The Shemwell Family

Levis Hinchey1869

Name
Levis Hinchey
Given names
Levis
Surname
Hinchey
Birth estimated 1869 43 39
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869

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
Census June 20, 1870 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a sisterPauline Caroline Hinchey
July 1870 (Age 18 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherIsaac Holmes Waller
May 11, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherRebecca Vines Singleton
July 10, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 9 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 paternal grandfatherJames Bartlett Hinchey
December 17, 1883 (Age 14 years)
Death of a sisterMary Jane “Sis” Hinchey
June 28, 1897 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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 sisterPauline Caroline Hinchey
March 25, 1904 (Age 35 years)
Cause: Consumption - Tuberculosis
Death of a fatherJoshua Crude Hinchey
March 18, 1907 (Age 38 years)
Death of a motherMary Jane Waller
May 26, 1912 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 47 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 48 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 49 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 60 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 brotherJames Joshua Hinchey
February 16, 1936 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherIsaac Marion “Pute” Hinchey
April 1, 1940 (Age 71 years)
Burial of a brotherIsaac Marion “Pute” Hinchey
April 2, 1940 (Age 71 years)
Cemetery: Bevel Cemetery
Death of a sisterSarah Catherine “Kate” Hinchey
March 28, 1944 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Frank Hinchey
February 8, 1945 (Age 76 years)
Address: 2469 Harvard St.
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 72 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 81 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 sisterFrancis Ann “Fannie” Hinchey
May 22, 1956 (Age 87 years)
Address: 957 Mt. Vernon
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 77 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
Deathunknown

Last change December 5, 201515:19:46

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1850
6 years
elder brother
23 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
15 months
elder brother
William Frank Hinchey
Birth: April 2, 1861 36 32Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 8, 1945Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
23 months
elder sister
5 years
elder sister
Sarah Catherine “Kate” Hinchey
Birth: October 26, 1867 42 38Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 28, 1944Henry, Tennessee, United States
2 years
herself
Levis Hinchey
Birth: estimated 1869 43 39Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death:
19 months
younger sister

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Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Joshua Crude Hinchey - Household

Dist. 2 Paris, Henry, Tennessee, USA

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
Joshua Crude Hinchey45MWFarmerNC
M J Hinchey41FWVA
Jas J Hinchey14MWTN
M J Hinchey12FWTN
I M Hinchey10MWTN
W F Hinchey8MWTN
A E Hinchey6FWTN
C Hinchey3FWTN
Levis Hinchey11mFWTN

Notes: Living in same household with brother William & family