The Shemwell Family

Theodus Sarah Lancaster1883

Name
Theodus Sarah Lancaster
Given names
Theodus Sarah
Surname
Lancaster
Married name
Theodus Sarah Olive
Birth June 1883 37 20
Birth of a sisterJaney M Lancaster
November 1884 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a sisterMelba Lancaster
October 1886 (Age 3 years)
Death of a motherMartha Ann Carney
January 10, 1893 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 14 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
Census June 19, 1900 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#1Frank Olive
1905 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#2Henry Olive
1908 (Age 24 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherElijah Lancaster
October 5, 1908 (Age 25 years)
Cause: Asthma
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Clauson
July 8, 1916 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 32 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 33 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 34 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 28, 1920 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 46 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 of a fatherWilliam Clauson Lancaster
February 1, 1936 (Age 52 years)
Cause: Asthma
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 58 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 of a brotherWilliam E Lancaster
November 7, 1946 (Age 63 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 66 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
Death of a husbandSmith Robert Olive
1955 (Age 71 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 62 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
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Last change September 10, 201912:04:47

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage:
elder brother
William E Lancaster
Birth: May 10, 1880 34 17Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 7, 1946Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
herself
18 months
younger sister
Janey M Lancaster
Birth: November 1884 38 22Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death:
2 years
younger sister
Melba Lancaster
Birth: October 1886 40 23Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death:
Family with Smith Robert Olive - View this family
husband
herself
son
4 years
son
daughter
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Theodus Sarah Lancaster has 17 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William Clauson Lancaster - Household

District 7, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Lancaster, William CheadWMMar184654WdTNTNTNfarmer
Lancaster, William EsonWMMay188119STNTNTNfarm laborer
Lancaster, Thadus SdaughterWFJun188317STNTNTN
Lancaster, Janey MdaughterWFNov188415STNTNTN
Lancaster, MelbadaughterWFOct188613STNTNTN
Lancaster, JosephheadWMUnk185545WdTNTNTNfarmer
Lancaster, JohnsonWMJul188316STNTNTNfarm labor
Lancaster, FredsonWMUnk188514STNTNTNfarm laborer
Lancaster, MyrtonsonWMUnk188911STNTNTNfarm laborer