The Shemwell Family

James Henry HasseyAge: 91 years18881979

James Henry Hassey
Given names
James Henry
Birth March 17, 1888
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 10 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Eula B Hassey
September 11, 1916 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 27 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Birth of a son
#2Lee Carl Hassey
October 14, 1918 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 28 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 29 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 -
Birth of a son
#3James Henry Hassey Jr.
June 24, 1920 (Age 32 years)
Death of a wifeLillie Lula McClanahan
October 3, 1922 (Age 34 years)
MarriageMinnie May ApplebyView this family
February 26, 1924 (Age 35 years)

Birth of a son
#4Milam Bryan Hassey
August 28, 1925 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#5Jasper Truett Hassey
December 14, 1927 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 41 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Lena Ruth Hassey
April 4, 1931 (Age 43 years)
Census April 8, 1940 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 53 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#1Arthur Eugene Hassey
August 13, 1948 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childJasper Truett HasseyBetty Lou AldridgeView this family
September 2, 1951 (Age 63 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 61 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 -
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Pamela Sue Furrh
October 23, 1954 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 57 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 April 2, 1979 (Age 91 years)
Cemetery: Lamasco Cemetery
Last change May 22, 202014:33:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Lillie Lula McClanahan - View this family
Eula B Hassey
Birth: September 11, 1916 28 24Lamasco, Fannin, Texas, United States
2 years
20 months
Family with Minnie May Appleby - View this family
Marriage: February 26, 1924
18 months
2 years
Jasper Truett Hassey
Birth: December 14, 1927 39 36Lamasco, Fann, Texas, United States
Death: October 7, 2000Kaufman, Texas, United States
3 years
Lena Ruth Hassey
Birth: April 4, 1931 43 39Fannin, Texas, United States
Death: March 12, 2020Texoma Medical Center, Grayson, Denison, Texas, United States

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Census1940 United States - Census transcript - James Henry Hassey - Household

Ivanhoe & Hudsonville Road Fannin, Texas

Hassey, JamesheadMW52MTNSame PlaceFarmerFarm
Hassey, Minnie MaewifeFW48MTXSame Place
Hassey, Eula BXdaughterFW23STXSame PlaceClerk
Hassey, J H Jr.sonMW18STXSame Place
Hassey, MilamsonMW14STXSame Place
Hassey, TruettsonMW12STXSame Place
Hassey, LenadaughterFW9STXSame Place