The Shemwell Family

Edward Lee ShemwellAge: 23 years18731896

Name
Edward Lee Shemwell
Given names
Edward Lee
Surname
Shemwell
Birth February 15, 1873 26 23
Birth of a sisterElma Medora Shemwell
June 5, 1875 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterElma Medora Shemwell
April 30, 1876 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterAnna Margaret “Maggie” Shemwell
June 3, 1878 (Age 5 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a brotherJohn Morton “Jack” Shemwell
March 5, 1880 (Age 7 years)
Census June 2, 1880 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterDovie Myrtle Shemwell
July 26, 1882 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherHenry Andrew “Boss” Shemwell
September 30, 1884 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLouisa M Lee
October 28, 1886 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Shemwell
August 4, 1887 (Age 14 years)

Death of a brotherInfant Shemwell
August 4, 1887 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
July 7, 1891 (Age 18 years)

Death of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
January 2, 1892 (Age 18 years)
Death of a brotherSolon Underwood Shemwell
December 29, 1892 (Age 19 years)
Burial of a brotherSolon Underwood Shemwell
1892 (Age 18 years)
Cemetery: Arrow Rock Cemetery
Burial of a brotherRobert Carter Shemwell
1892 (Age 18 years)
Cemetery: Arrow Rock Cemetery
MarriageAlma M CockrellView this family
September 11, 1893 (Age 20 years)

Note: Recorder's Office
Occupation
Typesetter -Arrow Rock Enterprise Newspaper
between 1892 and 1893 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Elizabeth Shemwell
November 1894 (Age 21 years)
Death December 7, 1896 (Age 23 years)
Cause of death: Consumption
Burial
Cemetery: Arrow Rock Cemetery
Last change June 16, 201912:05:42

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 8, 1867
11 months
elder brother
15 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
Solon Underwood Shemwell
Birth: June 12, 1871 24 21Lamine, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 29, 1892Arrow Rock, Saline, Missouri, United States
20 months
himself
Edward Lee Shemwell
Birth: February 15, 1873 26 23Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 7, 1896Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
2 years
younger sister
Elma Medora Shemwell
Birth: June 5, 1875 28 25Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: April 30, 1876Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Henry Andrew “Boss” Shemwell
Birth: September 30, 1884 38 35Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: September 26, 1911Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Mother’s family with George Keyport Dorsey - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: June 17, 1915Higginsville, Lafayette, Missouri, United States
Family with Alma M Cockrell - View this family
himself
Edward Lee Shemwell
Birth: February 15, 1873 26 23Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 7, 1896Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
wife
Marriage: September 11, 1893
15 months
daughter
Mary Elizabeth Shemwell
Birth: November 1894 21 19Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: July 9, 1917Pryor, Mayes, Oklahoma, United States
Prof. Horace Luster Stites + Alma M Cockrell - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: September 11, 1899Pilot Grove, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Divorce: after February 1920Oklahoma, United States
1 year
step-son
Hugh Dinsmore Stites
Birth: September 16, 1900 38 25Pilot Grove, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: November 5, 1960Oregon, United States
5 years
step-daughter
3 years
step-son
Richard M Stites
Birth: August 6, 1907 44 32Missouri, United States
Death: August 28, 1984Forest Grove, Washington, Oregon, United States

Edward Lee Shemwell has 28 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
W D ShemwellWM34headM13FarmerKYKYKY
Lucy E ShemwellWF31wifeM13Keeping houseMOPAVA
William S ShemwellWM11sonS-Working at homeMOKYMO
Ida M ShemwellWF10daughterS-MOKYMO
Solon U ShemwellWM8sonS-MOKYMO
Edward L ShemwellWM7sonS-MOKYMO
Anna M ShemwellWF2daughterS-MOKYMO
John M ShemwellWM2msonS-MOKYMO

Marriage
Recorder's Office