The Shemwell Family

Edna BohneAge: 59 years18761935

Name
Edna Bohne
Given names
Edna
Surname
Bohne
Married name
Edna O'Brien
Birth 1876
MarriageRobert Mushet O'BrienView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 2 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 22 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 40 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 41 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 42 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 44 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 53 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
Death 1935 (Age 59 years)
Last change August 24, 201920:33:41

by: Donna Osiek
Family with Robert Mushet O'Brien - View this family
husband
Robert Mushet O'Brien
Birth: September 1873 30 25New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Death: August 26, 1943New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
herself
Marriage:

No family available

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Robert Mushet O'Brien - Household

New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
O'Brien, Robert MheadMW47MLALALASuperintendentStreet car company
O'Brien, EdnawifeFW42MLALALA
O'Brien, KatemotherFW70WdLAScotlandKY