The Shemwell Family

Sarah Elizabeth CromwellAge: 73 years18601933

Name
Sarah Elizabeth Cromwell
Given names
Sarah Elizabeth
Surname
Cromwell
Married name
Sarah Elizabeth McNutt
Birth September 12, 1860 29 29

Birth of a brotherOliver Clayton Cromwell
February 7, 1862 (Age 16 months)

Birth of a sisterRosa Armantha Cromwell
September 16, 1864 (Age 4 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 6 months)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Birth of a sisterFrancis Auridel Cromwell
January 12, 1866 (Age 5 years)

Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 6 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 6 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 8 years)

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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Birth of a sisterAda Quint Cromwell
April 5, 1870 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a sisterAmanda Ella Cromwell
September 25, 1873 (Age 13 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageThomas McCammon McNuttView this family
1880 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Totsie Latin McNutt
July 20, 1881 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Maggie Virginia McNutt
April 20, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3Rollie Adkerson McNutt
February 26, 1885 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#4Oliver Clayton McNutt
March 23, 1887 (Age 26 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherOliver Clayton Cromwell
July 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#5George Archie McNutt
December 10, 1888 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#6Quintus Calvin McNutt
May 8, 1891 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#7Tenon McCammon McNutt
May 17, 1893 (Age 32 years)

Birth of a son
#8Leslie Hayden McNutt
November 4, 1895 (Age 35 years)

Death of a sisterRosa Armantha Cromwell
April 1896 (Age 35 years)

Birth of a daughter
#9Tommie Hobert McNutt
December 8, 1897 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 37 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
Birth of a son
#10Estle Haskell McNutt
January 31, 1900 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a son
#11Willie McNutt
July 30, 1903 (Age 42 years)

Birth of a daughter
#12Vitrue Sunshine McNutt
January 16, 1906 (Age 45 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1Gladys V Hicks
December 11, 1906 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a grandson
#2Willie Ivan Hicks
1909 (Age 48 years)

Marriage of a childJohn L RobertsonTotsie Latin McNuttView this family
June 26, 1910 (Age 49 years)

Birth of a grandson
#3Otto Robertson
after 1910 (Age 49 years)

Birth of a grandson
#4George Robertson
after 1911 (Age 50 years)

Birth of a grandson
#5Verlie Hicks
1912 (Age 51 years)

Birth of a grandson
#6Guthrie Washington McNutt
February 22, 1913 (Age 52 years)

Birth of a grandson
#7Uval Zelna Shemwell
October 31, 1913 (Age 53 years)
Note: There was also a record indicating birth: January 25, 1914
Birth of a grandson
#8Nevil Shemwell
October 31, 1913 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9John Thomas McNutt
1914 (Age 53 years)
Death of a grandsonUval Zelna Shemwell
January 25, 1914 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Mary Elizabeth McNutt
June 13, 1915 (Age 54 years)
Death of a motherBelzada Barsheba Davis
July 9, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 55 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a grandson
#11Willard Hayden McNutt
October 15, 1917 (Age 57 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#12Halla Mae Shemwell
November 21, 1917 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 56 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 57 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/
Birth of a granddaughter
#13Edith Cloteen McNutt
January 9, 1919 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#14Genevieve V Shemwell
December 17, 1919 (Age 59 years)
Death of a grandsonNevil Shemwell
before 1920 (Age 59 years)

Marriage of a childEstle Haskell McNuttEutha B TuckerView this family
February 1921 (Age 60 years)

Death of a brotherOliver Clayton Cromwell
1922 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Linda Louise McNutt
June 2, 1923 (Age 62 years)

Death of a granddaughterEdith Cloteen McNutt
November 10, 1923 (Age 63 years)
Death of a grandsonGeorge Robertson
about 1927 (Age 66 years)

Death of a daughterMaggie Virginia McNutt
January 1, 1929 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 69 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a fatherQuintus Adkerson Cromwell
1930 (Age 69 years)

Death of a husbandThomas McCammon McNutt
September 17, 1932 (Age 72 years)
Marriage of a childEstle Haskell McNuttGenevieve DavisView this family
November 1933 (Age 73 years)

Death November 21, 1933 (Age 73 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 7, 1859
sister
herself
17 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
16 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with William L Mason - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage:
half-sister
2 years
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
21 months
half-brother
Family with Thomas McCammon McNutt - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1880
19 months
daughter
21 months
daughter
22 months
son
2 years
son
21 months
son
George Archie McNutt
Birth: December 10, 1888 35 28Kentucky, United States
Death: July 14, 1950Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
2 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
4 years
son
3 years
daughter

Sarah Elizabeth Cromwell has 19 first cousins recorded