The Shemwell Family

Robert Bruce BarrAge: 43 years18741917

Name
Robert Bruce Barr
Given names
Robert Bruce
Surname
Barr
Birth 1874
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 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 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 42 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 43 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
Death December 4, 1917 (Age 43 years)
Last change September 14, 201919:36:11

by: Donna Osiek
Family with Rosa Bell Jackson - View this family
himself
Robert Bruce Barr
Birth: 1874Maryland, United States
Death: December 4, 1917Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
wife
Rosa Bell Jackson
Birth: June 8, 1878 20 19Missouri, United States
Death: May 6, 1927Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
daughter
Private

No family available

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Robert Bruce Barr - Household

Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Barr, Robert headMW35M7MDMDMDpublisherdaily paper
Barr, Rosa wifeFW31M7MOILMO