The Shemwell Family

Peter Robert ShawAge: 75 years18931968

Peter Robert Shaw
Given names
Peter Robert
Birth January 4, 1893 41 29
DivorceMinnie CrawfordView this family

Birth of a sisterFrances L Shaw
April 1895 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherJoe Shaw
May 1897 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 -
Birth of a sisterEthel Shaw
October 1898 (Age 5 years)
Census June 6, 1900 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterAnnie Shaw
September 9, 1900 (Age 7 years)
Marriage of a parentThomas J ShawMary GreenView this family
1907 (Age 13 years)
Census April 25, 1910 (Age 17 years)
Civil marriagePearl SmithView this family
July 3, 1910 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#1Hazel Elmer Shaw
April 26, 1915 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 22 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 23 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 24 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#2Eveline Shaw
1919 (Age 25 years)
Census January 5, 1920 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sisterHattie Elizabeth Shaw
February 7, 1921 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 21, 1930 (Age 37 years)
Death of a wifeBertha Isolene Smith
January 2, 1933 (Age 39 years)
Civil marriageMinnie CrawfordView this family
November 4, 1933 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Ralph Virgil Price
1935 (Age 41 years)
Census May 10, 1940 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 48 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 56 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 52 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 November 1968 (Age 75 years)
Last change April 19, 202019:51:59

by: Donna Osiek
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 1880Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
3 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
5 years
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
18 months
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
Father’s family with Mary Green - View this family
Marriage: 1907Tennessee, United States
Family with Bertha Isolene Smith - View this family
Bertha Isolene Smith
Birth: October 23, 1894Searcy, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 2, 1933Mountain View, Stone, Arkansas, United States
Family with Pearl Smith - View this family
Marriage: July 3, 1910Obtion, Tennessee, United States
5 years
Hazel Elmer Shaw
Birth: April 26, 1915 22 23Kennett, Dunklin, Missouri, United States
Death: December 6, 1988Arkansas, United States
5 years
Family with Minnie Crawford - View this family
Marriage: November 4, 1933Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Divorce: Cooper, Missouri, United States
Lewis Ezra Smart + Bertha Isolene Smith - View this family
wife’s husband
Bertha Isolene Smith
Birth: October 23, 1894Searcy, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 2, 1933Mountain View, Stone, Arkansas, United States

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Thomas Shaw - Household

Obion, Tennessee, United States

Shaw, ThomasheadWMApr185149M20TNTNTNfarming
Shaw, ElyzawifeWFApr186337M2097TNTNTN
Shaw, William HsonWMNov188316STNTNTNfarm laborer
Shaw, Mary HdaughterWFMay189010STNTNTN
Shaw, PetesonWMJan18918MTNTNTN
Shaw, Frances LdaughterWFApr18955STNTNTN
Shaw, JoesonWMMay18973STNTNTN
Shaw, EtheldaughterWFOct18981STNTNTN

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Peter Robert Shaw - Household

Obion, Tennessee, United States

Shaw, PeteheadMW18MTNTNTNhired handfarm

Living in William Starr's household

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Peter Robert Shaw - Household

Clay, Arkansas, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Shaw, Peter RheadMW27WTNTNTNrailroadsection house
Shaw, HazelsonMW4SARARTN