The Shemwell Family

Susan HughesAge: 32 years19101943

Name
Susan Hughes
Given names
Susan
Surname
Hughes
Married name
Susan Alexander
Married name
Susan Elliott
Birth May 3, 1910 36 22
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a brotherJames Thomas Hughes
March 7, 1918 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 6 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherFrancis M Miller
December 10, 1918 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 7 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/
Census January 17, 1920 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 19 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Andrew Alexander
April 8, 1939 (Age 28 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherLouise J Howe
January 8, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Census April 26, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 31 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death March 17, 1943 (Age 32 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery
Last change July 24, 201911:20:47

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Thomas Hughes
Birth: September 10, 1873Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: July 18, 1964Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri, United States
mother
Marriage: July 14, 1909Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
10 months
herself
Susan Hughes
Birth: May 3, 1910 36 22Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: March 17, 1943Carroll, Carrollton, Missouri, United States
8 years
younger brother
James Thomas Hughes
Birth: March 7, 1918 44 30Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: January 20, 1973
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husband
William Andrew Alexander
Birth: April 13, 1910Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 8, 1939Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri, United States
herself
Susan Hughes
Birth: May 3, 1910 36 22Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: March 17, 1943Carroll, Carrollton, Missouri, United States
daughter
Private
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husband
Private
herself
Susan Hughes
Birth: May 3, 1910 36 22Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: March 17, 1943Carroll, Carrollton, Missouri, United States

Susan Hughes has 5 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (5)

Parents Abner Eli Grinstead + Lucy Henley Miller
2Ernest W Grinstead19091981
3Private
5Private
Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Thomas Hughes - Household

Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Hughes, ThomasheadMW46MMOKYKYfarmer
Hughes, FannywifeFW31MMOMOMO
Hughes, SusandaughterFW10SMOMOMO
Hughes, JamessonMW1 year 2 monthsSMOMOMO

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - William Andrew Alexander - Household

Carroll, Carrollton, Missouri, United States

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Alexander, William AheadMW19M17MOMOMOProprietorpressing shop
Alexander, SusanwifeFW19M17MOMOMObookkeeperpressing shop

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Thomas Hughes - Household

Carroll, Carrollton, Missouri, United States

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Hughes, ThomasheadMW66MMO
Hughes, FranciswifeFW51MMO
Alexander, SusandaughterFW29WdMObookkeeperretail cleaning shop
Alexander, Patricia SgranddaughterFW2SMO