The Shemwell Family

George Edgar MaloneyAge: 81 years18651946

George Edgar Maloney
Given names
George Edgar
Birth September 3, 1865
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 15 months)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 15 months)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 3 years)

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 -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 12 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
MarriageOlivia PageView this family
March 22, 1885 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1Earl Maloney
June 1886 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a son
#2Leo DeLacy Maloney
January 4, 1888 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3Ralph Maloney
April 1890 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a son
#4George Maloney
June 1892 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5Lois Olivia Maloney
April 1894 (Age 28 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 32 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 -
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 34 years)
MarriageOtilia Mary MancusView this family
October 2, 1902 (Age 37 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6Irma Maloney
1905 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#7Thomas Maloney
1907 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childLeo DeLacy MaloneyElizabeth PhillipsView this family
1907 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Leona Maloney
October 19, 1908 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 50 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 51 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 52 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 -
Marriage of a childLeo DeLacy MaloneyGenevieve ShemwellView this family
Type: Civil marriage
January 25, 1923 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 64 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a sonLeo DeLacy Maloney
November 2, 1929 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Heart attack
Note: Suffered a heart attack after a party, celebrating the completion of "Overland Bound" (192…
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 76 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 80 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 November 1946 (Age 81 years)

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Family with Olivia Page - View this family
Marriage: March 22, 1885Santa Clara, California, United States
15 months
19 months
Leo DeLacy Maloney
Birth: January 4, 1888 22 21Santa Rosa, Sonoma, California, United States
Death: November 2, 1929Hotel Astor, New York, New York, United States
2 years
2 years
23 months
12 years
3 years
Family with Otilia Mary Mancus - View this family
Marriage: October 2, 1902

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - George Maloney - Household

San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States

Maloney, GeorgeheadWMSep186534M15LAEnglandEnglandpainter
Maloney, OliviawifeWFJun186633M1555CANYIL
Maloney, EarlsonWMJun188613SCALACAat school
Maloney, LeosonWMJan188812SCALACAat school
Maloney, RalphsonWMApr189010SCALACAat school
Maloney, GeorgesonWMJun18927SCALACAat school
Maloney, LoisdaughterWFApr18946SCALACAat school