The Shemwell Family

William Thomas BakerAge: 60 years18821943

William Thomas Baker
Given names
William Thomas
Birth December 21, 1882 27 23
Death of a fatherWilliam Cullum “Bill” Baker
November 28, 1884 (Age 23 months)
Cause: Stabbed by Robert O'Reilly
Marriage of a parentHolman Blaine Hinds Sr.Martha Evelyn “Mattie” SnodgrassView this family
about 1887 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a half-brotherHolman Blaine Hinds Jr.
August 25, 1888 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherGeorge Washington Hinds
July 10, 1890 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a half-brotherHenry Clay Hinds
October 4, 1891 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterNancy Virginia “Jennie” Hinds
December 20, 1893 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a half-sisterEliza May Hinds
February 27, 1896 (Age 13 years)
Death of a half-sisterEliza May Hinds
August 3, 1897 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 15 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 half-sisterKathleen Hinds
September 17, 1899 (Age 16 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Jane Frost
July 12, 1905 (Age 22 years)
Death of a half-brotherHolman Blaine Hinds Jr.
September 10, 1911 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 33 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 34 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 35 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 -
Death of a motherMartha Evelyn “Mattie” Snodgrass
April 21, 1922 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 46 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 58 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 January 23, 1943 (Age 60 years)
Burial January 25, 1943 (2 days after death)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Valhalla Memorial Park
Last change April 21, 202200:14:43

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
William Cullum “Bill” Baker
Birth: May 24, 1855 26 22Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 28, 1884Jellico, Campbell, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: before 1880
1 month
elder sister
Elizabeth Jane Baker
Birth: January 31, 1880 24 20Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 17, 1952Bridgeport, Mono, California, United States
3 years
William Thomas Baker
Birth: December 21, 1882 27 23Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 23, 1943Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Mother’s family with Holman Blaine Hinds Sr. - View this family
Marriage: about 1887
20 months
Holman Blaine Hinds Jr.
Birth: August 25, 1888 35 28Tennessee, United States
Death: September 10, 1911Roane, Tennessee, United States
22 months
George Washington Hinds
Birth: July 10, 1890 37 30Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: about 1968
15 months
Henry Clay Hinds
Birth: October 4, 1891 38 31Tennessee, United States
Death: May 9, 1982Tennessee, United States
2 years
Nancy Virginia “Jennie” Hinds
Birth: December 20, 1893 41 34Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 1, 1978Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
2 years
Eliza May Hinds
Birth: February 27, 1896 43 36Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 3, 1897Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
4 years
Kathleen Hinds
Birth: September 17, 1899 46 39Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 11, 1967Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States

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