The Shemwell Family

Ona Dorcas StevensAge: 91 years18841976

Ona Dorcas Stevens
Given names
Ona Dorcas
Married name
Ona Dorcas Goodman
Married name
Ona Dorcas Massey
Birth August 19, 1884
MarriageEdward C MasseyView this family

Birth of a son
#1William Avery “Willie” Cash
1894 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 13 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 -
MarriageWilliam L GoodmanView this family
1902 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#2Lemuel Orville Goodman
December 12, 1902 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Mina Marie Goodman
July 20, 1904 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4Anna Lee Goodman
June 11, 1907 (Age 22 years)
Death of a daughterAnna Lee Goodman
October 11, 1907 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#5Hiram Samuel Goodman
October 11, 1908 (Age 24 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#6William Otis “Willie” Goodman
January 21, 1911 (Age 26 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam L Goodman
September 14, 1911 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sonHiram Samuel Goodman
January 24, 1913 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 32 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 33 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 -
Marriage of a childJames Clark CrouchMina Marie GoodmanView this family
1924 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Bernadine Crouch
February 16, 1926 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 45 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Doris Irene Crouch
July 20, 1933 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 57 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 -
Death of a sonWilliam Otis “Willie” Goodman
November 20, 1951 (Age 67 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 65 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 -
Death of a husbandEdward C Massey
August 23, 1971 (Age 87 years)

Marriage of a childSherrill DriskillMina Marie GoodmanView this family
August 11, 1973 (Age 88 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 61 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. -
Adoption of a sonWilliam Avery “Willie” Cash

Adoption: Adopted by father
Death January 22, 1976 (Age 91 years)
Cemetery: Tiline Cemetery
Last change September 10, 201914:55:19

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with William L Goodman - View this family
Marriage: 1902Kentucky, United States
-7 years
9 years
Lemuel Orville Goodman
Birth: December 12, 1902 28 18Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 1987Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
19 months
3 years
Anna Lee Goodman
Birth: June 11, 1907 33 22Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 11, 1907Livingston, Kentucky, United States
16 months
Hiram Samuel Goodman
Birth: October 11, 1908 34 24Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 24, 1913Livingston, Kentucky, United States
2 years
William Otis “Willie” Goodman
Birth: January 21, 1911 36 26Livingston, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1951Bay City, Bay, Michigan, United States
Family with Edward C Massey - View this family

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William L Goodman - Household

Driskill, Livingston, Kentucky, United States

Goodman, William LheadMW35M28KYVATNfarmergeneral farm
Goodman, Ona DwifeFW25M1853KYKYKY
Goodman, OrvillesonMW7SKYKYKY
Goodman, MinadaughterFW5SKYKYKY
Goodman, HiramsonMW1SKYKYKY
Cash, Willie AsonMW16SKYUSUSfarmerhome farm
Stanley, Masonhalf-brotherMW46SKYKYTNfarmerhome farm
Cochran, Mary EmotherFW67Wd43TNTNTNown income