The Shemwell Family

Hugh Dinsmore StitesAge: 60 years19001960

Hugh Dinsmore Stites
Given names
Hugh Dinsmore
Birth September 16, 1900 38 25
Birth of a sisterHelen Stites
1905 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Stites
August 6, 1907 (Age 6 years)
Census April 14, 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-
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 1920 (Age 19 years)
Census January 23, 1920 (Age 19 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 -
Death of a fatherProf. Horace Luster Stites
June 9, 1933 (Age 32 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 motherAlma M Cockrell
March 8, 1949 (Age 48 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 -
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 5, 1960 (Age 60 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 11, 1899Pilot Grove, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Divorce: after February 1920Oklahoma, United States
1 year
Hugh Dinsmore Stites
Birth: September 16, 1900 38 25Pilot Grove, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: November 5, 1960Oregon, United States
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Richard Stites
Birth: August 6, 1907 44 32Missouri, United States
Death: August 28, 1984Washington, United States
Father’s family with Llewellyn D “Lula” Berry - View this family
Marriage: June 15, 1892Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States
17 months
Audrey Maurine Stites
Birth: November 1, 1893 31 22Pilot Grove, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: October 21, 1969Tarrant, Texas, United States
Mother’s family with Edward Lee Shemwell - View this family
Edward Lee Shemwell
Birth: February 15, 1873 26 23Cooper, Missouri, United States
Death: December 7, 1896Blackwater, Cooper, Missouri, United States
Marriage: September 11, 1893
15 months

Hugh Dinsmore Stites has 0 first cousins recorded

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Prof. Horace Luster Stites - Household

Band Street Canadian, Pittsburg, Oklahoma

Stites, Horace LheadMW47M210MOTNTNTeacherHigh School
Stites, AlmawifeFW36M210MOKYKY
Stites, AudreydaughterFW16SMOMOMO
Stites, HughsonMW9SMOMOMO
Stites, RichardsonMW2SMOMOMO
Shemwell, Marystep daughterFW15SMOMOMO

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Prof. Horace Luster Stites - Household

610 W Boyd Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Stites, Horace RheadMW57MMOTNTNSuperintendentSchools
Stites, AlmawifeFW45MMOKYKY
Stites, HughsonMW19SMOMOMO
Stites, HelendaughterFW15SMOMOMO
Stites, RichardsonMW12SMOMOMO