAGAAKFarmerGeneral farm
Hodges, BertiewifeFW25M522LAMSLA
Hodges, EarnestsonMW4SARGALA
Hodges, EttadaughterFW2MARGALA