The Shemwell Family

Henrietta Jane “Etta” PringAge: 71 years18691941

Name
Henrietta Jane “Etta” Pring
Given names
Jane
Surname
Pring
Married name
Henrietta "Etta" Jane Shemwell
Nickname
Etta
Birth December 27, 1869 24 26
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Birth of a brotherWilliam John Pring
January 13, 1871 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a brotherElizabeth Lydia Pring
March 28, 1873 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterLucy Ann Pring
December 20, 1876 (Age 6 years)
Address: Rock Island Fall
Birth of a brotherOliver Perry Pring
August 17, 1878 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a brotherEdward Adelbert Pring
December 13, 1880 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherAubrey Jasper Pring
February 27, 1883 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherArthur James Pring
June 1887 (Age 17 years)
MarriageWilliam David ShemwellView this family
1891 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Jane Shemwell
March 1896 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2Clarence Henry Shemwell
December 15, 1897 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 28 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a brotherAubrey Jasper Pring
June 13, 1899 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Dorothy Pruitt “Mable” Shemwell
June 30, 1899 (Age 29 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4John William Shemwell
August 21, 1903 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#5Judson A Shemwell
January 7, 1906 (Age 36 years)

Death of a motherMary Jane Beer
February 6, 1906 (Age 36 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam David Shemwell
April 15, 1915 (Age 45 years)
Burial of a husbandWilliam David Shemwell
April 18, 1915 (Age 45 years)
Address: Plot: Block 00071 000068 - 0000SE
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
Marriage of a childOrville OldhamMary Jane ShemwellView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 16, 1916 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 46 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 grandson
#1Capt. Orville Oldham Jr.
March 26, 1917 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 47 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 48 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/
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Dorothy Louise “Lou” Christensen
March 15, 1919 (Age 49 years)
Census January 8, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Mary Joyce Christensen
November 19, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Glenna R Shemwell
December 3, 1921 (Age 51 years)
Death of a fatherJohn William Pring
November 25, 1922 (Age 52 years)
Note: From: Portrait and Biographical Record of the State of Colorado, 1899
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Betty Jean Christensen
May 24, 1924 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childClarence Henry ShemwellHazel View this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 11, 1924 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherHenry William Pring
May 12, 1926 (Age 56 years)
Marriage of a childJohn William ShemwellVivian W CampbellView this family
November 15, 1926 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Marijane Shemwell
March 2, 1928 (Age 58 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a sisterLucy Ann Pring
1930 (Age 60 years)
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childClarence Henry ShemwellPearl Mary RathkeView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 17, 1934 (Age 64 years)
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 70 years)
Religion
Presbyterian
before 1941 (Age 71 years)

Death May 11, 1941 (Age 71 years)
Burial
Address: Plot: Block 00071 000068 000000 0000EC
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
Last change August 20, 201611:28:19

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 15, 1866London, England
10 months
elder brother
Henry William Pring
Birth: May 20, 1867 21 23London, England
Death: May 12, 1926Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
3 years
herself
13 months
younger brother
William John Pring
Birth: January 13, 1871 25 27Westborne Park, London, England
Death: October 23, 1950Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
2 years
younger brother
Elizabeth Lydia Pring
Birth: March 28, 1873 27 29Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States
Death: June 6, 1958Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
4 years
younger sister
Lucy Ann Pring
Birth: December 20, 1876 31 33Whiteside, Illinois, United States
Death: 1930Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
20 months
younger brother
Oliver Perry Pring
Birth: August 17, 1878 33 35Husted, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: July 24, 1963Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States
2 years
younger brother
Edward Adelbert Pring
Birth: December 13, 1880 35 37Monument, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: November 24, 1944Denver, Colorado, United States
2 years
younger brother
Aubrey Jasper Pring
Birth: February 27, 1883 37 39Husted, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: June 13, 1899Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
4 years
younger brother
Family with William David Shemwell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1891
5 years
daughter
21 months
son
18 months
daughter
4 years
son
John William Shemwell
Birth: August 21, 1903 34 33Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: June 7, 1975San Diego, California, United States
2 years
son

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupation
William ShemwellheadWMMay 186931M6--KYKYKYBroker
Etta ShemwellwifeWFDec 186930M633ENGENGENG
Mary ShemwelldaughterWFMar 18964S---COKYENG
Mable ShemwelldaughterWFJun 189911mS---COKYENG
Clarence H ShemwellsonWMDec 18972S---COKYENG
Gertrude RickmancousinWFFeb 187624S---UNKUNKUNK

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

1910 Colorado Springs El Paso, CO

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYOIN/AEngLOccupationIndustryEmployEmNWksUEduHomeVetInfirm
William D ShemwellheadM40M14--KYKYKYMiningSilver & Gold
Henrietta P ShemwellwifeF41M1455ENGENGENG
Mary J ShemwelldaughterF14S---COKYENG
Clarence H ShemwellsonM12S---COKYENG
Dorothy P ShemwelldaughterF10S---COKYENG
John W. ShemwellsonM7S---COKYENG
Judson A. ShemwellsonM4S---COKYENG

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Jane Pring - Household

Colorado Springs, El Paso, Co

NameRelationTenSexRaceAgeMCYOIN/AYONEduBPFBPMBPNLEng?OccupationIndustryEmploy
Henrietta ShemwellheadFW51MENGENGENG
Clarence H ShemwellsonMW22SCOKYENGTruck DriverDairy
John W ShemwellsonMW16SCOKYENG
Judson A ShemwellsonMW14SCOKYENG

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Jane Pring - Household

Pueblo, Pubelo, Co

NameRelationAssetsSexRaceAgeMCAgMEduBPFBPMBPNLYOIN/AEng?OccupationIndustryEmployVetWar
Henrietta P ShemwellheadF64W27ENGENGENG
Judson A ShemwellsonM24S-COKYENGClerkRailroad
John W ShemwellsonM26M23COKYENGManagerTheatre
Vivian C Shemwelldaughter in lawF24M21IAUSIA
Marijane Shemwellgrand daughterF2S-ILCOIA

Notes: Bradford

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Jane Pring - Household

Pueblo, Pubelo, Co

NameRelationSexRaceAgeBPOccupationIndustry
Henrietta ShemwellheadFW71ENG

Notes: Widowed - Living alone