The Shemwell Family

Edward TreiberAge: 76 years18741950

Edward Treiber
Given names
Birth February 26, 1874
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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 -
MarriageRowena Permila GrahamView this family
1912 (Age 37 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 41 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 42 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 43 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 -
Census January 8, 1920 (Age 45 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 55 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 56 years)
Census April 19, 1940 (Age 66 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 67 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 -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 75 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 71 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. -
Death December 29, 1950 (Age 76 years)
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by: Donna Osiek
Family with Rowena Permila Graham - View this family
Edward Treiber
Birth: February 26, 1874Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Death: December 29, 1950Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States
Rowena Permila Graham
Birth: August 1886 44 33Missouri, United States
Death: February 9, 1978Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Marriage: 1912Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Edward Treiber - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Treiber, EdwardheadMW48MWashington, DCRussiaGermanSwitzerlandSwiss Germanforemanprinting house
Treiber, Rowena PwifeFW33MMOMOKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Edward Treiber - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Treiber, Edward GheadMW56M38District of ColumbiaRussiaSwitzerlandsuperintendentprinting
Treiber, Rowena PwifeFW43M26MOMOKYsaleswomandepartment store

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Edward Treiber - Household

Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

Treiber, Edward GheadMW66MDCprintercommerce print company
Treiber, Rowena PwifeFW53MMOmanager kitchenetteown home
Graham, Addie LousisterFW63SMOassists managerkitchenette