The Shemwell Family

Andrew Jackson ElderAge: 79 years18511931

Andrew Jackson Elder
Given names
Andrew Jackson
Birth October 13, 1851
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 5 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 9 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 15 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 15 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 years)

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 -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 26 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 46 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 -
MarriageMarinda Jane “Jennie” SissellView this family
November 18, 1903 (Age 52 years)
Census May 13, 1910 (Age 58 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 64 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 65 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 66 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 9, 1920 (Age 68 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 77 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 17, 1930 (Age 78 years)
Death August 28, 1931 (Age 79 years)
Cemetery: Hubbell Cemetery
Last change December 21, 202017:40:37

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Marinda Jane “Jennie” Sissell - View this family
Andrew Jackson Elder
Birth: October 13, 1851Wayne, Wayne, Ohio, United States
Death: August 28, 1931Hubbell, Thayer, Nebraska, United States
Marriage: November 18, 1903Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States
Brown + Marinda Jane “Jennie” Sissell - View this family
wife’s husband
William H Jordan + Marinda Jane “Jennie” Sissell - View this family
wife’s husband
Marriage: April 25, 1875Lucas, Iowa, United States
18 months

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Andrew Jackson Elder - Household

Lincoln, Washington

Elder, Andy JheadMW56M6MIUSUSBlacksmith
Elder, Marinda JwifeFW52M611IATNTNDress Maker

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Sheldon Lewis Chase - Household

Sheridan Road Chicago, Cook, IL

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Elder, JanelodgerFW62MIAUSUS
Elder, Andrew JlodgerMW67MOHUSUSBlacksmithOwn Shop

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Andrew Jackson Elder - Household

Durham Street Hubbell, Thayer, Nebraska

Elder, AndrewheadMW79MILILIL
Elder, JanewifeFW72M19IATNTN