The Shemwell Family

Mary Elizabeth “Nancy” ShawAge: 74 years18681942

Mary Elizabeth “Nancy” Shaw
Given names
Mary Elizabeth
Married name
Mary Elizabeth Magee
Married name
Mary Elizabeth Megee
Birth April 8, 1868 29 23
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 8 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 -
Birth of a sisterMartha Palestine Shaw
July 1870 (Age 2 years)
Census September 1, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Marriage of a parentRobert Frank ShawNancy J PruittView this family
1871 (Age 2 years)
Note: Both documents show that a Robert F Snow married Nancy J Pruitt in 1871. These documents are transc…
Death of a brotherJeremiah J Shaw
January 14, 1871 (Age 2 years)
Death of a motherFrances Rachel Holliman
February 28, 1871 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a half-brotherSamuel W Shaw
July 1872 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a half-sisterNancy A Shaw
about 1875 (Age 6 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 -
Census June 5, 1880 (Age 12 years)
MarriageJames Thomas MegeeView this family
January 8, 1891 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1Charles Monroe Megee
November 8, 1891 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2John Alonzo Megee
January 21, 1893 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#3Wiley Buchanan Megee Sr
January 12, 1895 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Bertha Jane Megee
October 22, 1896 (Age 28 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 -
Birth of a son
#5William Robert Megee
December 15, 1898 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Meta Morvella “Mettie” Megee
April 7, 1901 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Lester Mae Megee
March 1, 1903 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Martha Viola Megee
March 22, 1905 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#9George Washington Megee
June 14, 1906 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10Daisy Adeline Megee
May 3, 1908 (Age 40 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#11Jesse Edgar Megee
April 5, 1911 (Age 42 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 -
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-
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 -
Census January 14, 1920 (Age 51 years)
Death of a fatherRobert Frank Shaw
May 12, 1921 (Age 53 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 -
Census April 1930 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 73 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 October 8, 1942 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: Park Grove Cemetery
Note: Gravesite Details: Age 74 Sex F Born Alabama Parents Robert Shaw Cause of Death Heart Place of Death Tulsa, Ok
Last change March 19, 202111:53:34

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1865Alabama, United States
20 months
elder brother
Jeremiah J Shaw
Birth: August 1866 27 21Alabama, United States
Death: January 14, 1871Newton, Arkansas, United States
20 months
2 years
younger sister
Martha Palestine Shaw
Birth: July 1870 31 25Stockton, Cedar, Missouri, United States
Death: 1943Chandler, Comanche, Oklahoma, United States
Father’s family with Nancy J Pruitt - View this family
Nancy J Pruitt
Birth: April 8, 1850 29 38Arkansas, United States
Death: August 21, 1929Boone, Arkansas, United States
Marriage: 1871Newton, Arkansas, United States
19 months
4 years
Family with James Thomas Megee - View this family
Marriage: January 8, 1891Ozark, Missouri, United States
10 months
Charles Monroe Megee
Birth: November 8, 1891 20 23Lutie, Ozark, Missouri, United States
Death: February 26, 1977Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States
14 months
John Alonzo Megee
Birth: January 21, 1893 21 24Hamilton, Texas, United States
Death: October 13, 1978Newkirk, Kay, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
Wiley Buchanan Megee Sr
Birth: January 12, 1895 23 26Missouri, United States
Death: September 25, 1975Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
21 months
Bertha Jane Megee
Birth: October 22, 1896 25 28Ellis, Texas, United States
Death: November 9, 1989Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
William Robert Megee
Birth: December 15, 1898 27 30Oklahoma, United States
Death: September 11, 1994Oklahoma, United States
2 years
Meta Morvella “Mettie” Megee
Birth: April 7, 1901 29 32Missouri, United States
Death: August 21, 1970Oklahoma, United States
23 months
Lester Mae Megee
Birth: March 1, 1903 31 34Missouri, United States
Death: February 1984Newkirk, Kay, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
Martha Viola Megee
Birth: March 22, 1905 33 36Missouri, United States
Death: July 18, 1989Ohio, United States
15 months
George Washington Megee
Birth: June 14, 1906 34 38Ozark, Missouri, United States
Death: July 28, 1986Amarillo, Randall, Texas, United States
23 months
Daisy Adeline Megee
Birth: May 3, 1908 36 40Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States
Death: December 10, 1967Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
Jesse Edgar Megee
Birth: April 5, 1911 39 42Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States
Death: September 20, 1985Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States

