The Shemwell Family

John Alonzo MegeeAge: 85 years18931978

John Alonzo Megee
Given names
John Alonzo
Birth January 21, 1893 21 24
Birth of a brotherWiley Buchanan Megee Sr
January 12, 1895 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a sisterBertha Jane Megee
October 22, 1896 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 brotherWilliam Robert Megee
December 15, 1898 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterMeta Morvella “Mettie” Megee
April 7, 1901 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterLester Mae Megee
March 1, 1903 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha Viola Megee
March 22, 1905 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Washington Megee
June 14, 1906 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterDaisy Adeline Megee
May 3, 1908 (Age 15 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherJesse Edgar Megee
April 5, 1911 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 22 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 23 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 24 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 26 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherRobert Frank Shaw
May 12, 1921 (Age 28 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Washington Megee
April 22, 1922 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 36 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 37 years)
Death of a motherMary Elizabeth “Nancy” Shaw
October 8, 1942 (Age 49 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah Catherine Futrell
March 25, 1944 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 48 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 56 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 fatherJames Thomas Megee
May 5, 1955 (Age 62 years)
Death of a sisterDaisy Adeline Megee
December 10, 1967 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sisterMeta Morvella “Mettie” Megee
August 21, 1970 (Age 77 years)
Death of a brotherWiley Buchanan Megee Sr
September 25, 1975 (Age 82 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 52 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 of a brotherCharles Monroe Megee
February 26, 1977 (Age 84 years)
Death October 13, 1978 (Age 85 years)
Cemetery: Resthaven Memorial Park
Last change March 1, 202118:29:28

by: Bruce Troutman
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Marriage: January 8, 1891Ozark, Missouri, United States
10 months
elder brother
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
younger brother
Wiley Buchanan Megee Sr
Birth: January 12, 1895 23 26Missouri, United States
Death: September 25, 1975Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
21 months
younger sister
Bertha Jane Megee
Birth: October 22, 1896 25 28Ellis, Texas, United States
Death: November 9, 1989Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
younger brother
William Robert Megee
Birth: December 15, 1898 27 30Oklahoma, United States
Death: September 11, 1994Oklahoma, United States
2 years
younger sister
Meta Morvella “Mettie” Megee
Birth: April 7, 1901 29 32Missouri, United States
Death: August 21, 1970Oklahoma, United States
23 months
younger sister
Lester Mae Megee
Birth: March 1, 1903 31 34Missouri, United States
Death: February 1984Newkirk, Kay, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
younger sister
Martha Viola Megee
Birth: March 22, 1905 33 36Missouri, United States
Death: July 18, 1989Ohio, United States
15 months
younger brother
George Washington Megee
Birth: June 14, 1906 34 38Ozark, Missouri, United States
Death: July 28, 1986Amarillo, Randall, Texas, United States
23 months
younger sister
Daisy Adeline Megee
Birth: May 3, 1908 36 40Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States
Death: December 10, 1967Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
younger brother
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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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