The Shemwell Family

George Pearce ReardenAge: 70 years18711942

George Pearce Rearden
Given names
George Pearce
Birth May 21, 1871 38 35
MarriageCumi Elizabeth “Bettie” BrooksView this family

Birth of a sisterAddie Lee Rearden
September 18, 1874 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a brotherWalter Eugene Rearden
March 14, 1876 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherLuther E Rearden
July 1878 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a paternal grandfatherTimothy Rearden
1880 (Age 8 years)
Death of a fatherJason Betal Rearden
April 15, 1888 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Homer A Rearden
April 4, 1895 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Brooksie Rearden
June 20, 1897 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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 -
Census June 9, 1900 (Age 29 years)
Death of a sisterAddie Lee Rearden
March 20, 1911 (Age 39 years)
Death of a motherAnn Adline Switzer
August 18, 1915 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Wesley Rearden
October 30, 1916 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 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 45 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 46 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 -
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 58 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a brotherThomas Judge Rearden
1939 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherWalter Eugene Rearden
November 2, 1941 (Age 70 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 70 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 April 24, 1942 (Age 70 years)
Cemetery: Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery
Last change November 16, 201709:45:38

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 18, 1856Chambers, Alabama, United States
10 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
8 years
elder sister
Mary Viola Rearden
Birth: March 19, 1867 34 30
Death: December 3, 1957Chambers, Alabama, United States
4 years
3 years
younger sister
Addie Lee Rearden
Birth: September 18, 1874 41 38
Death: March 20, 1911Chambers, Alabama, United States
18 months
younger brother
Walter Eugene Rearden
Birth: March 14, 1876 43 39
Death: November 2, 1941Chambers, Alabama, United States
2 years
younger brother
Family with Cumi Elizabeth “Bettie” Brooks - View this family
Homer A Rearden
Birth: April 4, 1895 23 23Alabama, United States
Death: March 26, 1970Troup, Georgia, United States
2 years
Brooksie Rearden
Birth: June 20, 1897 26 25Alabama, United States
Death: June 9, 1977Chambers, Alabama, United States

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - George Pearce Rearden - Household

Ridge Grove, Chambers, Alabama

Rearden, George PheadWMMay187129MALSCGAFarmer
Rearden, BettiewifeWFApr187228M22ALALAL
Rearden, HomersonWMApr18955SALALAL
Rearden, BrooksiedaughterWFJun18962SALALAL