The Shemwell Family

Clarence Miller1897

Clarence Miller
Given names
Birth February 1897 49 37
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 14 months)
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 -
Census June 8, 1900 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherLeonard Miller
about 1902 (Age 4 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Shemwell
February 1, 1903 (Age 6 years)
Census April 20, 1910 (Age 13 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 18 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 19 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Death of a fatherFrancis M Miller
December 10, 1918 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 20 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 32 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a motherLouise J Howe
January 8, 1940 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 44 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 52 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 sisterLucy Henley Miller
April 19, 1958 (Age 61 years)
Death of a sisterRebecca Francis “Fannie” Miller
March 20, 1967 (Age 70 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 48 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. -

Last change May 12, 201814:53:43

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 2, 1884Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Lucy Henley Miller
Birth: December 11, 1889 42 30Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 19, 1958Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
7 years
6 years
younger brother

Clarence Miller has 13 first cousins recorded

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

Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas

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

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Francis M Miller - Household

Heaths Creek, Pettis, Missouri

Miller, Francis MheadMW62M226KYTNKYCarpenter
Miller, LuewifeFW51M12664MOKYMO
Miller, ClarencesonMW13SKSKYMO
Miller, LeonardsonMW8SKSKYMO

Francis's 2nd marriage. -b