The Shemwell Family

Clifton ReedAge: 64 years18851949

Clifton Reed
Given names
Birth September 30, 1885 33 34
Birth of a sisterPearl Reed
October 16, 1888 (Age 3 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherMiles G Reed
May 15, 1890 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterAlmira Reed
September 26, 1890 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Hazel Reed
October 14, 1908 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Hester Reed
March 15, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Death of a motherMary Jane Lyles
April 1, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#3Clint Elmo Reed
September 4, 1918 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 31 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 32 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 -
Death of a fatherJames Winfred Reed
May 23, 1919 (Age 33 years)
Census January 16, 1920 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 44 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a wifeNina Mae Cole
January 3, 1944 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 56 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
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 60 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 December 10, 1949 (Age 64 years)
Last change September 17, 201717:24:52

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: March 16, 1879Marshall, Kentucky, United States
23 months
elder brother
Clarence L Reed
Birth: February 8, 1881 28 30Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 8, 1881Marshall, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
Luther Reed
Birth: about 1883 30 31Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 1, 1958Marshall, Kentucky, United States
2 years
elder sister
21 months
Clifton Reed
Birth: September 30, 1885 33 34Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 10, 1949Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
Almira Reed
Birth: September 26, 1890 38 39Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 15, 1973Symsonia, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Family with Nina Mae Cole - View this family
Clifton Reed
Birth: September 30, 1885 33 34Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 10, 1949Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Nina Mae Cole
Birth: August 16, 1886Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 3, 1944Graves, Kentucky, United States
Hazel Reed
Birth: October 14, 1908 23 22Kentucky, United States
Death: December 8, 1999Benton, Kentucky, United States
17 months
Hester Reed
Birth: March 15, 1910 24 23Kentucky, United States
Death: May 25, 1994Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Clint Elmo Reed
Birth: September 4, 1918 32 32Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 22, 2013Kentucky, United States

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Clifton Reed - Household

Marshall, Kentucky

Reed, CliftonheadMW24M13KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Reed, Nina MwifeFW23M1322KYKYKY
Reed, HazeldaughterFW1-6mSKYKYKY
Reed, Baby unnamed(Hester)daughterFW1mSKYKYKY