The Shemwell Family

George Eldridge JarvisAge: 76 years18891965

Name
George Eldridge Jarvis
Given names
George Eldridge
Surname
Jarvis
Birth December 31, 1889
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 8 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
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Nellie Jarvis
December 25, 1914 (Age 24 years)
Death of a daughterNellie Jarvis
January 4, 1915 (Age 25 years)
Cause: Internal injuries during labor
Birth of a son
#2Victor Jarvis
March 25, 1916 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 26 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 son
#3Jewel Jarvis
April 15, 1918 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 27 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 28 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/
Census January 20, 1920 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4Graydon Jarvis
May 25, 1920 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Doris Jarvis
May 25, 1922 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Evelyn Jarvis
March 22, 1924 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Charlotte Jarvis
January 21, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#8George Eldridge Jarvis Jr.
October 2, 1927 (Age 37 years)
Death of a sonGeorge Eldridge Jarvis Jr.
April 6, 1929 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#9Blake Jarvis
August 3, 1929 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 39 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 8, 1930 (Age 40 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Michael Dennis Jarvis
October 5, 1944 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 51 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 60 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
Birth of a grandson
#2Joe Boyce Heath
September 1, 1955 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Robert Lynn Frizzell
March 4, 1963 (Age 73 years)
Death of a grandsonRobert Lynn Frizzell
June 25, 1963 (Age 73 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 56 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 December 31, 1965 (Age 76 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Woodlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Last change October 30, 201716:03:46

by: Barry Shemwell
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himself
wife
daughter
Nellie Jarvis
Birth: December 25, 1914 24 26Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 4, 1915Marshall, Kentucky, United States
15 months
son
Victor Jarvis
Birth: March 25, 1916 26 27Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 13, 2004Graves, Kentucky, United States
2 years
son
Jewel Jarvis
Birth: April 15, 1918 28 29Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 8, 1982Symsonia, Graves, Kentucky, United States
2 years
son
Graydon Jarvis
Birth: May 25, 1920 30 31Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 20, 2005Graves, Kentucky, United States
2 years
daughter
Doris Jarvis
Birth: May 25, 1922 32 33Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 2, 1994Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
22 months
daughter
Evelyn Jarvis
Birth: March 22, 1924 34 35Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 30, 2016Kentucky, United States
22 months
daughter
Charlotte Jarvis
Birth: January 21, 1926 36 37Symsonia, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 19, 2003Kuttawa, Lyon, Kentucky, United States
20 months
son
George Eldridge Jarvis Jr.
Birth: October 2, 1927 37 38Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 6, 1929McCracken, Kentucky, United States
22 months
son
Blake Jarvis
Birth: August 3, 1929 39 40Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 18, 2003McCracken, Kentucky, United States
daughter
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Census1920 United States - Census transcript - George Eldridge Jarvis - Household

Symsonia, Graves, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Jarvis, George EheadMW30MKYNCNCFarmerGeneral farm
Jarvis, PearlwifeFW31MKYKYKY
Jarvis, VictorsonMW3-9mMKYKYKY
Jarvis, JewelsonMW1-8mMKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - George Eldridge Jarvis - Household

Graves, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Jarvis, GeorgeheadMW40M25KYNCNCFarmerGeneral farm
Jarvis, PearlwifeFW41M26KYKYKY
Jarvis, VictorsonMW14SKYKYKY
Jarvis, JewelsonMW12SKYKYKY
Jarvis, GraydonsonMW10SKYKYKY
Jarvis, DorisdaughterFW7SKYKYKY
Jarvis, EvelyndaughterFW6SKYKYKY
Jarvis, CharlottedaughterFW4SKYKYKY
Jarvis, BlakesonMW6mSKYKYKY
Reed, Almirasister in lawFW39SKYKYKY