The Shemwell Family

Louise ReidAge: 92 years19021994

Louise Reid
Given names
Birth about 1902 36 33
Birth of a brotherWhitson Templeton Reid
February 12, 1907 (Age 5 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 14 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 15 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 16 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 10, 1920 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 27 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 8, 1930 (Age 28 years)
Census April 20, 1940 (Age 38 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Whitson Reid
August 23, 1943 (Age 41 years)
Cause: Suicide
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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 48 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 motherFanny Ella Templeton
June 3, 1958 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 44 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 brotherWhitson Templeton Reid
December 28, 1992 (Age 90 years)
Death August 18, 1994 (Age 92 years)
Cemetery: Winnsboro City Cemetery
Last change July 29, 201711:48:24

by: Barry Shemwell
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William Whitson Reid
Birth: November 28, 1865 46 37Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 23, 1943Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States
Louise Reid
Birth: about 1902 36 33Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States
Death: August 18, 1994Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States
5 years
younger brother
Whitson Templeton Reid
Birth: February 12, 1907 41 38Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States
Death: December 28, 1992Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States

Louise Reid has 2 first cousins recorded

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William Whitson Reid - Household

Winnsboro, Wood, Texas

Reid, William WheadMW44M19NCNCNCSalesmanHardware Store
Reid, Fanny TwifeFW41M1922TXAlTN
Reid, LouisedaughterFW7STXNCTX
Reid, Whitson TsonMW4STXNCTX

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - William Whitson Reid - Household

Winnsboro, Wood, Texas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Reid, Whit WheadMW54MNCNCNCSalesmanHardware
Reid, Fanny TwifeFW51MTXALTN
Reid, LouisedaughterFW17STXNCTX
Reid, WhitsonsonMW12STXNCTX

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - William Whitson Reid - Household

Winnsboro, Wood, Texas

Reid, William WheadMW64MNCNCNCSalesmanHardware Store
Reid, Fanny EwifeFW61MTXALTN
Reid, LouisedaughterFW27STXNCTXTeacherSchool
Reid, Whitson TsonMW23STXNCTXAccounting DeptOil Co.

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - William Whitson Reid - Household

429 Andrews Winnsboro, Wood, Texas

Reid, William WheadMW75MNCClerkHardware Store
Reid, FannywifeFW71MTX
Reid, LouiseXdaughterFW37STXTeacherPublic School