The Shemwell Family

James Bertram Hudspeth SrAge: 60 years18901951

James Bertram Hudspeth Sr
Given names
James Bertram
Name suffix
Birth June 19, 1890 28 26
Birth of a sisterMargaret E “Marjorie” Hudspeth
October 1892 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAmanda Elizabeth “Manda” Shemwell
July 31, 1893 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert Boyce “Bob” Hudspeth
April 1896 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 7 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 -
Census June 20, 1900 (Age 10 years)
Death of a motherLaura A Shutt
January 11, 1901 (Age 10 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames McHenry Shutt
October 24, 1902 (Age 12 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 25 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 26 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 27 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 7, 1920 (Age 29 years)
MarriageLorena F TopmillerView this family
about 1921 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a son
#1James Bertram Hudspeth Jr.
May 26, 1925 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 39 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 4, 1930 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#2Paul Robert Hudspeth
August 19, 1933 (Age 43 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret E “Marjorie” Hudspeth
January 21, 1938 (Age 47 years)
Census April 10, 1940 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 51 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 fatherJames Shemwell Hudspeth
November 26, 1950 (Age 60 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 59 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 55 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 June 2, 1951 (Age 60 years)
Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery
Last change October 28, 201913:49:49

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 15, 1887Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
3 years
2 years
younger sister
Margaret E “Marjorie” Hudspeth
Birth: October 1892 30 28Kentucky, United States
Death: January 21, 1938Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
4 years
younger brother
Family with Lorena F Topmiller - View this family
Marriage: about 1921
4 years
8 years
Paul Robert Hudspeth
Birth: August 19, 1933 43 33Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 2, 2013Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - James Shemwell Hudspeth - Household

Sharon and Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

Hudspeth, James SheadWMJan186238M11KYKYKYfarmer
Hudspeth, Laura AwifeWFOct186336M1133KYKYKY
Hudspeth, James BsonWMJun18909SKYKYKY
Hudspeth, Margery EdaughterWFOct18927SKYKYKY
Hudspeth, Robert BsonWMApr18964MKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - James Bertram Hudspeth Sr - Household

Boat Landing Pike Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky

Hudspeth, BertheadMW39M30KYKYKYPrescriptionistDrug Store
Hudspeth, LorenawifeFW30M20KYKYKY
Hudspeth, Bert JrsonMW4-11mSKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - James Bertram Hudspeth Sr - Household

809 South Tenth Street Shelbyville, Shelby, Kentucky

Hudspeth, James BheadMW49MKYBowling GreenWarrenKYPharmicistDrug Store
Hudspeth, LorenaXwifeFW40MKYBowling GreenWarrenKY
Hudspeth, James B JrsonMW14SKYBowling GreenWarrenKY
Hudspeth, PaulsonMW6SKYBowling GreenWarrenKY