The Shemwell Family

Lucy Henley MillerAge: 68 years18891958

Name
Lucy Henley Miller
Given names
Lucy Henley
Surname
Miller
Married name
Lucy Henley Grinstead
Birth December 11, 1889 42 30
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilkerson C Miller
1889
Birth of a brotherClarence Miller
February 1897 (Age 7 years)
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 June 8, 1900 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherLeonard Miller
about 1902 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Shemwell
February 1, 1903 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Ethel L Grinstead
February 6, 1908 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#2Ernest W Grinstead
May 19, 1909 (Age 19 years)
Census April 25, 1910 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#3Elmer Roy Grinstead
November 10, 1913 (Age 23 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
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
Death of a fatherFrancis M Miller
December 10, 1918 (Age 28 years)
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 10, 1920 (Age 30 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 11, 1930 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherLouise J Howe
January 8, 1940 (Age 50 years)
Census April 6, 1940 (Age 50 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
Death of a husbandAbner Eli Grinstead
January 30, 1946 (Age 56 years)
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
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 April 19, 1958 (Age 68 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Longwood Cemetery
Last change March 24, 201813:19:09

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: October 2, 1884Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
elder sister
2 years
herself
Lucy Henley Miller
Birth: December 11, 1889 42 30Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 19, 1958Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
7 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
Family with Abner Eli Grinstead - View this family
husband
herself
Lucy Henley Miller
Birth: December 11, 1889 42 30Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 19, 1958Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
daughter
15 months
son
Ernest W Grinstead
Birth: May 19, 1909 24 19Missouri, United States
Death: November 5, 1981Pettis, Missouri, United States
daughter
Private
son
Elmer Roy Grinstead
Birth: November 10, 1913 28 23Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: January 15, 1988Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
son
Private

Lucy Henley Miller has 13 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Francis M Miller - Household

Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Miller, Francis MheadWMMay184753M15KYTNTNPlaster
Miller, Lue JwifeWFFeb185941M1553MOMOMO
Miller, FanniedaughterWFOct188812SMOKYMOIn School
Miller, Lucy HdaughterWFDec188910MMOKYMOIn School
Miller, ClarencesonWMFeb18973SKSKYMO
Howe, ?? TmotherFDec182871Wd33MOALKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Abner Eli Grinstead - Household

Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Grinstead, Abner EsonMW25M3MOMOOKfarmer
Grinstead, Lucy HwifeFW20M322MOMOMO
Grinstead, Ethel LdaughterFW2SMOMOMO
Grinstead, Ernest WsonMW11 monthsSMOMOMO

Death