The Shemwell Family

Lucille Maria “Nannie” MillarAge: 51 years18691921

Lucille Maria “Nannie” Millar
Given names
Lucille Maria
Married name
Lucille Maria Shemwell
Married name
Lucille Maria Bigham
Birth September 14, 1869
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed

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 -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
MarriageAndrew Jackson ShemwellView this family
December 24, 1885 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Minor Bird Shemwell
October 19, 1886 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Mayme L Shemwell
December 26, 1887 (Age 18 years)
Death of a sonMinor Bird Shemwell
July 3, 1888 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#3Myrtle Shemwell
March 1892 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 28 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 -
Consent of guardianAndrew Jackson ShemwellView this family
Consent of guardian

Note: Lucian Miller
Civil marriageEdward E BighamView this family
April 3, 1904 (Age 34 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Humphrey ParkerMayme L ShemwellView this family
September 26, 1907 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Lucille Maria “Lucy” Parker
1909 (Age 39 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Marshall Vance Parker
February 14, 1913 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 46 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 47 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 48 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 13, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Death March 20, 1921 (Age 51 years)
Burial March 21, 1921 (1 day after death)
Cemetery: IOOF Cemetery
Last change February 14, 201918:03:17

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: December 24, 1885Mississippi, Missouri, United States
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Family with Edward E Bigham - View this family
Marriage: April 3, 1904Cairo, Alexander, Illinois, United States

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Edward E Bingham - Household

Chapman & Briam Rd. Charleston, Mississippi, Missouri

Bingham, Edward EheadMW48M6ILILILCarpenterConstruction
Bingham, LucillewifeFW40M632MOMOKY
Shemwell, MyrtleFW19SMOMOMO

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Mamie Shemwell - Household

1220 Strange Ave St. Louis, Missouri

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Parker, MamieheadFW32WdMOILMO
Parker, Lucille MdaughterFW11SMOILMO
Parker, Marshall VsonMW6SMOILMO
Bigham, Lucille MmotherFW50MMOMOKY
Bingham, EdwardfatherMW58MILILILContractorLumber
Shemwell, MyrtlesisterFW28SARILMOStenographerBank

Consent of guardian
Lucian Miller