The Shemwell Family

Wilber C JacksonAge: 34 years18941929

Name
Wilber C Jackson
Given names
Wilber C
Surname
Jackson
Birth September 23, 1894 29 29
Birth of a sisterOsa B Jackson
October 5, 1896 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 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 brotherMurry Frank “Ras” Jackson
December 6, 1898 (Age 4 years)
Census June 19, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterBonnie R Jackson
July 20, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Franklin Driskill
April 18, 1902 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterInfant Daughter Jackson
February 9, 1903 (Age 8 years)
Death of a sisterInfant Daughter Jackson
March 3, 1903 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Son Jackson
May 19, 1904 (Age 9 years)
Death of a brotherInfant Son Jackson
July 7, 1904 (Age 9 years)
Census May 5, 1910 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 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 22 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 of a fatherRobert H Jackson
December 28, 1918 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 23 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 2, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Death August 10, 1929 (Age 34 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Last change May 14, 202017:20:33

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: January 14, 1892Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
13 months
elder sister
Alice Belle Jackson
Birth: February 10, 1893 28 28Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 2, 1968Redfield, Spink, South Dakota, United States
19 months
himself
Wilber C Jackson
Birth: September 23, 1894 29 29Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 10, 1929Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
2 years
younger sister
Osa B Jackson
Birth: October 5, 1896 32 31Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 1, 1991Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, United States
2 years
younger brother
Murry Frank “Ras” Jackson
Birth: December 6, 1898 34 33Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 4, 1984Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
19 months
younger sister
Bonnie R Jackson
Birth: July 20, 1900 35 35Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 12, 1971Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger sister
Infant Daughter Jackson
Birth: February 9, 1903 38 38Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 3, 1903Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
15 months
younger brother
Infant Son Jackson
Birth: May 19, 1904 39 39Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 7, 1904Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

Wilber C Jackson has 18 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Robert H Jackson - Household

Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Jackson, RheadWMOct186437M8KYTNTNFarmer
Jackson, Frances TwifeWFDec186336M844KYTNKY
Jackson, BelldaughterWFFeb18937SKYKYKY
Jackson, Wilber CsonWMSep18945SKYKYKY
Jackson, Osa BdaughterWFOct18963SKYKYKY
Jackson, Murry FsonWMDec18981SKYKYKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Robert H Jackson - Household

East Boggess, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Jackson, R HheadMW47M18KYTNTNFarmerDairy Farm
Jackson, FranceswifeFW45M1875KYKYKY
Jackson, BelledaughterFW17SKYKYKYFarm LaborerHome Farm
Jackson, WilbersonMW15SKYKYKYFarm LaborerHome Farm
Jackson, OsadaughterFW13SKYKYKYFarm LaborerHome Farm
Jackson, FranksonMW11SKYKYKYFarm LaborerHome Farm
Jackson, BonniedaughterFW9SKYKYKYFarm LaborerHome Farm

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Frances Tennessee “Fannie” Driskill - Household

Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Jackson, Frances TheadFW55WdKYTNKY
Jackson, Belle AdaughterFW26SKYKYKYLaborerHome Farm
Jackson, Wilber CsonMW25SKYKYKYFarmerFarm
Jackson, Osa BdaughterFW23SKYKYKYLaborerHome Farm
Jackson, Bonnie RdaughterFW19SKYKYKYLaborerHome Farm

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