The Shemwell Family

Mamie Lee DriskillAge: 103 years19102014

Name
Mamie Lee Driskill
Given names
Mamie Lee
Surname
Driskill
Married name
Mamie Lee Wolff
Birth June 11, 1910 33 26
Birth of a brotherJohn W Driskill
July 24, 1912 (Age 2 years)
Death of a brotherJohn W Driskill
June 15, 1913 (Age 3 years)
Cause: Whooping Cough
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 5 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 6 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 7 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 sisterTrivie Marie Driskill
February 13, 1919 (Age 8 years)
Census January 21, 1920 (Age 9 years)
Note: Trivie M is Lewis and Male? -b
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 19 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 14, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Marriage of a parentThomas Gideon BagbyAmy John HallView this family
between 1937 and 1940 (Age 26 years)

Death of a fatherSylvester Eller Driskill
November 24, 1938 (Age 28 years)
Cause: Apoplexy
Census April 22, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Henry Hall
March 7, 1943 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 31 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 39 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 35 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 motherAmy John Hall
June 6, 1977 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherJames J Driskill
September 24, 1986 (Age 76 years)
Death of a husbandOtis Neal Wolff
December 1, 1991 (Age 81 years)
Death of a sisterTrivie Marie Driskill
August 5, 2012 (Age 102 years)
Death February 13, 2014 (Age 103 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Todd County Meadow Haven Cemetery
Last change May 14, 202011:51:44

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 26, 1905
9 months
elder brother
James J Driskill
Birth: August 23, 1906 29 23Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 24, 1986Christian, Kentucky, United States
4 years
herself
Mamie Lee Driskill
Birth: June 11, 1910 33 26Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 13, 2014Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
younger brother
John W Driskill
Birth: July 24, 1912 35 28Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 15, 1913Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
7 years
younger sister
Trivie Marie Driskill
Birth: February 13, 1919 42 35Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 5, 2012Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Mother’s family with Thomas Gideon Bagby - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: between 1937 and 1940
Family with Otis Neal Wolff - View this family
husband
Otis Neal Wolff
Birth: May 19, 1905 33 27Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 1, 1991Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States
herself
Mamie Lee Driskill
Birth: June 11, 1910 33 26Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 13, 2014Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
daughter
Private
son
Private
daughter
Private

Mamie Lee Driskill has 7 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Census
Trivie M is Lewis and Male? -b
Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Sylvester Eller Driskill - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, KY

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Driskill, EllaheadMW43MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Driskill, AmywifeFW36MKYKYKY
Driskill, JamessonMW13SKYKYKY
Driskill, MamiedaughterFW9SKYKYKY
Driskill, LewissonMW1SKYKYKY

Trivie M is Lewis and Male? -b