The Shemwell Family

Judith “Jude” McMillanAge: 68 years18681936

Name
Judith “Jude” McMillan
Given names
Judith
Surname
McMillan
Married name
Judith Shemwell
Nickname
Jude
Note: Called "Julia" in son Herschel's Death Cert. and "Judy" in census. Cousin Vickie Cothern dau. of "Shine" Shemwell, dua. of her son Herschel, confirmed Jude via her mother.
Birth July 7, 1868 50 42
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 5 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
Death of a motherElizabeth Carolyn Williams
before 1870 (Age 17 months)

Census July 15, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret McLeod
1878 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 11 years)
Note: Julett McMillan
Death of a fatherJohn Leo McMillan
after 1881 (Age 12 years)

MarriageWilliam Francis Marian “Will” ShemwellView this family
November 23, 1886 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#1William Herschel Shemwell
September 1891 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Ora May Shemwell
July 6, 1893 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Ellie A Shemwell
April 23, 1896 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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
Death of a sisterElizabeth C McMillan
October 10, 1899 (Age 31 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#4Leonard Homer Shemwell Sr.
February 10, 1907 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sisterMary Jane McMillan
July 8, 1908 (Age 40 years)
Member March 31, 1909 (Age 40 years)
Note: R.E. Lee Chapter #1192 UDC
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Herschel ShemwellOra E McIntoshView this family
October 8, 1914 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childJames Herbert NashEllie A ShemwellView this family
January 17, 1916 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 47 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a grandson
#1Herbert Marion “Son” Nash
June 6, 1917 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Herschel ShemwellIda Lillian PowersView this family
June 20, 1917 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Ulvesford William Shemwell
September 18, 1917 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 48 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 49 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/
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Ora Louise Shemwell
April 5, 1919 (Age 50 years)
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Leslie Rudolph Nash
August 2, 1921 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Henrietta Shemwell
October 13, 1923 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Arthuretta “Sissy” Nash
December 10, 1924 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Katherine Sunshine “Shine” Shemwell
November 12, 1925 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8William Berry “Bill” Nash
January 8, 1929 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childCecil Clemith MosleyOra May ShemwellView this family
May 7, 1929 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childLeonard Homer Shemwell Sr.Elsie Mae WilliamsView this family
September 21, 1929 (Age 61 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 1, 1930 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Leonard Homer Shemwell Jr.
September 15, 1930 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10George William Shemwell
January 23, 1932 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Mary Betty Nash
June 19, 1933 (Age 64 years)
Death of a brotherCorneilius Philip “Neal” McMillan
September 24, 1933 (Age 65 years)
Cause: Gun shot wound under left arm
Birth of a grandson
#12Thomas Gilbert “Tommy” Shemwell
December 18, 1933 (Age 65 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Margaret McMillan
February 3, 1934 (Age 65 years)
Burial of a sisterSarah Margaret McMillan
February 4, 1934 (Age 65 years)
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Birth of a grandson
#13Raymond Franklin “Buster” Nash Sr.
April 24, 1934 (Age 65 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Herschel Shemwell
July 20, 1935 (Age 67 years)
Address: 2481 Princeton St.
Cause: rheumatic heart disease
Burial of a sonWilliam Herschel Shemwell
after July 20, 1935 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Death December 20, 1936 (Age 68 years)
Burial
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Ancestral file number

Last change July 29, 201915:37:17

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 3, 1849Stewart, Tennessee, United States
21 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
John Hugh McMillan
Birth: September 18, 1854 36 28Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 12, 1940Houston, Tennessee, United States
14 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
15 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
herself
Family with William Francis Marian “Will” Shemwell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 23, 1886Houston, Tennessee, United States
5 years
son
22 months
daughter
Ora May Shemwell
Birth: July 6, 1893 24 24Tennessee, United States
Death: May 1, 1965Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
3 years
daughter
11 years
son

Judith “Jude” McMillan has 19 first cousins recorded

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - John Leo McMillan - Household

Erin, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
John McMillan52MWFarmerTN
Sallie McMillan17FWKeeping houseTN
John McMillan16MWFarm handTN
William McMillan15MWFarm handTN
Neal McMillan13MWFarm handTN
Elizabeth McMillan11FWAt homeTN
James McMillan7MWTN
Nancy McMillan5FWTN
Judy McMillan3FWTN

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - John Leo McMillan - Household

Houston Tn.

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
J L McMillanWM62headMWFarmingTNNCNC
S M McMillanWF27daughterS-Keeping houseTNTNTN
J H McMillanWM25sonS-FarmerTNTNTN
N P McMillanWM21sonS-CooperingTNTNTN
El C McMillanWF19daughterS-TNTNTN
J L McMillanWM16sonS-Farm HandTNTNTN
N A McMillanWF14daughterS-TNTNTN
Julett McMillanWF12daughterS-TNTNTN

Census
Julett McMillan
Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William H. Shemwell - Household

Florence, Lauderdale, Alabama, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupationMnsUEduEng?Home
William ShemwellHeadWMOct 186831M11--TNILTNCooper
Judith ShemwellwifeWFJul 186930M1133TNTNTN
Herschel ShemwellsonWMSep 18918S---TNTNTN
Ora ShemwelldaughterWFJul 18936S---TNTNTN
Ella ShemwelldaughterWFApr 18964S---TNTNTN

Notes: Next door to John Shemwell

Member
R.E. Lee Chapter #1192 UDC
Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William H. Shemwell - Household

Dist. 4 Houston, Tennessee, USA

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYOIN/AEngLOccupationIndustryEmployEmNWksUEduHomeVetInfirm
Will H. ShemwellHeadMW42M21--TNILTNCooper
Julia ShemwellwifeFW42M2164TNTNTN
Herschel ShemwellsonMW19S---TNTNTN
Ora M. ShemwelldaughterFW16S---TNTNTN
Ellie A. ShemwelldaughterFW14S---TNTNTN
Leonard H. ShemwellsonMW2S---TNTNTN

Notes: Enum Dist. 56

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - William H. Shemwell - Household

NameRelationTenSexRaceAgeMCYOIN/AYONEduBPFBPMBPNLEng?OccupationIndustryEmploy
Will ShemwellHeadMW52MTNILTNFarmer
Judy ShemwellwifeFW52MTNTNTN
Ora ShemwelldaughterFW25STNTNTN
Homer ShemwellsonMW12STNTNTN
Herschel ShemwellsonMW28MTNTNTN
Lillian Powersdaughter-in-lawFW23MTNTNTN
Ulvesford ShemwellgrandsonMW2STNTNTNFarmer
Louise ShemwellgrandaughterFW8mSTNTNTN

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Cecil Clemith Mosley - Household

Detroit, Wayne, MI.

NameRelationAssetsSexRaceAgeMCAgMEduBPFBPMBPNLYOIN/AEng?OccupationIndustryEmployVetWar
Cecil C. MosleyheadMW23M22TNTNTNLaborerAuto factory
Ora M. MosleywifeFW35M34TNTNTN
Judie Shemwellmother-in-lawFW63?17TNTNTN
James R. McQuarterlodgerMW56S22TNTNTNLaborerAuto factory
Edward RosslodgerMW24S21TNUNKTNLaborerAuto factory

Name
Called "Julia" in son Herschel's Death Cert. and "Judy" in census. Cousin Vickie Cothern dau. of "Shine" Shemwell, dua. of her son Herschel, confirmed Jude via her mother.