The Shemwell Family

Maude HallAge: 67 years18921960

Maude Hall
Given names
Married name
Maude Sherrod
Birth October 30, 1892
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 24 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 25 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 -
MarriageJames Samuel T SherrodView this family
between 1920 and 1930 (Age 27 years)

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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 23, 1930 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#1James Willard Sherrod
March 6, 1931 (Age 38 years)
Census April 24, 1940 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 49 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 husbandJames Samuel T Sherrod
June 25, 1951 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 57 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 53 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 July 24, 1960 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Last change July 7, 202013:55:24

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with James Samuel T Sherrod - View this family
Maude Hall
Birth: October 30, 1892Kentucky, United States
Death: July 24, 1960Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: between 1920 and 1930
11 years
James Willard Sherrod
Birth: March 6, 1931 51 38Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 31, 2002Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
James Samuel T Sherrod + Minnie Pearl Richmond - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: November 11, 1900Todd, Kentucky, United States
20 months
Finis Carlie Sherrod
Birth: June 30, 1902 22Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 12, 1979Todd, Kentucky, United States
James Samuel T Sherrod + Mattie L Eddings - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: about 1906Kentucky, United States
2 years
Arvin W Sherrod
Birth: February 21, 1908 28 23Kentucky, United States
Death: March 25, 1996Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
Myrtle A Sherrod
Birth: May 10, 1910 30 25Kentucky, United States
Death: December 2, 1999Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
4 years

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Census1930 United States - Census transcript - James Samuel Sherrod - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky

Sherrod, James S TheadMW49W21KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Sherrod, Maude EwifeFW39M16KYKYKY
Sherrod, MyrtledaughterFW19SKYKYKYLaborerat home
Sullivan, Zula M (ab)step daughterFW15SKYKYKYLaborerFarm
Sullivan, Genevastep daughterFW12SKYKYKYLaborerFarm
Sullivan, Vadie Istep daughterFW9SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - James Samuel T Sherrod - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky

Sherrod, Jim SheadMW60WKYsame houseFarmerFarm
Sherrod, MaudewifeFW48MKYsame house
Sherrod, James WsonMW9SKYsame house
Harris, Doris Ggrand daughterFW5SKY