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Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Robert F Shaw - Household

Benton, Cedar, Missouri

Shaw, Robert Fhead28MWFarm LaborerTN
Shaw, Rachelwife24FWAL
Shaw, Jeremiah Json3MWAL
Shaw, Mary Edaughter2FWAL
Shaw, Martha Pdaughter2mFWMO

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Robert Frank Shaw - Household

Bear Creek. Boone. Arkansas, United States

Shaw, Robert FWM41headMFarmer1TNGASC
Shaw, Nancy JWF30wifeMKeeps HouseNoARARAR
Shaw, Mary EWF12daughterMWorks in houseNoNoMOTNAL
Shaw, Martha PWF9daughterSWorks in houseNoNoMOTNAL
Shaw, Samuel WWM7sonSYesNoNoARTNAR
Shaw, Nancy AWF5daughterSNoNoARTNAR
Shaw, JaneWF71MotherWDWorks in house
Shaw, HannahWF33SisterSWorks in houseNoNo

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - James Thomas Megee - Household

Glencoe, Payne, Oklahoma, United States

Megee, James TheadMW38M1MOMSTNEnglishFarmerGeneral FarmOAYesYesRF
Magee, Mary EwifeFW42M1181010ALTNUSEnglishNoneYesYes
Megee, Charles MsonMW18SMOMOALEnglishFarm LaborerHouse FarmOAYesYesNo
Megee, John AsonMW17STXMOALEnglishFarm LaborerHouse FarmOAYesYesYes
Megee, Wiley BsonMW15SMOMOALEnglishFarm LaborerHouse FarmOAYesYesYes
Megee, Bertha JdaughterFW13STXMOALEnglishNoneYesYesYes
Megee, William RsonMW11SOKMOALEnglishNoneYesYesYes
Megee, Meta MdaughterFW9SMOMOALNone
Megee, Lester MdaughterFW7SMOMOALNone
Megee, Martha VdaughterFW5SMOMOALNone
Megee, George WsonMW3SMOMOALNone
Megee, Daisy AdaughterFW1 11/12SOKMOALNone

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - James Thomas Magee - Household

North Fox, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Shaw, Robert Ffather-in-lawMW80MYesYesTNUSUSYesNone
Shaw, Nancy Jmother-in-lawFW65MYesYesUSUSUSYesNone
McGee, James TheadRMW48MYesYesMOMSTNYesFarmerGeneral FarmingOA
McGee, Mary EwifeFW52MYesYesALTNUSYesHouse Wife
McGee, John AsonMW26SYesYesTXMOALYesLaborerFarmW
McGee, Bertha AdaughterFW22SYesYesTXMOALYesLaborerFarm
McGee, Lester MaydaughterFW16SYesYesYesMOMOALYesNone
McGee, Martha VdaughterFW14SYesYesYesMOMOALYesNone
McGee, George WsonMW13SYesYesYesMOMOALYesNone
McGee, DaisydaughterFW10SYesYesYesALMOALYesNone
McGee, JessiesonMW8SYesYesYesALMOALYesNone

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - James Thomas Megee - Household

Long, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States

Megee, James TheadRYesMW58M19NoYesMOMSTNYesFarmGeneral FarmOYesNo
Magee, Mary EwifeFW62M23NoYesALMOALYesNone
Megee, John AsonMW37SNoYesTXMOALYesLaborerGeneral FarmWYesYesWW
Megee, Jesse EsonMW19SNoYesOKMOALYesLaborerWYes
Megee, George WsonMW23SNoYesMOMOALYesNone

Gravesite Details: Age 74 Sex F Born Alabama Parents Robert Shaw Cause of Death Heart Place of Death Tulsa, Ok