The Shemwell Family

John Osborne BryantAge: 29 years19061935

John Osborne Bryant
Given names
John Osborne
Birth April 8, 1906 41 22
Birth of a brotherMerritt Bryant
July 1, 1908 (Age 2 years)
Census April 28, 1910 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Nunnley Bryant
August 29, 1910 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 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 10 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 11 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 18, 1920 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherJoe Richard Bryant
March 15, 1925 (Age 18 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Mason Shemwell
May 9, 1925 (Age 19 years)
Cause: Suicide
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 23 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death November 11, 1935 (Age 29 years)

Cemetery: Bryant Cemetery
Last change September 19, 201716:40:25

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: January 18, 1904McCracken, Kentucky, United States
9 months
elder sister
17 months
John Osborne Bryant
Birth: April 8, 1906 41 22Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 11, 1935
2 years
younger brother
Merritt Bryant
Birth: July 1, 1908 43 24Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 10, 1969
2 years
younger sister
Mary Nunnley Bryant
Birth: August 29, 1910 45 26Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 16, 1996Houston, Harris, Texas, United States
15 years
younger brother
Joe Richard Bryant
Birth: March 15, 1925 60 41Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 6, 2000Houston, Harris, Texas, United States

John Osborne Bryant has 5 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - John Richard Bryant - Household

Civil District 4 Montgomery, Tennessee

Bryant, R JohnheadMW44M6TNTNKYMerchantGeneral store
Bryant, GeniewifeFW23M633KYKYTN
Bryant, ThelmadaughterFW5STNTNKY
Bryant, AusburnsonMW4STNTNKY
Bryant, MerettsonMW1-10mSTNTNKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - John Richard Bryant - Household

Civil District 4 Montgomery, Tennessee

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Bryant, John RichardheadMW53MTNVAKYFarmerGeneral farm
Bryant, Genie BellewifeFW36MKYKYKY
Bryant, ThelmadaughterFW15STNKYKY
Bryant, AusburnsonMW13STNTNKY
Bryant, MerettsonMW11STNTNKY
Bryant, MarydaughterFW9STNKYKY

Thelma & Mary's father born in KY ? -b