The Shemwell Family

Robert Emmett HewellAge: 90 years18861977

Robert Emmett Hewell
Given names
Robert Emmett
Birth July 21, 1886 44 33
MarriageFlorence A PattilloView this family

Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Daniel “Broddie” Moss
March 31, 1890 (Age 3 years)
Death of a motherMary Elizabeth Moss
June 25, 1894 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 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 -
Death of a fatherEdward Boyd Hewell
April 23, 1900 (Age 13 years)
Census June 12, 1900 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAmanda Malvina Cole
July 12, 1903 (Age 16 years)
Census April 28, 1910 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 29 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#1Robert Edward Hewell
May 12, 1918 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 30 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 31 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 -
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 43 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a brotherOscar Edward “Sonny” Hewell
November 22, 1930 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 55 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 -
Death of a brotherThomas Charles “Charley” Hewell
September 28, 1945 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sisterLura Amanda Hewell
March 13, 1951 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Carcinoma of the Thyroid Gland
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 63 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 wifeFlorence A Pattillo
March 8, 1970 (Age 83 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 59 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 April 1977 (Age 90 years)
Last change December 11, 201708:47:17

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 28, 1879Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
14 months
elder brother
Thomas Charles “Charley” Hewell
Birth: March 31, 1880 37 27Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 28, 1945Trigg, Kentucky, United States
17 months
elder sister
15 months
elder brother
Oscar Edward “Sonny” Hewell
Birth: December 3, 1882 40 29Kentucky, United States
Death: November 22, 1930Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
4 years
Robert Emmett Hewell
Birth: July 21, 1886 44 33Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 1977Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Family with Florence A Pattillo - View this family
Robert Emmett Hewell
Birth: July 21, 1886 44 33Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 1977Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Robert Edward Hewell
Birth: May 12, 1918 31 31Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 28, 1993Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

Robert Emmett Hewell has 7 first cousins recorded