The Shemwell Family

Grover Eber EppsAge: 40 years18851926

Name
Grover Eber Epps
Given names
Grover Eber
Surname
Epps
Birth November 8, 1885 46 35
Death of a fatherCarrol Estel Epps
March 22, 1889 (Age 3 years)
Death of a half-sisterSarah Ann Epps
January 23, 1896 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 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
Death of a half-brotherRansom Obediah Epps
February 11, 1916 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a motherSusannah Charlotte Emerson
September 22, 1918 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 31 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 32 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 July 19, 1926 (Age 40 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Black Creek Cemetery
Last change March 29, 201915:04:38

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Susannah Charlotte Emerson
Birth: October 31, 1850Illinois, United States
Death: September 22, 1918Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Marriage: November 21, 1884Butler, Missouri, United States
1 year
himself
Grover Eber Epps
Birth: November 8, 1885 46 35Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: July 19, 1926Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, United States
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father
step-mother
Marriage:
Father’s family with Martha Jane “Mattie” Lanley - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: December 15, 1859Butler, Missouri, United States
14 months
half-brother
Thomas Anderson Epps
Birth: January 30, 1861 21 16Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: November 2, 1942Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
4 years
half-sister
Sarah Ann Epps
Birth: July 4, 1865 25 21Arkansas, United States
Death: January 23, 1896Missouri, United States
3 years
half-brother
William Joshua Epps
Birth: January 3, 1868 28 23Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: June 13, 1943Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
2 years
half-brother
John Jefferson Epps
Birth: February 3, 1870 30 25Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: October 2, 1970Butler, Missouri, United States
21 months
half-brother
Daniel Lee Epps
Birth: October 26, 1871 31 27Butler, Missouri, United States
Death:
13 months
half-brother
Stephens Alonza Conner Epps
Birth: November 27, 1872 33 28Missouri, United States
Death: November 28, 1938Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
3 years
half-brother
Benjamin Franklin Epps
Birth: January 1, 1876 36 31Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: April 27, 1958Overland, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
3 years
half-brother
Ransom Obediah Epps
Birth: August 4, 1878 38 34Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: February 11, 1916De Soto, Jefferson, Missouri, United States
4 years
half-sister
Mary Elca Epps
Birth: January 14, 1883 43 38Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: February 28, 1883Butler, Missouri, United States
14 months
half-brother
Martin Alva Epps
Birth: March 20, 1884 44 40Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: April 14, 1884Butler, Missouri, United States

Grover Eber Epps has 18 first cousins recorded