The Shemwell Family

Thomas Young GibsonAge: 81 years18691950

Thomas Young Gibson
Given names
Thomas Young
Birth February 4, 1869 24 36
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network -
Birth of a sisterAlice Lee Gibson
November 17, 1870 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a sisterHattie Gibson
October 23, 1873 (Age 4 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAmelia Lonesome Patterson
September 14, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Marriage of a parentEdward WolcottElizabeth Jane FrostView this family
about 1880 (Age 10 years)

Death of a half-sisterEmelia J Baker
September 28, 1884 (Age 15 years)

Death of a half-brotherWilliam C Baker
November 28, 1884 (Age 15 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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 -
Death of a motherElizabeth Jane Frost
July 12, 1905 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 46 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a fatherJeremiah M Gibson
March 20, 1917 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 47 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 48 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 -
Death of a sisterHattie Gibson
September 11, 1927 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 60 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a brotherRaymond Sevier Gibson
December 17, 1932 (Age 63 years)
Death of a half-sisterMary Sophina Baker
July 24, 1933 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 72 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 80 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 76 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 June 10, 1950 (Age 81 years)
Last change January 3, 201905:44:36

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1866
1 year
elder brother
Raymond Sevier Gibson
Birth: about 1866 21 33Tennessee, United States
Death: December 17, 1932Minden, Webster, Louisiana, United States
3 years
Thomas Young Gibson
Birth: February 4, 1869 24 36Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1950Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger sister
Alice Lee Gibson
Birth: November 17, 1870 26 38Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 28, 1964Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
younger sister
Hattie Gibson
Birth: October 23, 1873 29 41Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 11, 1927Winnie, Chambers, Texas, United States
Mother’s family with Matthew Baker - View this family
Marriage: April 21, 1853White, Tennessee, United States
20 months
Mary Sophina Baker
Birth: about 1854 25 21Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 24, 1933Texas, United States
17 months
William C Baker
Birth: May 24, 1855 26 22Tennessee, United States
Death: November 28, 1884
5 years
3 years
3 years
2 years
Emelia J Baker
Birth: April 7, 1865 36 32Tennessee, United States
Death: September 28, 1884
Mother’s family with Edward Wolcott - View this family
Marriage: about 1880

Thomas Young Gibson has 77 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (77)

Parents Micajah Frost + Catherine E Greer
1Thomas Frost1847
Parents Elijah Frost II + Amelia Abshire
Parents Elijah Frost II + Matilda Price
1Mary Frost18581861
2Houston Frost18601916
3Byron Frost18631950
4Montgomery Frost18671924
5Ada Frost18691942
6Ida Frost18721949
8Vance Frost18771904
9Mae Frost18821969
10Elijah Frost Jr.18861957
Parents William English Frost + Nancy Adeline Lacy
3Elijah Clay Frost18561909
10Clara Adeline Frost18721939
Parents Thomas Simpson Frost + Mary D Burlison
1Micajah Frost18631900
Parents Mathew Frost + Margaret C Robinson
Parents Mathew Frost + Nancy Jane Hale
2Sevier White Frost18641957
3Young Winter Frost18681942
4Eugene Eli Frost18731954
Parents Mathew Frost + Henrietta Harriet Arnold
2Gay Frost18861974
Parents Isaac Newton Hickey + Nancy Ann Frost
Parents Joseph B Frost + Deborah Acord
1Elijah M Frost18501923
2Joseph Hiram Frost18521939
3Mahala Jane Frost18541882
5John W Frost1859
8Jackson Lee Frost18661930
Parents John Monroe Beaty Walker + Mary Adaline Frost
4Rhoda Emily Walker18601942
5James Young Walker18621939
7Mary White Walker18671894
8Bettie Walker18731944
Parents William R Reynolds + Rhoda P Frost
Parents Sevier White Frost + Elizabeth Savira McGlothlin
1William T Frost18601913
Parents Sevier White Frost + Mary Rebecca Peach
1Early Snow Frost18701927
2Hardy Late Frost18721906
3Cora Ann Frost18741953
4Charles W Frost18751917
5Lee W Frost18781914
7Cecil Sevier Frost18811957
Parents Snow Frost + Elisa Ellen “Louisa” Bradshaw
1Walter Snow Frost18741948
2Charley W Frost18761877
3August Snow Frost18781917
4Ernest Snow Frost18801955
5Jessie Pearl Frost18821914
6Vesta Jane Frost18841918
Parents Winter Frost + Darthula Jane Johnson
2Arthur Mack Frost18721934
3Anna Mary Frost18741955
6Onnie Frost18811881
7Stella Jane Frost18831947
9Darthula Frost18871962