The Shemwell Family

Genevieve B McArthurAge: 78 years19071986

Genevieve B McArthur
Given names
Genevieve B
Married name
Genevieve B Shemwell
Birth December 10, 1907 37 30
Note: or December 11, 1907
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 9 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 10 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 21 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 25, 1930 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1Dr. Gary Neil Shemwell
March 5, 1938 (Age 30 years)
Census April 4, 1940 (Age 32 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 33 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 of a fatherNeil McArthur
February 2, 1949 (Age 41 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 42 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 -
Death of a motherOlive “Ollie” Bell
November 10, 1954 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Sharyl Elise Shemwell
February 2, 1959 (Age 51 years)
Death of a granddaughterSharyl Elise Shemwell
December 4, 1962 (Age 54 years)
Cause: Acute Pulmonary Edema
Burial of a granddaughterSharyl Elise Shemwell
December 6, 1962 (Age 54 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Moriah Cemetery
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 38 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. -
Death September 1986 (Age 78 years)

Burial after September 1986
Cemetery: Calhoun Cemetery
Last change January 29, 201711:23:28

by: Barry Shemwell
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Neil McArthur
Birth: December 15, 1869Ontario, Canada
Death: February 2, 1949Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Olive “Ollie” Bell
Birth: April 20, 1877Calhoun, Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: November 10, 1954Calhoun, Henry, Missouri, United States
Marriage: calculated 1900
8 years
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Hubert Roland Shemwell
Birth: August 5, 1907 39 31Greene, Missouri, United States
Death: January 12, 1990Excelsior Springs, Clay, Missouri, United States
Dr. Gary Neil Shemwell
Birth: March 5, 1938 30 30Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Death: November 13, 2018Raytown, Jackson, Missouri, United States

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or December 11, 1907
Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Neil McArthur - Household

High Street Tebo, Henry, Missouri

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