The Shemwell Family

George Amos McDanielAge: 92 years19051998

George Amos McDaniel
Given names
George Amos
Birth November 15, 1905 36 29
MarriageGladys Stella LawsonView this family

Census April 16, 1910 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 10 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 11 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 12 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 -
Census February 19, 1920 (Age 14 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherJulinda Barnett
January 21, 1922 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAmanda J “Mandy” Shemwell
February 8, 1922 (Age 16 years)
Cause: Influenza & bronco infection
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Wesley Freeman
May 9, 1923 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 23 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 21, 1930 (Age 24 years)
Death of a fatherReuben M “Rube” McDaniel
October 14, 1933 (Age 27 years)
Census April 20, 1940 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 36 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Carol Jean McDaniel
September 24, 1950 (Age 44 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 44 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 motherEdna Glendora Freeman
August 25, 1959 (Age 53 years)
Death of a daughterCarol Jean McDaniel
May 26, 1971 (Age 65 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 40 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 January 17, 1998 (Age 92 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Linden Cemetery
Last change October 2, 201812:36:15

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Reuben M “Rube” McDaniel
Birth: May 24, 1869 30 27Missouri, United States
Death: October 14, 1933Christian, Missouri, United States
Edna Glendora Freeman
Birth: January 2, 1876 31 29Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 25, 1959Christian, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: March 27, 1898Christian, Missouri, United States
8 years
George Amos McDaniel
Birth: November 15, 1905 36 29Missouri, United States
Death: January 17, 1998Christian, Missouri, United States
Family with Gladys Stella Lawson - View this family
George Amos McDaniel
Birth: November 15, 1905 36 29Missouri, United States
Death: January 17, 1998Christian, Missouri, United States
Gladys Stella Lawson
Birth: February 14, 1911Sparta, Christian, Missouri, United States
Death: May 3, 2002Sparta, Christian, Missouri, United States

George Amos McDaniel has 21 first cousins recorded