The Shemwell Family

J T ShemwellAge: 5 years19141920

Name
J T Shemwell
Given names
J T
Surname
Shemwell
Birth September 22, 1914 34 24
Birth of a siblingShemwell
October 14, 1915 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a sisterMary Elizabeth “Betty” Shemwell
October 15, 1915 (Age 12 months)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 15 months)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a sisterRuth Agnes Shemwell
June 3, 1917 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 2 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
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 3 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/
Death of a siblingShemwell
before 1920 (on the date of death)

Death before 1920 (Age 5 years)

Last change August 2, 201815:42:31

by: Jim Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: August 1913
14 months
himself
J T Shemwell
Birth: September 22, 1914 34 24Webster, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1920
13 months
younger sibling
Shemwell
Birth: October 14, 1915 36 25Webster, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1920
younger sister
20 months
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
James David Shemwell
Birth: August 5, 1921 41 31Henderson, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 1994Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, United States
5 years
younger brother
Martha and Robert Shemwell 1946-1947George Robert Shemwell
Birth: May 28, 1926 46 35Sebree, Webster, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 23, 1948Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

J T Shemwell has 3 first cousins recorded

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