The Shemwell Family

Mintie Idella TheobaldAge: 62 years18721935

Name
Mintie Idella Theobald
Given names
Mintie Idella
Surname
Theobald
Married name
Mintie Idella Lawrence
Birth August 1872 21 22
MarriageIra Humphrey LawrenceView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlfred Charles Herndon
1880 (Age 7 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Theobald
March 20, 1896 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1Henry H Lawrence
March 29, 1896 (Age 23 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherMaria E “Mary” Leister
June 2, 1897 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 25 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
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha Frances Vinson
1908 (Age 35 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 44 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 45 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/
Death of a fatherHenry Theobald
September 17, 1922 (Age 50 years)
Death of a motherMary J Herndon
October 14, 1929 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 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 May 9, 1935 (Age 62 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Maplewood Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
Henry Theobald
Birth: February 27, 1851 31 26New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Death: September 17, 1922Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
mother
Marriage:
herself
Family with Ira Humphrey Lawrence - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage:
son

Mintie Idella Theobald has 8 first cousins recorded