The Shemwell Family

Rosie Mills1905

Rosie Mills
Given names
Birth 1905 31 23
Birth of a sisterLillian Mills
1907 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMaud Mills
1909 (Age 4 years)
Death of a fatherJohn W Mills
April 11, 1910 (Age 5 years)
Census May 19, 1910 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-sisterPauline Parker
March 6, 1914 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 11 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 12 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 13 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 -
Death of a motherHattie Elizabeth Shaw
February 7, 1921 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 24 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 36 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 45 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 41 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 of a half-sisterPauline Parker
April 19, 1998 (Age 93 years)

Last change May 9, 202018:03:35

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: March 13, 1898Obion, Tennessee, United States
22 months
elder brother
Birth: 1899 25 17Tennessee, United States
Death: 1899Tennessee, United States
21 months
elder brother
Sam E Mills
Birth: October 4, 1900 27 19Dyer, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
3 years
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with W L Parker - View this family
Pauline Parker
Birth: March 6, 1914 33Tennessee, United States
Death: April 19, 1998Troy, Obion, Tennessee, United States

Rosie Mills has 14 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Hattie Mills - Household

Dyer, Tennessee, United States

Mills, HattieheadMW28M1265TNTNTNfarmer
Mills, JohnhusbandFW37M1255TNTNTNfarmer
Mills, Sam EsonMW9STNTNTN
Mills, BobbiedaughterMW7STNTNTN
Mills, RosiedaughterFW5STNTNTN
Mills, LilliandaughterFW3STNTNTN
Mills, MauddaughterFW1STNTNTN