The Shemwell Family

Arnold Emmitt FreemanAge: 87 years19101997

Name
Arnold Emmitt Freeman
Given names
Arnold Emmitt
Surname
Freeman
Birth February 6, 1910 27 23
Census April 30, 1910 (Age 2 months)
Birth of a brotherArthur Clarence “Red” Freeman
July 22, 1916 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 5 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 6 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 motherLula M Lasley
1918 (Age 7 years)

Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 7 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 5, 1920 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAmanda J “Mandy” Shemwell
February 8, 1922 (Age 12 years)
Cause: Influenza & bronco infection
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Wesley Freeman
May 9, 1923 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 19 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 21, 1930 (Age 20 years)
Census April 23, 1940 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 31 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 39 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 fatherJasper Newton Freeman
1956 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 35 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 8, 1997 (Age 87 years)
Last change July 30, 201916:32:18

by: Donna Osiek
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Marriage: February 26, 1905Gertrude, Christian, Missouri, United States
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Arnold Emmitt Freeman
Birth: February 6, 1910 27 23Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: April 8, 1997Texas, United States
6 years
younger brother
Arthur Clarence “Red” Freeman
Birth: July 22, 1916 34 29Rogersville, Webster, Missouri, United States
Death: August 26, 1997Sparta, Christian, Missouri, United States
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Arnold Emmitt Freeman has 17 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Jasper Newton Freeman - Household

Linden, Christian, Missouri

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Freeman, NuteheadMW27M15MOTNKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Freeman, LulawifeFW22M1532MOMOAR
Freeman, OphysonMW2SKSMOMO
Freeman, OrnelsonMW3mSMOMOMO

I think Ornel is Arnold -b

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - John Wesley Freeman - Household

Linden, Christian, Missouri

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Freeman, John WheadMW75MTNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Freeman, AmandawifeFW73MKYNCNC
Freeman, Jasper NsonMW36WdMOTNKYFarm LaborerGeneral Farm
Freeman, Annol EgrandsonMW9SMOMOMO

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Arnold Emmitt Freeman - Household

Katy, Harris, Texas, United States

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Freeman, Arnold EHired handMW29SMOlaborerfarm