The Shemwell Family

Bonnie R JacksonAge: 71 years19001971

Bonnie R Jackson
Given names
Bonnie R
Married name
Bonnie R Dockins
Birth July 20, 1900 35 35
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Franklin Driskill
April 18, 1902 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a sisterInfant Daughter Jackson
February 9, 1903 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterInfant Daughter Jackson
March 3, 1903 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Son Jackson
May 19, 1904 (Age 3 years)
Death of a brotherInfant Son Jackson
July 7, 1904 (Age 3 years)
Census May 5, 1910 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 15 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 16 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Death of a fatherRobert H Jackson
December 28, 1918 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 17 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 2, 1920 (Age 19 years)
MarriageHerman DockinsView this family
calculated 1925 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Marjorie Evelyn Dockins
April 23, 1925 (Age 24 years)
Death of a brotherWilber C Jackson
August 10, 1929 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 29 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 41 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 motherFrances Tennessee “Fannie” Driskill
April 22, 1951 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 49 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 -
Death of a sisterAlice Belle Jackson
February 2, 1968 (Age 67 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 45 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 12, 1971 (Age 71 years)
Cemetery: Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Last change May 24, 202013:18:43

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
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
elder brother
Wilber C Jackson
Birth: September 23, 1894 29 29Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 10, 1929Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
2 years
elder sister
Osa B Jackson
Birth: October 5, 1896 32 31Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 1, 1991Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, United States
2 years
elder brother
Murry Frank “Ras” Jackson
Birth: December 6, 1898 34 33Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 4, 1984Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
19 months
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
Family with Herman Dockins - View this family
Herman Dockins
Birth: October 10, 1899Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 4, 1981Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Bonnie R Jackson
Birth: July 20, 1900 35 35Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 12, 1971Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: calculated 1925
4 months
Marjorie Evelyn Dockins
Birth: April 23, 1925 25 24Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 25, 2002Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States

Bonnie R Jackson has 18 first cousins recorded

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

East Boggess, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

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

Frank next door

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Frances Tennessee “Fannie” Driskill - Household

Trowbridge Street Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

Jackson, FannieheadFW65Wd27KYTNKY
Dockins, Hermanson in lawMW30M21KYKYKYMechanicAuto Repair Shop
Dockins, BonniedaughterFW29M20KYKYKY
Dockins, Marjorie Egrand daughterFW4-3mSKYKYKY