The Shemwell Family

John Riley BramlettAge: 64 years18761940

John Riley Bramlett
Given names
John Riley
Birth July 12, 1876
MarriageEdna Earl MurphyView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 17 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a daughter
#1Sarah Mae “Sadie” Bramlett
January 15, 1897 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 21 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 -
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 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 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 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 -
Marriage of a childKenneth “Kennie” SlaughterSarah Mae “Sadie” BramlettView this family
September 4, 1920 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Charles Albert Slaughter
April 17, 1921 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2William Riley Slaughter
December 13, 1928 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 53 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 53 years)
Death November 21, 1940 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Last change November 29, 201809:22:01

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Edna Earl Murphy - View this family
John Riley Bramlett
Birth: July 12, 1876Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 21, 1940Houston, Tennessee, United States
Edna Earl Murphy
Birth: November 25, 1879Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 5, 1950Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
Sarah Mae “Sadie” Bramlett
Birth: January 15, 1897 20 17Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 15, 1986Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States

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Census1930 United States - Census transcript - John Riley Bramlett - Household

2108 Foust Street Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee

Bramlett, John RheadMW53M21TNTNTNStore KeeperGrocery Store
Murphy, Edna EwifeFW51M18TNNYTN
Slaughter, Kenneyson in lawMW37M27TNTNTNLaborerFurn Mfg.
Slaughter, Sarah MdaughterFW33M22TNTNTN
Slaughter, Charlies A(grand)sonMW9STNTNTN
Slaughter, William R(grand)sonMW1STNTNTN