The Shemwell Family

Julia A McMillanAge: 67 years18671935

Name
Julia A McMillan
Given names
Julia A
Surname
McMillan
Married name
Julia A Shemwell
Birth October 5, 1867 42 34
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a sisterElenora McMillan
1869 (Age 14 months)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 14 months)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret McLeod
1878 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 10 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a sisterElenora McMillan
before 1880 (Age 12 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 12 years)
Death of a fatherDaniel McMillan
after 1880 (Age 12 years)
MarriageWilliam Henry ShemwellView this family
June 20, 1888 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Lorena Shemwell
January 28, 1890 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Ruby Ann Shemwell
September 28, 1896 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 30 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
Birth of a daughter
#3Irene Shemwell
March 28, 1899 (Age 31 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 32 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherSarah Elizabeth “Sallie” Tomlinson
April 22, 1916 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 48 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 49 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
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 50 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Ewing Chadwell “Chad” Drumright
March 24, 1923 (Age 55 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 61 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 8, 1930 (Age 62 years)
Death of a sisterMary McMillan
April 14, 1932 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Double Pneumonia
Death of a brotherDr. William Hugh McMillan
December 16, 1934 (Age 67 years)
Cause: Bronchial Pneumonia
Burial of a brotherDr. William Hugh McMillan
December 17, 1934 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Ann Lee Drumright
March 14, 1935 (Age 67 years)
Death October 3, 1935 (Age 67 years)
Cause of death: coronary thrombosis
Burial October 4, 1935 (1 day after death)
Cemetery: Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 12, 1852Stewart, Tennessee, United States
1 year
elder sister
Mary McMillan
Birth: December 7, 1853 29 20Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 14, 1932Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
Dr. William Hugh McMillan
Birth: July 29, 1859 34 26Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 16, 1934Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
22 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Margaret X “Maggie” McMillan
Birth: 1865 40 31Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 15, 1948Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
herself
2 years
younger sister
Elenora McMillan
Birth: 1869 44 35Erin, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: before 1880Erin, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Family with William Henry Shemwell - View this family
husband
William Henry Shemwell
Birth: July 6, 1864 49 29Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 9, 1951Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
herself
Marriage: June 20, 1888Houston, Tennessee, United States
19 months
daughter
Lorena Shemwell
Birth: January 28, 1890 25 22Tennessee, United States
Death: May 1991Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
7 years
daughter
Ruby Ann Shemwell
Birth: September 28, 1896 32 28Tennessee, United States
Death: March 1970Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
daughter
Irene Shemwell
Birth: March 28, 1899 34 31Brownsville, Haywood, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 26, 1995Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

Julia A McMillan has 14 first cousins recorded

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Daniel McMillan - Household

Erin, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
Daniel McMillan41MWFarmerTN
Sarah McMillan36FWKeeping houseTN
Mary McMillan16FWAt HomeTN
Nancy McMillan14FWAt HomeTN
William McMillan11MWTN
Daniel McMillan9MWTN
Sarah McMillan7FWTN
Margaret McMillan5FWTN
Julia McMillan3FWTN
Elenora McMillan1FWTN
Margaret McMillan77FWNC

Notes: There are 2 Daniel McMillans on this page

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Daniel McMillan - Household

Houston Tn.

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
Daniel McMillanWM56headM-FarmerTNNCNC
S E McMillanWF47wifeM-Keeping houseTNTNTN
N C McMillanWF24daughterS-TNTNTN
W H McMillanWM20sonS-Works on farmTNTNTN
D B McMillanWM19sonS-Works on farmTNTNTN
S E McMillanWF17daughterS-TNTNTN
Margaret McMillanWF15daughterS-TNTNTN
J A McMillanWF12daughterS-TNTNTN

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William Henry Shemwell - Household

Humbolt, Gibson Tn.

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupationMnsUEduEng?Home
William Henry ShemwellheadWMJul 186435M11--TNMSAL?? hook fast
Julia A. ShemwellwifeWFOct 186731M1133TNTNTN
Lorena ShemwelldaughterWFJan 188812S---TNTNTN
Ruby Ann ShemwelldaughterWFSep 18963S---TNTNTN
Irene ShemwelldaughterWFApr 18991S---TNTNTN
Bessie Kerrsister-in-lawWFFeb 186327S---TNTNTN

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William Henry Shemwell - Household

Ashburn Ln. Humbolt, Gibson Tn.

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYOIN/AEngLOccupationIndustryEmployEmNWksUEduHomeVetInfirm
William Henry ShemwellheadMW45M23--TNILTNLumber buyerJarrell & Co.
Julia ShemwellwifeFW43M2333TNUNKUNK
Lorena ShemwelldaughterFW22S---TNTNTNTeacherLiteral Department
Ruby ShemwelldaughterFW13S---TNTNTN
Irene ShemwelldaughterFW11S---TNTNTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Emma G. Crapo - Household

Twenty Second Ave N. Nashville, Davidson Tn

NameRelationTenSexRaceAgeMCYOIN/AYONEduBPFBPMBPNLEng?OccupationIndustryEmploy
Emma G. CrapoHeadFW40WTNENGKYTeacherPublic School
Anna SingletonMotherFW77WKYNDKY
Julia Shemwellboarder -headFW53WTNVAVA
Lorena Shemwellboarder -daughterFW26STNTNTNTeacherPublic School
Ruby Shemwellboarder -daughterFW22STNTNTNStenographerInsurance Co.
Irene Shemwellboarder -daughterFW20STNTNTNStenographerInsurance Co.

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Ruby Ann Shemwell - Household

Battery Ln. Davidson, Tn

NameRelationAssetsSexRaceAgeMCAgMEduBPFBPMBPNLYOIN/AEng?OccupationIndustryEmployVetWar
Ruby A ShemwellheadFW33S-TNUSTNStenographerBrokerage Co.
Julia ShemwellmotherFW62M20TNMAUS
Lorena Shemwellelder sisterFW42S-TNTNUSTeacherPublic School
Emma G CropoboarderFW-S-TNENGKYTeacherPublic School