The Shemwell Family

William Elliot TrumboAge: 63 years18981962

Name
William Elliot Trumbo
Given names
William Elliot
Surname
Trumbo
Birth October 15, 1898 41 36
Census June 11, 1900 (Age 19 months)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Military
WWI Draft Registration
September 12, 1918 (Age 19 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 18 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 19 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 2, 1920 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Melvina Christian
December 30, 1926 (Age 28 years)
Cause: Heart disease
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 30 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 8, 1930 (Age 31 years)
Death of a motherNancy L “Nannie” Rogers
May 13, 1933 (Age 34 years)
Death of a fatherSilas Dent Trumbo
May 13, 1934 (Age 35 years)
Census April 7, 1940 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 43 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 51 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 47 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death April 20, 1962 (Age 63 years)
Last change August 19, 201912:21:28

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 12, 1883Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
9 months
elder brother
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
elder sister
Mabel Trumbo
Birth: March 1888 31 25Missouri, United States
Death: December 1971Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
elder sister
Ethel Trumbo
Birth: September 1890 33 28Missouri, United States
Death: April 1972Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
3 years
elder sister
6 years
himself
William Elliot Trumbo
Birth: October 15, 1898 41 36Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 20, 1962Ohio, United States
Family with Ethel Gladens Boney - View this family
himself
William Elliot Trumbo
Birth: October 15, 1898 41 36Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: April 20, 1962Ohio, United States
wife
Ethel Gladens Boney
Birth: 1902Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States
Death: February 9, 1966Ohio, United States
daughter
Private
son
Private

William Elliot Trumbo has 1 first cousin recorded

Father's family (0)

MilitaryU.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Silas Dent Trumbo - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
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

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
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