The Shemwell Family

Anna Margaret “Maggie” ShemwellAge: 20 years18781898

Name
Anna Margaret “Maggie” Shemwell
Given names
Anna Margaret
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Anna Margaret Gorrell
Nickname
Maggie
Birth June 3, 1878 31 28

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a brotherJohn Morton “Jack” Shemwell
March 5, 1880 (Age 21 months)
Census June 2, 1880 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a sisterDovie Myrtle Shemwell
July 26, 1882 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherHenry Andrew “Boss” Shemwell
September 30, 1884 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLouisa M Lee
October 28, 1886 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Shemwell
August 4, 1887 (Age 9 years)

Death of a brotherInfant Shemwell
August 4, 1887 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
July 7, 1891 (Age 13 years)

Death of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
January 2, 1892 (Age 13 years)
Death of a brotherSolon Underwood Shemwell
December 29, 1892 (Age 14 years)
Burial of a brotherSolon Underwood Shemwell
1892 (Age 13 years)
Cemetery: Arrow Rock Cemetery
Burial of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
1892 (Age 13 years)
Cemetery: Arrow Rock Cemetery
Religious marriageJohn William GorrellView this family
February 25, 1896 (Age 17 years)
Address: At the home of the bride's parents
Death of a brotherEdward Lee Shemwell
December 7, 1896 (Age 18 years)
Cause: Consumption
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 19 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
Death October 13, 1898 (Age 20 years)
Last change April 25, 201918:22:09

by: Donna Osiek
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 8, 1867
11 months
elder brother
15 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
Solon Underwood Shemwell
Birth: June 12, 1871 24 21Lamine, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 29, 1892Arrow Rock, Saline, Missouri, United States
20 months
elder brother
Edward Lee Shemwell
Birth: February 15, 1873 26 23Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 7, 1896Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder sister
Elma Medora Shemwell
Birth: June 5, 1875 28 25Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: April 30, 1876Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
herself
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Henry Andrew “Boss” Shemwell
Birth: September 30, 1884 38 35Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: September 26, 1911Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Mother’s family with George Keyport Dorsey - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: June 17, 1915Higginsville, Lafayette, Missouri, United States
Family with John William Gorrell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: February 25, 1896Cooper, Missouri, United States
John William Gorrell + Anna Eliza Harris - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: February 27, 1902Saline, Missouri, United States

Anna Margaret “Maggie” Shemwell has 28 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
W D ShemwellWM34headM13FarmerKYKYKY
Lucy E ShemwellWF31wifeM13Keeping houseMOPAVA
William S ShemwellWM11sonS-Working at homeMOKYMO
Ida M ShemwellWF10daughterS-MOKYMO
Solon U ShemwellWM8sonS-MOKYMO
Edward L ShemwellWM7sonS-MOKYMO
Anna M ShemwellWF2daughterS-MOKYMO
John M ShemwellWM2msonS-MOKYMO