The Shemwell Family

John Plain FitzhughAge: 72 years18801952

John Plain Fitzhugh
Given names
John Plain
Birth March 19, 1880
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 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 -
MarriageHassie John ChristianView this family
about 1906 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Willard Eloise Fitzhugh
May 22, 1906 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Amie Floyd Fitzhugh
November 20, 1907 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Mary Erline Fitzhugh
January 1910 (Age 29 years)
Census April 20, 1910 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Oma Todd Fitzhugh
October 18, 1911 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Lady Pearl Fitzhugh
October 9, 1915 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 35 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 36 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 37 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
#6Selden Christian Fitzhugh
March 31, 1919 (Age 39 years)
Census January 15, 1920 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a childMalcom Leman CrawfordWillard Eloise FitzhughView this family
about 1928 (Age 47 years)

Marriage of a childEmmons T StoutAmie Floyd FitzhughView this family
June 24, 1929 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 49 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 13, 1930 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Raymond O'dell Adler
May 31, 1933 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Barbara D Crawford
August 9, 1933 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Carol Lynn Crawford
September 24, 1934 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Douglas Glenn Adler
January 25, 1935 (Age 54 years)
Census April 27, 1940 (Age 60 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 61 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
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 69 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 65 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 April 1, 1952 (Age 72 years)
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Last change August 4, 201914:22:59

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Family with Hassie John Christian - View this family
Marriage: about 1906
5 months
18 months
Amie Floyd Fitzhugh
Birth: November 20, 1907 27 30Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 1984Wellsville, Columbiana, Ohio, United States
2 years
22 months
4 years
Lady Pearl Fitzhugh
Birth: October 9, 1915 35 38Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 8, 2007Lee, Florida, United States
4 years
Selden Christian Fitzhugh
Birth: March 31, 1919 39 41Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 20, 1996Logan, Kentucky, United States

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - John Plain Fitzhugh - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky

Fitzhugh, John PheadMW30M14KYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farming
Fitzhugh, Hassie JwifeFW32M1433KYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Willard EdaughterFW3MKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Amie FdaughterFW2MKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Mary EdaughterFW3mSKYKYKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - John Plain Fitzhugh - Household

Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Fitzhugh, J PheadMW39MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Fitzhugh, HassiewifeFW42MKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, EloisedaughterFW13MKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Amie FdaughterFW12MKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Mary EdaughterFW10SKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Oma TodddaughterFW8SKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Lady PearldaughterFW4-4mMKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Selden CsonMW9mMKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - John Plain Fitzhugh - Household

Deer Lick and Blue Cut Road Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

Fitzhugh, John PheadMW50M25KYKYKYLaborerFarm
Fitzhugh, Hassie JwifeFW53M28KYKYKY
Fitzhugh, EariinedaughterFW20SKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Lady PdaughterFW14SKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, Selden CsonMW11SKYKYKY
Fitzhugh, James RgrandsonMW1-4mSKYKYKY

James R Fitzhugh- grandson, son of Earline not Wd or M - no father-b

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - John Plain Fitzhugh - Household

Hwy 81 Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

Fitzhugh, John PXheadMW60MKYSame HouseFarmerFarm
Fitzhugh, Hassie CwifeFW62MKYSame House
Fitzhugh, Ladie PearldaughterFW24SKYSame House
Fitzhugh, Selden CsonMW20SKYSame HouseLaborer C.C.C.