The Shemwell Family

Ruth Fay StimpsonAge: 84 years19091993

Name
Ruth Fay Stimpson
Given names
Ruth Fay
Surname
Stimpson
Married name
Ruth Fay Stiles
Birth February 8, 1909 36 33
Birth of a brotherJoe Stimpson
January 1, 1911 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherLouie Stimpson
February 1, 1913 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 6 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 8 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 7 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 8 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 sisterDaisie Beau Stimpson
August 11, 1920 (Age 11 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Neal Stimpson
about 1923 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 20 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 maternal grandfatherJames Knox Polk Stagner
July 7, 1935 (Age 26 years)
MarriageClarence Warren StilesView this family
October 15, 1938 (Age 29 years)
Death of a husbandClarence Warren Stiles
August 26, 1940 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 32 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 40 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 motherClementine Stagner
March 20, 1962 (Age 53 years)
Death of a brotherSamuel Stimpson
September 17, 1965 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherLouie Stimpson
April 22, 1972 (Age 63 years)
Death of a brotherJoe Stimpson
April 16, 1974 (Age 65 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 36 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 brotherWilliam Henry Stimpson
October 16, 1977 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sisterAnnie Clementine Stimpson
February 1979 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sisterIda Irene Stimpson
November 2, 1992 (Age 83 years)
Death April 15, 1993 (Age 84 years)
Last change June 27, 201900:00:14

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 14, 1894Stewart, Tennessee, United States
9 months
elder sister
Daisie Beau Stimpson
Birth: February 7, 1895 22 19Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 11, 1920Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
18 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
1 year
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
Samuel Stimpson
Birth: September 7, 1903 30 27Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 17, 1965Marion, Crittenden, Arkansas, United States
8 months
elder sister
5 years
herself
Ruth Fay Stimpson
Birth: February 8, 1909 36 33Wetumka, Hughes, Oklahoma, United States
Death: April 15, 1993Parish, Oswego, New York, United States
23 months
younger brother
Joe Stimpson
Birth: January 1, 1911 38 35Judsonia, White, Arkansas, United States
Death: April 16, 1974Hughes, St Francis, Arkansas, United States
2 years
younger brother
Louie Stimpson
Birth: February 1, 1913 40 37Judsonia, White, Arkansas, United States
Death: April 22, 1972Crittenden, Arkansas, United States
Family with Clarence Warren Stiles - View this family
husband
Clarence Warren Stiles
Birth: January 25, 1897Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
Death: August 26, 1940Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
herself
Ruth Fay Stimpson
Birth: February 8, 1909 36 33Wetumka, Hughes, Oklahoma, United States
Death: April 15, 1993Parish, Oswego, New York, United States
Marriage: October 15, 1938Crittenden, Arkansas, United States

Ruth Fay Stimpson has 38 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (38)

Parents Lonel Desmond Hargis + Mary Addie Stagner
1Arthur Hargis18861900
2James Roy Hargis18891971
Parents Joseph Clemons Ross + Maniza Jane Stagner
2Maggie Payton Ross18961918
3Sallie May Ross18981983
4Lela Vivian Ross19001933
5Joseph Samuel Ross19011987
6Edgar Free Ross19041925
7Frank Glen Ross19061992
8Reuben Gray Ross19101990
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