The Shemwell Family

Reece McClellon BarnesAge: 63 years19001964

Reece McClellon Barnes
Given names
Reece McClellon
Birth November 24, 1900 41 26
MarriageMabel Clara “Mae” MartinView this family

Birth of a brotherThomas Henry Barnes
about 1904 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherJeffrey Isaac Barnes
February 2, 1906 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherEdward L Barnes
1908 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 16 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 17 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
#1Gerald James Barnes
September 30, 1922 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 28 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a fatherJames Isaac “Ike” Barnes
May 3, 1932 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Elizabeth Anne Barnes
October 19, 1934 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 41 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 -
Death of a half-sisterBurtha Lee Barnes
December 21, 1946 (Age 46 years)
Death of a motherRuth Viola “Ruthie” Chambers
September 28, 1950 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 49 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 -
Death of a brotherEdward L Barnes
July 31, 1955 (Age 54 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 45 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 February 6, 1964 (Age 63 years)
Last change April 3, 201915:26:56

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 4, 1895Conway, Arkansas, United States
3 years
elder brother
20 months
Reece McClellon Barnes
Birth: November 24, 1900 41 26Arkansas, United States
Death: February 6, 1964Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
4 years
younger brother
Thomas Henry Barnes
Birth: about 1904 44 29McLaren, Conway, Arkansas, United States
2 years
younger brother
Jeffrey Isaac Barnes
Birth: February 2, 1906 46 31Arkansas, United States
Death: May 12, 1979England, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States
3 years
younger brother
Edward L Barnes
Birth: 1908 48 33McLaren, Conway, Arkansas, United States
Death: July 31, 1955
Father’s family with Laura Ann “Fannie” Roach - View this family
Marriage: August 10, 1881Pope, Arkansas, United States
11 years
Burtha Lee Barnes
Birth: May 1892 32 27Arkansas, United States
Death: December 21, 1946Conway, Arkansas, United States
Family with Mabel Clara “Mae” Martin - View this family
Reece McClellon Barnes
Birth: November 24, 1900 41 26Arkansas, United States
Death: February 6, 1964Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
Mabel Clara “Mae” Martin
Birth: December 20, 1905Arkansas, United States
Death: December 24, 1987North Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
Gerald James Barnes
Birth: September 30, 1922 21 16Arkansas, United States
Death: November 26, 1978Benton, Saline, Arkansas, United States
12 years
Elizabeth Anne Barnes
Birth: October 19, 1934 33 28Arkansas, United States
Death: about 1996California, United States

Reece McClellon Barnes has 2 first cousins recorded