The Shemwell Family

Tempie Ann “Annie” O'Neal1875

Name
Tempie Ann “Annie” O'Neal
Given names
Tempie Ann
Surname
O'Neal
Married name
Tempie Ann Billingsley
Nickname
Annie
Birth October 1875
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 2 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageGeorge Franklin BillingsleyView this family
about August 1890 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a son
#1Colonel Henry Billingsley
April 22, 1891 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a son
#2Major Earl Billingsley
October 14, 1893 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#3Mearl F Billingsley
June 1897 (Age 21 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
Birth of a son
#4George Dewey Billingsley
April 18, 1900 (Age 24 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#5Miles Dave Billingsley
September 22, 1903 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Elizabeth Pearl “Bessie” Billingsley
October 24, 1906 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Bonnie Lee Billingsley
March 15, 1910 (Age 34 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#8Doc Edward Billingsley
March 10, 1913 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#9John Martis Billingsley
February 5, 1916 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 40 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 son
#10Sam Nealy Billingsley
March 11, 1918 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1June Ruby Billingsley
October 6, 1918 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 41 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 42 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/
Census January 15, 1920 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a son
#11Alvin Owie Billingsley
May 28, 1921 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Earl Billingsley Jr.
November 30, 1922 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3William Calvin Billingsley
September 16, 1923 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 54 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
Birth of a grandson
#4John Martis Billingsley Jr.
1942 (Age 66 years)

Birth of a grandson
#5Alvin Richard Billingsley
October 4, 1942 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Donald Wayne Billingsley
February 4, 1943 (Age 67 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 66 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a grandson
#7Randall Steve “Duck” Billingsley
March 19, 1946 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Martha Brenda Billingsley
March 10, 1947 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Virginia Anne Billingsley
June 23, 1947 (Age 71 years)

Death of a husbandGeorge Franklin Billingsley
March 27, 1950 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 74 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a daughterElizabeth Pearl “Bessie” Billingsley
June 7, 1955 (Age 79 years)
Death of a sonMajor Earl Billingsley
June 1, 1961 (Age 85 years)
Death of a grandsonJohn Martis Billingsley Jr.
1966 (Age 90 years)

Death of a sonGeorge Dewey Billingsley
February 1968 (Age 92 years)
Death of a sonColonel Henry Billingsley
July 11, 1970 (Age 94 years)
Death of a sonDoc Edward Billingsley
February 9, 1972 (Age 96 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 70 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a grandsonWilliam Calvin Billingsley
July 26, 1979 (Age 103 years)
Death of a sonMiles Dave Billingsley
May 3, 1982 (Age 106 years)
Deathunknown

Family with George Franklin Billingsley - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about August 1890
9 months
son
3 years
son
Major Earl Billingsley
Birth: October 14, 1893 21 18Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: June 1, 1961Los Angeles, California, United States
4 years
son
Mearl F Billingsley
Birth: June 1897 25 21Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: November 1, 1989Floyd, Georgia, United States
3 years
son
George Dewey Billingsley
Birth: April 18, 1900 28 24Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: February 1968Cobb, Georgia, United States
3 years
son
Miles Dave Billingsley
Birth: September 22, 1903 31 27Georgia, United States
Death: May 3, 1982Troup, Georgia, United States
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Bonnie Lee Billingsley
Birth: March 15, 1910 38 34Esom Hill, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: July 19, 1991Inyo, California, United States
3 years
son
Doc Edward Billingsley
Birth: March 10, 1913 41 37Cedar Town, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: February 9, 1972Chambers, Alabama, United States
3 years
son
John Martis Billingsley
Birth: February 5, 1916 44 40Esom Hill, Polk, Georgia, United States
Death: April 29, 1998Riverside, California, United States
2 years
son
3 years
son

No family available

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - George Franklin Billingsley - Household

3rd Precinct Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupationMnsUEduEng?Home
George Franklin BillingsleyheadWMJan 187228M11--ALSCSCFarmer
Ann wifeWFOct 187524M1154ALALAL
Henry C. BillingsleysonWMApr 18919S---ALALAL
Earl BillingsleysonWMOct 18936S---ALALAL
Meral F. BillingsleysonWMJun 18972S---ALALAL
George L. BillingsleysonWMApr 19001mS---ALALAL
Mary Minerva BradfordmotherWFApr 185149W---SCNCSC

Notes: Mother Mary is Widowed

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - George Franklin Billingsley - Household

Dist. 1079 Esom Hill, Polk, Georgia, USA

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPOccupationIndustry
George Franklin BillingsleyheadMW38M20--ALSCSCFarmerGeneral Farm
Tempie Ann wifeFW34M2087ALALAL
Earl BillingsleysonMW16S---ALALALLaborerHome farm
Mearl F. BillingsleysonMW12S---ALALAL
George L. BillingsleysonMW9S---ALALAL
Miles Dave BillingsleysonMW6S---GAALAL
Bessie Pearl BillingsleydaughterFW3S---ALALAL
Bonnie Lee BillingsleydaughterFW1moS---GAALAL

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - George Franklin Billingsley - Household

Bryant Street Bauxite, Saline, Arkansas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Billingsley, GeorgeheadMW49MALSCSCMill handBauxite Mill
Billingsley, AnniewifeFW44MALALAL
Billingsley, EarlsonMW25SALALALMachinistPipe Shop
Billingsley, Mearl sonMW22SALALALMill handBauxite Mill
Billingsley, George DsonMW19SALALALMill handBauxite Mines
Billingsley, DavesonMW16SGAALAL
Billingsley, Bessie PdaughterFW13SALALAL
Billingsley, BonniedaughterFW9SGAALAL
Billingsley, DocksonMW6SALALAL
Billingsley, MardissonMW3-10mSGAALAL
Billingsley, NealiesonMW1-9mSARALAL