The Shemwell Family

Sallie May RossAge: 85 years18981983

Name
Sallie May Ross
Given names
Sallie May
Surname
Ross
Married name
Sallie May Morgan
Birth March 19, 1898 35 24
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 13 days)
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 sisterLela Vivian Ross
January 4, 1900 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Samuel Ross
October 15, 1901 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherEdgar Free Ross
September 24, 1904 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherFrank Glen Ross
September 25, 1906 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherReuben Gray Ross
September 18, 1910 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherWoodrow Wilson Ross
August 27, 1912 (Age 14 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Clemons Ross
April 8, 1914 (Age 16 years)
MarriageMilton Adrian MorganView this family
December 26, 1915 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a maternal grandmotherZerutus Doretta Morris
June 13, 1917 (Age 19 years)
Death of a sisterMaggie Payton Ross
October 15, 1918 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 18 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 19 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 brotherEdgar Free Ross
April 25, 1925 (Age 27 years)
Burial of a brotherEdgar Free Ross
April 26, 1925 (Age 27 years)
Cemetery: Lucas-Rose Cemetery
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 31 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 sisterLela Vivian Ross
December 9, 1933 (Age 35 years)
Burial of a sisterLela Vivian Ross
December 10, 1933 (Age 35 years)
Cemetery: Lucas-Rose Cemetery
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Knox Polk Stagner
July 7, 1935 (Age 37 years)
Death of a motherManiza Jane Stagner
May 24, 1941 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 43 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 51 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 husbandMilton Adrian Morgan
September 9, 1963 (Age 65 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 47 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 sisterBertha Clemons Ross
December 8, 1982 (Age 84 years)
Death June 10, 1983 (Age 85 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Morgan Cemetery
Last change June 25, 201923:18:07

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 17, 1892Stewart, Tennessee, United States
9 months
elder sister
Bertha Clemons Ross
Birth: September 1, 1893 31 20Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 8, 1982Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States
3 years
elder sister
22 months
herself
Sallie May Ross
Birth: March 19, 1898 35 24Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1983Tobaccoport, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
22 months
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
Joseph Samuel Ross
Birth: October 15, 1901 39 28Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 24, 1987Wimauma, Hillsborough, Florida, United States
3 years
younger brother
Edgar Free Ross
Birth: September 24, 1904 42 31Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 25, 1925Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Frank Glen Ross
Birth: September 25, 1906 44 33Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 5, 1992Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
4 years
younger brother
Reuben Gray Ross
Birth: September 18, 1910 48 37Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 6, 1990Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
23 months
younger brother
Woodrow Wilson Ross
Birth: August 27, 1912 50 39Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 29, 2000Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Family with Milton Adrian Morgan - View this family
husband
Milton Adrian Morgan
Birth: June 11, 1893Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 9, 1963Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
herself
Sallie May Ross
Birth: March 19, 1898 35 24Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1983Tobaccoport, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: December 26, 1915Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Sallie May Ross has 38 first cousins recorded

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Mother's family (38)

Parents Lonel Desmond Hargis + Mary Addie Stagner
1Arthur Hargis18861900
2James Roy Hargis18891971
Parents William Neal Stimpson + Clementine Stagner
3Ida Irene Stimpson18981992
5Samuel Stimpson19031965
7Ruth Fay Stimpson19091993
8Joe Stimpson19111974
9Louie Stimpson19131972
Parents Ira Louis Ellis + Lucy Evelyn Stagner
1Reva E Ellis19071996
3Verna Aline Ellis19161996
5William H Ellis19211963
Parents Samuel Franklin Miles + Genevieve Lee “Jennie” Stagner
1Grady Wilson Miles19061960
3Perry Leslie Miles19081956
6Mary Ethel Miles19151916
7Infant Miles19171917
Parents James Henry Walker + Florence Lillie Stagner
4Marvin E Walker19212009
Parents John Douglas “Johnnie” Shemwell + Gracy Pearl Stagner
Parents Isaac Brandon Stagner + Annie Lee Stimson
1Morris Stagner19182001
2Gordon Stagner19211921