The Shemwell Family

Lula HudspethAge: 99 years18811981

Lula Hudspeth
Given names
Married name
Lula McAllister
Birth January 24, 1881 26 20
Death of a paternal grandfatherCapt. James Harvey Hudspeth
November 28, 1886 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 17 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 -
Census June 18, 1900 (Age 19 years)
MarriageGeorge McAllisterView this family
February 9, 1904 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Janice McAllister
December 8, 1904 (Age 23 years)
Death of a motherMary Lavada “Mollie” Altom
February 21, 1906 (Age 25 years)
Census April 22, 1910 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#2Robert E McAllister
August 22, 1913 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 34 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 35 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 36 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 23, 1920 (Age 38 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherArmelda Ann Holland
March 16, 1922 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 48 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 49 years)
Death of a fatherDr. Joseph Cathern Hudspeth
July 13, 1936 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childRobert E McAllisterOdette Mabel WashbondView this family
November 6, 1936 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1George Robert “Butch” McAllister
June 1, 1939 (Age 58 years)
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 59 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 60 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 68 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 daughterMary Janice McAllister
July 1966 (Age 85 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge McAllister
May 18, 1972 (Age 91 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 64 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 sonRobert E McAllister
April 23, 1981 (Age 100 years)
Death 1981 (Age 99 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Zion Cemeter
Last change December 1, 202115:43:00

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Dr. Joseph Cathern Hudspeth
Birth: September 13, 1854 23 19Kentucky, United States
Death: July 13, 1936Sandoval, Marion, Illinois, United States
Marriage: 1880Marion, Illinois, United States
13 months
Lula Hudspeth
Birth: January 24, 1881 26 20Marion, Illinois, United States
Death: 1981Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States
Family with George McAllister - View this family
George McAllister
Birth: September 6, 1877Illinois, United States
Death: May 18, 1972Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States
Lula Hudspeth
Birth: January 24, 1881 26 20Marion, Illinois, United States
Death: 1981Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States
Marriage: February 9, 1904Bond, Illinois, United States
10 months
Mary Janice McAllister
Birth: December 8, 1904 27 23Illinois, United States
Death: July 1966Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
9 years
Robert E McAllister
Birth: August 22, 1913 35 32Potomac, Vermilion, Illinois, United States
Death: April 23, 1981Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States

Lula Hudspeth has 3 first cousins recorded

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