The Shemwell Family

James Virgil McMillanAge: 66 years19171983

Name
James Virgil McMillan
Given names
James Virgil
Surname
McMillan
Birth July 17, 1917 28 34
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

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 5 months)

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 brotherCharles Rice “Carl” McMillan
July 14, 1919 (Age 23 months)
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 2 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAdell D “Dellie” Rougemont
July 31, 1924 (Age 7 years)

Cause: Cancer of the womb
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 12 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 18, 1930 (Age 12 years)
Census April 2, 1940 (Age 22 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Lawrence “Jim” McMillan
November 20, 1943 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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 32 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
Death of a motherFlorence Lee Shemwell
April 10, 1957 (Age 39 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Alice Connell
November 30, 1959 (Age 42 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Paul McMillan
April 27, 1972 (Age 54 years)
Address: Trinity Hospital
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 28 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 brotherCharles Rice “Carl” McMillan
December 24, 1977 (Age 60 years)
Death September 20, 1983 (Age 66 years)
Burial
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Last change February 11, 202117:18:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 15, 1916Stewart, Tennessee, United States
18 months
himself
James Virgil McMillan
Birth: July 17, 1917 28 34Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 20, 1983Houston, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Charles Rice “Carl” McMillan
Birth: July 14, 1919 30 36Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 24, 1977Lincoln Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States
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father
step-mother
Private
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step-father
mother
Marriage: April 1, 1897Stewart, Tennessee, United States
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step-father
T J Bailey
Birth: November 10, 1890Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 29, 1967Granite City, Madison, Illinois, United States
mother
Marriage: March 21, 1914Calloway, Kentucky, United States
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himself
James Virgil McMillan
Birth: July 17, 1917 28 34Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 20, 1983Houston, Tennessee, United States
wife
Edna Louise
Birth: August 20, 1913Tennessee, United States
Death: June 30, 1985Killeen, Bell, Texas, United States
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
daughter
Private
daughter
Private

James Virgil McMillan has 33 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - John Paul McMillan - Household

Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

NameRelationTenSexRaceAgeMCYOIN/AYONEduBPFBPMBPNLEng?OccupationIndustryEmploy
McMillan, JohnheadRMW32MTNTNTNCarpenterHouse
McMillan, FlorencewifeFW34MTNTNTN
McMillan, JamessonMW2STNTNTN
McMillan, CharlessonMW1STNTNTN

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - John Paul McMillan - Household

Houston, Tennessee

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
McMillan, PaulheadMW39M25TNTNTNCarpenterPublic Works
McMillan, FlorencewifeFW43M29TNTNTN
McMillan, JamessonMW12MTNTNTN
McMillan, CarlsonMW10MTNTNTN