The Shemwell Family

Silas E MossierAge: 41 years18761918

Name
Silas E Mossier
Given names
Silas E
Surname
Mossier
Birth February 7, 1876 38 37

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 22 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a brotherEnos Mossier
November 15, 1881 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a sisterInfant Mossier
May 2, 1884 (Age 8 years)

Death of a sisterInfant Mossier
May 3, 1884 (Age 8 years)

Death of a sisterMargaatet A Mossier
August 6, 1886 (Age 10 years)

Death of a fatherPeter Mossier
September 17, 1886 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 22 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a brotherEnos Mossier
March 5, 1901 (Age 25 years)

Death of a motherZada Jane Keelin
February 7, 1915 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death January 28, 1918 (Age 41 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 11, 1858
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elder sister
4 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
6 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister

Silas E Mossier has 35 first cousins recorded