The Shemwell Family

Esta Olivia BrewerAge: 96 years19082004

Name
Esta Olivia Brewer
Given names
Esta Olivia
Surname
Brewer
Married name
Esta Olivia Mitchell
Birth 1908 36 31
Census April 27, 1910 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherLeslie Brown Brewer
March 8, 1911 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 8 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 9 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 10 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 23, 1920 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Floice Juanell Mitchell
August 18, 1928 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 21 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 8, 1930 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Albert Chambers
December 4, 1937 (Age 29 years)
Death of a sisterLeatha Jane Brewer
February 29, 1940 (Age 32 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 33 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 of a maternal grandmotherSarah Frances McGehee
September 3, 1949 (Age 41 years)
Death of a fatherJames Brown “Jim” Brewer
August 7, 1952 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 42 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a motherAlta Lee Chambers
January 11, 1964 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 38 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a brotherClaude Earl Brewer
October 27, 1976 (Age 68 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Albert Clifton “Cliff” Brewer
November 27, 1978 (Age 70 years)
Death of a brotherOscar Clyde Brewer
June 11, 1985 (Age 77 years)
Death of a husbandJoe Richard Mitchell
April 21, 1996 (Age 88 years)
Death of a brotherLeslie Brown Brewer
August 17, 2001 (Age 93 years)
Death May 2, 2004 (Age 96 years)

Burial
Cemetery: Lee Cemetery
Last change April 5, 201910:03:25

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: estimated 1897
8 months
elder brother
Claude Earl Brewer
Birth: August 25, 1897 25 20Cooper, Texas, United States
Death: October 27, 1976Dallas, Texas, United States
3 years
elder brother
Oscar Clyde Brewer
Birth: May 19, 1900 28 23Cooper, Delta, Texas, United States
Death: June 11, 1985Garland, Dallas, Texas, United States
3 years
elder brother
18 months
elder sister
4 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
Leslie Brown Brewer
Birth: March 8, 1911 39 34Delta, Texas, United States
Death: August 17, 2001Quitman, Wood, Texas, United States
Family with Joe Richard Mitchell - View this family
husband
Joe Richard Mitchell
Birth: October 18, 1902Kaufman, Texas, United States
Death: April 21, 1996Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States
herself
daughter
Private
daughter
Floice Juanell Mitchell
Birth: August 18, 1928 25 20Hunt, Texas, United States
Death: March 4, 2006Kaufman, Texas, United States
daughter
Private

Esta Olivia Brewer has 3 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - James Brown “Jim” Brewer - Household

Delta, Texas

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Brewer, James BheadMW36M113TNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Brewer, AltawifeFW33M11355ARARAR
Brewer, ClaudesonMW12STXTNARLaborerHome Farm
Brewer, ClydesonMW9STXTNARLaborerHome Farm
Brewer, CliftonsonMW7STXTNAR
Brewer, LeathadaughterFW4STXTNAR
Brewer, OliviadaughterFW2STXTNAR

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - James Brown “Jim” Brewer - Household

Wood, Texas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Brewer, JimheadMW49MTNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Brewer, AltawifeFW44MARARAR
Brewer, ClydesonMW19STXTNAR
Brewer, CliffsonMW17STXTNARLaborerFarm
Brewer, LeathadaughterFW14STXTNAR
Brewer, AlethadaughterFW10STXTNAR
Brewer, LesliesonMW8STXTNAR