The Shemwell Family

Silas Dent TrumboAge: 77 years18571934

Silas Dent Trumbo
Given names
Silas Dent
Birth January 4, 1857
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 years)

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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 9 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 9 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 11 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 20 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Religious marriageNancy L “Nannie” RogersView this family
June 12, 1883 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#1Thomas Denton Trumbo
March 21, 1884 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Mabel Trumbo
March 1888 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Ethel Trumbo
September 1890 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Lillian Trumbo
February 1893 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 41 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 -
Birth of a son
#5William Elliot Trumbo
October 15, 1898 (Age 41 years)
Census June 11, 1900 (Age 43 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 58 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 59 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 60 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 granddaughter
#1Nancy Elizabeth Noggle
January 1, 1919 (Age 61 years)
Census January 2, 1920 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Paul Jarrott Williams
April 6, 1925 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 72 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 73 years)
Death of a wifeNancy L “Nannie” Rogers
May 13, 1933 (Age 76 years)
Death May 13, 1934 (Age 77 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Moriah Cemetery
Last change August 19, 201912:21:28

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Nancy L “Nannie” Rogers - View this family
Marriage: June 12, 1883Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
9 months
Thomas Denton Trumbo
Birth: March 21, 1884 27 21Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: December 11, 1963San Diego, San Diego, California, United States
4 years
Mabel Trumbo
Birth: March 1888 31 25Missouri, United States
Death: December 1971Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
Ethel Trumbo
Birth: September 1890 33 28Missouri, United States
Death: April 1972Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
6 years
William Elliot Trumbo
Birth: October 15, 1898 41 36Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 20, 1962Ohio, United States

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Silas Dent Trumbo - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Trumbo, Silas DheadWMJan185743M18OHVAKYManager iron foundry
Trumbo, Nancy LwifeWFJUL186237M1865MOVAKY
Trumbo, Thomas DsonWMMar188416SMOOHMO
Trumbo, MabeldaughterWFMar188812SMOOHMO
Trumbo, EtheldaughterWFSep18909SMOOHMO
Trumbo, LilliandaughterWFFeb18937SMOOHMO
Trumbo, William EsonWMOct18981SMOOHMO

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Silas Dent Trumbo - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Trumbo, Silas DheadMW53M27OHVAVAshipping departmentiron company
Trumbo, Nannie LwifeFW47M2755MOVAKY
Trumbo, Thomas DsonMW26SMOOHMOsalesmancarriages
Trumbo, MabeldaughterFW22SMOOHMOteacherschool
Trumbo, EtheldaughterFW19SMOOHMOteacherschool
Trumbo, LilliandaughterFW17SMOOHMO
Trumbo, William EsonMW11SMOOHMO

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Silas Dent Trumbo - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Trumbo, Silas DheadMW64MOHVAPAforemaniron company
Trumbo, NanniewifeFW57MMOVAKY
Trumbo, Thomas DsonMW34SMOOHMOmanagerautomobile
Trumbo, MabeldaughterFW30SMOOHMOteacherschool
Trumbo, William EsonMW21SMOOHMO

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Silas Dent Trumbo - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Trumbo, Silas DheadMW73M27OHPANJ
Trumbo, NanniewifeFW66M21MOVAKY
Trumbo, MabeldaughterFW42SMOOHMOteacherschool