The Shemwell Family

Harriette A “Hattie” HowellAge: 76 years18691945

Name
Harriette A “Hattie” Howell
Given names
Harriette A
Surname
Howell
Married name
Harriette A McGehee
Nickname
Hattie
Birth July 10, 1869 56 31
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869

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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Death of a fatherJohn Wiley Blount Howell
April 8, 1876 (Age 6 years)
Marriage of a parentJames HancockNancy Jane DuncanView this family
January 10, 1878 (Age 8 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageRobert Gordon McGeheeView this family
June 15, 1885 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Mae McGehee
May 2, 1887 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#2Bert Leon McGehee
July 7, 1888 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Lula Lee McGehee
November 11, 1890 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#4Edwin E McGehee
March 1894 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#5Herman Earl McGehee
April 7, 1896 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#6Carl Everett McGehee
July 26, 1898 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 28 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Census June 18, 1900 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Anna Laura McGehee
September 29, 1900 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a childLuther Erie HooperMary Mae McGeheeView this family
May 29, 1905 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Olive Fern Hooper
May 15, 1906 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Vivian L Hooper
April 16, 1908 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Ovella Audrey Hooper
1910 (Age 40 years)

Marriage of a childJames Arthur GrimsleyLula Lee McGeheeView this family
April 10, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Census April 25, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherNancy Jane Duncan
September 29, 1912 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Luther Wayne Hooper
September 30, 1913 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Jean Reigh Ralston
June 2, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childEdmund RalstonMary Mae McGeheeView this family
between 1914 and 1920 (Age 44 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 - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Death of a sonEdwin E McGehee
December 6, 1918 (Age 49 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Note: Buried in Plot C, Row 20, Grave 17
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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Census January 7, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childMichael Leroy TroutmanMary Mae McGeheeView this family
between 1921 and 1925 (Age 51 years)

Death of a husbandRobert Gordon McGehee
July 9, 1921 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childWalter Galway BrowningAnna Laura McGeheeView this family
April 4, 1922 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Harriette Anne Browning
February 21, 1924 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Minnie Louise Browning
July 2, 1925 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Donald Leroy Troutman
June 23, 1926 (Age 56 years)
Death of a daughterMary Mae McGehee
May 23, 1929 (Age 59 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Leona Aileen Browning
July 30, 1931 (Age 62 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death November 21, 1945 (Age 76 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Rogers Cemetery
Last change January 20, 202022:04:00

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
John Wiley Blount Howell
Birth: October 28, 1812 33 42Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 8, 1876Praire Grove, Drew, Arkansas, United States
mother
Marriage: November 11, 1868Washington, Arkansas, United States
8 months
herself
Mother’s family with Thurman - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: before 1864
Mother’s family with James Hancock - View this family
step-father
James Hancock
Birth: March 22, 1826Tennessee, United States
Death: March 29, 1908Arkansas, United States
mother
Marriage: January 10, 1878Washington, Arkansas, United States
Family with Robert Gordon McGehee - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 15, 1885Carroll, Arkansas, United States
23 months
daughter
14 months
son
Bert Leon McGehee
Birth: July 7, 1888 20 18Eureka Springs, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
Death: October 10, 1966Joshua Tree, San Bernardino, California, United States
2 years
daughter
Lula Lee McGehee
Birth: November 11, 1890 23 21Arkansas, United States
Death: January 24, 1986Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
son
Edwin E McGehee
Birth: March 1894 26 24Arkansas, United States
Death: December 6, 1918France
2 years
son
Herman Earl McGehee
Birth: April 7, 1896 28 26Arkansas, United States
Death: April 25, 1950Washington, Arkansas, United States
2 years
son
Carl Everett McGehee
Birth: July 26, 1898 30 29Grandview, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
Death: July 28, 1977Gravette, Benton, Arkansas, United States
2 years
daughter
Anna Laura McGehee
Birth: September 29, 1900 33 31Eureka Springs, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 24, 1992Paris, Logan, Arkansas, United States

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Robert Gordon McGehee - Household

Cross, Carroll, Arkansas

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
McGehee, RobertheadWMAug186732M15MOTNMOStone Mason
McGehee, HettiewifeWFJul186930M1566ARMOAR
McGehee, MaydaughterWFMay188713SARMOARAt School
McGehee, BertiesonWMJul188912SARMOARAt School
McGehee, LuladaughterWFNov18909SARMOARAt School
McGehee, EdwinsonWMMar18946SARMOARAt School
McGehee, HermansonWMApr18955SARMOAR
McGehee, CarlsonWMJul18972SARMOAR

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Robert Gordon McGehee - Household

Anderson, Benton, Arkansas

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
McGehee, Robert GheadMW42M124MOMOMOFarmerGeneral Farm
McGehee, HattiewifeFW40M12497ARTNMO
McGehee, Edwin EsonMW16SARMOARFarm LaborerHome Farm
McGehee, Herman EsonMW15SARMOARFarm LaborerHome Farm
McGehee, Carl EsonMW11SARMOAR
McGehee, AnniedaughterFW8SARMOAR

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Harriet “Hattie” Howell - Household

621 S. 2nd Esculapia, Benton, Arkansas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
McGehee, HattieheadFW50WdARTNTN
McGehee, AnnadaughterFW19SARMOAROperatorTelephone

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Harriet “Hattie” Howell - Household

Cave Springs, Benton, Arkansas

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
McGehee, HattieheadFW60WdARTNMO
Browning, AnnadaughterFW29M22ARMOAROperatorTelephone
Browning, Harriettgrand daughterFW6SARNMAR
Browning, Minnie Lgrand daughterFW4SARNMAR