The Shemwell Family

Franklin D SmithAge: 61 years18621924

Name
Franklin D Smith
Given names
Franklin D
Surname
Smith
Birth December 29, 1862 40 36
Birth of a sisterVienna Smith
June 16, 1864 (Age 17 months)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Birth of a half-brotherElias Smith
May 16, 1867 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 years)
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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a sisterMartha Eliza Smith
October 8, 1869 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Birth of a half-brotherAlonzo Smith
April 5, 1871 (Age 8 years)
Death of a sisterVienna Smith
August 17, 1874 (Age 11 years)
Death of a sisterJulia Elizabeth Smith
October 28, 1878 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a fatherSilas Smith
June 11, 1892 (Age 29 years)
MarriageRosanna Elmira GallowayView this family
December 8, 1892 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#1Franklin Verge Smith
October 4, 1893 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Anna Hortence Smith
July 7, 1895 (Age 32 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 35 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 brotherSilas Marion Smith
October 20, 1898 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#3Mark E Smith
March 30, 1899 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#4Carl G Smith
February 1, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Orton
November 27, 1902 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Vera Elizabeth Smith
August 3, 1903 (Age 40 years)

Birth of a son
#6Irvin Asael Smith
August 31, 1904 (Age 41 years)

Death of a half-brotherPrince William Smith
November 16, 1909 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a son
#7Silas Clifton Smith
March 24, 1911 (Age 48 years)

Death of a brotherPrince Henry Smith
November 28, 1912 (Age 49 years)
Death of a half-brotherAlonzo Smith
January 24, 1916 (Age 53 years)
Death of a wifeRosanna Elmira Galloway
November 11, 1916 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 53 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 sisterMary Jane Smith
January 5, 1917 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 54 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 55 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 of a sonMark E Smith
April 13, 1923 (Age 60 years)
Death November 16, 1924 (Age 61 years)
Last change April 24, 201918:41:41

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 9, 1844
14 months
elder brother
Silas Marion Smith
Birth: April 17, 1845 22 18Nashville, Lee, Iowa, United States
Death: October 20, 1898Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States
2 years
elder sister
Julia Elizabeth Smith
Birth: July 29, 1847 25 21Kanesville, Iowa, Iowa, United States
Death: October 28, 1878Leamington, Millard, Utah, United States
3 years
elder brother
Frederick Asael Smith
Birth: January 24, 1850 27 23Kanesville, Iowa, Iowa, United States
Death:
3 years
elder sister
Mary Jane Smith
Birth: June 17, 1853 31 27Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Death: January 5, 1917Spring Glen, Carbon, Utah, United States
5 years
elder brother
Prince Henry Smith
Birth: October 20, 1858 36 32Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Death: November 28, 1912Castle Gate, Carbon, Utah, United States
4 years
himself
18 months
younger sister
Vienna Smith
Birth: June 16, 1864 42 38Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Death: August 17, 1874Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States
5 years
younger sister
Martha Eliza Smith
Birth: October 8, 1869 47 43Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States
Death: July 19, 1956Price, Carbon, Utah, United States
Father’s family with Sarah Orton - View this family
father
step-mother
Sarah Orton
Birth: May 12, 1830Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
Death: December 1, 1912Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States
Marriage: February 9, 1858Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
18 months
half-brother
Prince William Smith
Birth: August 2, 1859 37 29Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Death: November 16, 1909Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States
8 years
half-brother
Elias Smith
Birth: May 16, 1867 44 37Deseret, Millard, Utah, United States
Death: September 18, 1942Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States
4 years
half-brother
Alonzo Smith
Birth: April 5, 1871 48 40Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States
Death: January 24, 1916Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States
Family with Rosanna Elmira Galloway - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 8, 1892Sanpete, Utah, United States
10 months
son
Franklin Verge Smith
Birth: October 4, 1893 30 23Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Death: September 13, 1947
21 months
daughter
4 years
son
Mark E Smith
Birth: March 30, 1899 36 29Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States
Death: April 13, 1923Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States
22 months
son
3 years
daughter
Vera Elizabeth Smith
Birth: August 3, 1903 40 33
Death: June 21, 1930Fremont, Idaho, United States
13 months
son
7 years
son
Silas Clifton Smith
Birth: March 24, 1911 48 41
Death: April 9, 1967Pierce, Washington, United States

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